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#Lee Westwood

# lee-westwood - Sunday 9 September, 2012

McIlroy lands BMW Championship with second win in a week
# In Form
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# In Form

McIlroy lands BMW Championship with second win in a week

Sep 9th 2012, 11:41 PM 1,446 Views 4 Comments

The world number one claimed his third victory in four starts at Crooked Stick tonight.

# lee-westwood - Monday 13 August, 2012

Westwood splits with long-term coach after Kiawah Island frustration
# Drastic Measures
# Drastic Measures

Westwood splits with long-term coach after Kiawah Island frustration

Aug 13th 2012, 11:58 AM 4,427 Views 6 Comments

“He’d lost his focus and his enthusiasm a bit because he wasn’t getting the rewards for his long game,” said Chubby Chandler of Westwood.

# lee-westwood - Monday 23 July, 2012

Open Championship costs Rory McIlroy as Tiger takes No 2 rankings spot
# The Open 2012
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# The Open 2012

Open Championship costs Rory McIlroy as Tiger takes No 2 rankings spot

Jul 23rd 2012, 2:19 PM 654 Views 0 Comments

Luke Donald remains at the top of the rankings with Woods, McIlroy, Lee Westwood and US Open champion Webb Simpson completing the top five.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 22 July, 2012

The Open 2012: McIlroy's Open campaign ends lamely
# Anti-climax
From The42
# Anti-climax

The Open 2012: McIlroy's Open campaign ends lamely

Jul 22nd 2012, 1:10 PM 3,974 Views 6 Comments

It has been yet another disappointing tournament for the Northern Irish golfer.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Sunshine brightens prospects for Open Championship
# Pathetic Fallacy
From The42
# Pathetic Fallacy

Sunshine brightens prospects for Open Championship

Jul 18th 2012, 8:16 PM 372 Views 0 Comments

Weather forecasts predict that golfers may well be in for dry conditions throughout the event.

Here's your 'whoa, Usain Bolt has really let himself go' pic of the day
# The Open
From The42
# The Open

Here's your 'whoa, Usain Bolt has really let himself go' pic of the day

Jul 18th 2012, 3:51 PM 1,267 Views 0 Comments

Oh, it’s only Lee.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Woods, Ferguson heap praise on Mandela
# Respect
From The42
# Respect

Woods, Ferguson heap praise on Mandela

Jul 17th 2012, 6:26 PM 961 Views 0 Comments

Rio Ferdinand and Luke Donald also paid tribute to the ex-South African president.

# lee-westwood - Monday 16 July, 2012

Woods to play alongside Garcia and Rose at Royal Lytham
# Groupings
From The42
# Groupings

Woods to play alongside Garcia and Rose at Royal Lytham

Jul 16th 2012, 1:47 PM 337 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy, meanwhile, is in a strong group with PGA Championship winner Keegan Bradley and Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Fit: Westwood 'getting on with it' for Open chase
# Major Problem
From The42
# Major Problem

Fit: Westwood 'getting on with it' for Open chase

Jul 11th 2012, 10:55 AM 186 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman is nursing groin and knee injuries, but he’s not one to complain.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

In the swing: The Irish Open is finally upon us
# Conjecture
From The42
# Conjecture

In the swing: The Irish Open is finally upon us

Jun 26th 2012, 9:13 AM 607 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen analyses the upcoming event and suggests it has the potential to be an even greater spectacle.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Coming to America: Westwood to move to US
# Moving Day
From The42
# Moving Day

Coming to America: Westwood to move to US

Jun 20th 2012, 3:59 PM 412 Views 1 Comment

The world number three says the move at the end of the year will give him the best chance of staying at the top.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Westwood cruises to third Nordea Masters win
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Westwood cruises to third Nordea Masters win

Jun 9th 2012, 5:19 PM 184 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman claimed his first tournament victory in more than a year today.

# lee-westwood - Friday 8 June, 2012

Westwood on cruise control in Sweden
# Nordea Masters
From The42
# Nordea Masters

Westwood on cruise control in Sweden

Jun 8th 2012, 6:14 PM 184 Views 0 Comments

The world No.3 continued to put his new irons to good use at the Nordea Masters on Friday. He’ll begin tomorrow’s final round with at a three-shot lead over compatriot Ross Fisher.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Westwood holds three-shot lead at Nordea Masters
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

Westwood holds three-shot lead at Nordea Masters

Jun 7th 2012, 7:58 PM 132 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman looked impressive as he fired eight birdies in Stockholm this afternoon.

# lee-westwood - Friday 25 May, 2012

Morrison surges into lead as McIlroy misses cut
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

Morrison surges into lead as McIlroy misses cut

May 25th 2012, 11:24 PM 207 Views 0 Comments

The Irish golfer endured a day to forget at the BMW PGA Championship.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Westwood aims to atone for costly error
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Westwood aims to atone for costly error

May 23rd 2012, 8:10 PM 209 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman missed a glorious chance to win last year’s BMW PGA Championship, remember?

Top spot on the line at Wentworth this week
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Top spot on the line at Wentworth this week

May 23rd 2012, 2:40 PM 153 Views 0 Comments

If Luke Donald can win this week’s BMW PGA Championship he’ll leapfrog world number one Rory McIlroy.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Watney leads, Tiger flatters to deceive in North Carolina
# PGA Tour
From The42
# PGA Tour

Watney leads, Tiger flatters to deceive in North Carolina

May 5th 2012, 10:07 AM 202 Views 0 Comments

Even a bizarre ruling in his favour couldn’t prevent the former world No1 from missing his first cut of the 2012 season.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Drive safely Bernard! It's the sporting tweets of the week
# Twitterati
From The42
# Twitterati

Drive safely Bernard! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Apr 29th 2012, 9:33 AM 1,064 Views 1 Comment

This week, Gary Neville explains his reaction to the Torres goal, Lee Westwood mocks Geoff Shreeves, and Bernard Brogan takes us for a ride.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot
# Doz-Ilroy
From The42
# Doz-Ilroy

Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot

Apr 19th 2012, 3:25 PM 372 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy was a summer-time bloomer in 2010 and 2011 and only a similar vein of form will stave off Luke Donald

# lee-westwood - Friday 6 April, 2012

Rory drags himself right back into it at Augusta
# US Masters
From The42
# US Masters

Rory drags himself right back into it at Augusta

Apr 6th 2012, 10:47 PM 1,451 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy is one shot off the lead at the mid-way point of the US Masters, but he was only a sideshow as Fred Couples rolled back the years on Friday.

Westwood works way up leaderboard at Masters
# US Masters
From The42
# US Masters

Westwood works way up leaderboard at Masters

Apr 6th 2012, 1:04 AM 1,141 Views 3 Comments

Lee Westwood holds a one-shot lead after an opening round of five-under, with Rory McIlroy four shots off the pace.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Westwood 'pretty confident' ahead of Masters
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Westwood 'pretty confident' ahead of Masters

Apr 3rd 2012, 9:05 PM 151 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman, ranked third in the world, claims the course at Augusta National “suits my game”.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Do or die: Els set for Masters qualification bid
# Optimism
From The42
# Optimism

Do or die: Els set for Masters qualification bid

Mar 28th 2012, 10:10 AM 207 Views 0 Comments

The veteran golfer insists he’s playing “good golf now,” as he seeks to secure a place for the tournament in August.

# lee-westwood - Monday 12 March, 2012

Rory McIlroy hangs on to No 1 as Rose breaks top 10
# Top Man
From The42
# Top Man

Rory McIlroy hangs on to No 1 as Rose breaks top 10

Mar 12th 2012, 1:03 PM 433 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old finished third at the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Sunday thanks to a late surge.

# lee-westwood - Friday 9 March, 2012

Blue Monster: World number one is one over par
# Tough Going
From The42
# Tough Going

Blue Monster: World number one is one over par

Mar 9th 2012, 9:42 AM 240 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy struggled through a round of 73 on the day one of the WGC Championship in Doral. There was little good fortune for Darren Clarke or Graeme McDowell either.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 8 March, 2012

McIlroy, Woods and the Blue Monster at Doral
# Next Gen
From The42
# Next Gen

McIlroy, Woods and the Blue Monster at Doral

Mar 8th 2012, 11:53 AM 333 Views 0 Comments

The Holywood man tees off as world number one for the first time today. Tiger Woods will be watching.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

McIlroy drawn with Westwood and Donald
# WGC
From The42
# WGC

McIlroy drawn with Westwood and Donald

Mar 7th 2012, 10:15 AM 1,198 Views 5 Comments

The new World No1 will play the opening round of this week’s Cadillac Championship in the company of European rivals Lee Westwood and Luke Donald.

On top of the world, now Rory has to stay there
# King Of The Swingers
From The42
# King Of The Swingers

On top of the world, now Rory has to stay there

Mar 7th 2012, 7:10 AM 2,168 Views 13 Comments

All of the world’s top 50 players are scheduled to compete at the Doral Golf Resort and Spa’s TPC Blue Monster in Florida, with no cut after the second round.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Top of the world, Ma! Rory McIlroy holds off Tiger to go No 1
# No 1
From The42
# No 1

Top of the world, Ma! Rory McIlroy holds off Tiger to go No 1

Mar 4th 2012, 11:06 PM 6,891 Views 62 Comments

The 22-year-old won the Honda Classic in Florida, ending Luke Donald’s time at the top of the rankings list.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Westwood happy to have Rory rivalry
# Frenemies
From The42
# Frenemies

Westwood happy to have Rory rivalry

Feb 29th 2012, 4:54 PM 348 Views 0 Comments

This week, the Ryder Cup teammates are preparing for the Honda Classic in Palm Beach, and Westwood has been forced to answer yet more questions about McIlroy.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Matter of time: McIlroy and Westwood gunning for number one
# Drive
From The42
# Drive

Matter of time: McIlroy and Westwood gunning for number one

Feb 28th 2012, 12:59 PM 207 Views 0 Comments

The current top ranker, Luke Donald, will sit out this weekend’s Honda Classic. So a top three finish in Palm Beach could be enough to give McIlroy top billing.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Stunning comeback seals McIlroy's date with destiny
# Crunch Time
From The42
# Crunch Time

Stunning comeback seals McIlroy's date with destiny

Feb 26th 2012, 6:31 PM 5,815 Views 14 Comments

Victory over Hunter Mahan in this evening’s Match Play final will see the Notherner replace Luke Donald at the summit of the world rankings.

It's on! McIlroy, Westwood to face off in Match Play
# Fight For No 1
From The42
# Fight For No 1

It's on! McIlroy, Westwood to face off in Match Play

Feb 26th 2012, 10:21 AM 3,168 Views 10 Comments

At stake for the winner — a chance to go to No 1 in the world.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 25 February, 2012

McIlroy and Westwood on course for duel in the desert
# Match Play
From The42
# Match Play

McIlroy and Westwood on course for duel in the desert

Feb 25th 2012, 11:00 AM 259 Views 0 Comments

The world numbers two and three drew a step closer to a semi-final meeting with third-round victories over Miguel Angel Jiménez and Nick Watney.

# lee-westwood - Friday 24 February, 2012

McIlroy continues quest for world number one spot in Tucson
# Match Play
From The42
# Match Play

McIlroy continues quest for world number one spot in Tucson

Feb 24th 2012, 9:47 AM 1,328 Views 7 Comments

Rory McIlroy and Lee Westwood are both in with a chance of becoming the world’s top golfer on Sunday, but Tiger Woods is out of the Accenture Match Play Championship.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Dubai victory for Cabrera-Bello as McIlroy's challenge falters
# Desert Delight
From The42
# Desert Delight

Dubai victory for Cabrera-Bello as McIlroy's challenge falters

Feb 12th 2012, 1:19 PM 270 Views 0 Comments

A poor start to his final round meant that the Northern Irishman was never in proper contention at the Dubai Desert Classic.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Rory McIlroy lurking but Cabrera-Bello out on his own in Dubai
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

Rory McIlroy lurking but Cabrera-Bello out on his own in Dubai

Feb 9th 2012, 2:13 PM 171 Views 0 Comments

The US Open champion made a late charge to have a good day at the office in the desert.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Westwood pips McIlroy in end of season rankings
# Rory's Story
From The42
# Rory's Story

Westwood pips McIlroy in end of season rankings

Dec 21st 2011, 6:25 PM 226 Views 0 Comments

Lee Westwood finishes the year as golf’s world number two following his win at the Thailand Golf Open.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Title win for Poulter, as Westwood moves to no. 2
# Form
From The42
# Form

Title win for Poulter, as Westwood moves to no. 2

Dec 18th 2011, 11:19 AM 155 Views 0 Comments

While we’ve been thinking of turkeys and icy roads, Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood have been winning golf tournaments.