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GLOBAL GRABS GOLF SITE: Continuing to gobble up clients for its e-commerce services, King of Prussia, Pa.-based Global Sports Inc. has just won the contract to develop and operate an online golfwear and equipment store at progolf.com, for Pro Golf International, which claims the country’s largest number of full-line, franchised golf retailers. The deal aims to maintain a significant Internet presence for Pro Golf, which had previously run its own Web site, while enabling the Farmington Hills, Mich.-based franchiser to focus on its 148 brick-and-mortar stores with annual sales of $210 million.