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#Lee Westwood

# lee-westwood - Friday 16 December, 2011

Westwood takes command in Thailand
# Catch Me If You Can
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# Catch Me If You Can

Westwood takes command in Thailand

Dec 16th 2011, 1:32 PM 156 Views 0 Comments

The world number three is 11 strokes ahead of the chasing pack at the Thailand Championship.

# lee-westwood - Monday 5 December, 2011

Tiger jumps to 21st in rankings - as Rory McIlroy remains in second
# Climbing
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# Climbing

Tiger jumps to 21st in rankings - as Rory McIlroy remains in second

Dec 5th 2011, 10:23 AM 220 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy can catch Donald in the European Tour money list race by winning in Dubai this week – and hoping the Englishman finishes outside the top nine.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Westwood well ahead of McDowell, Karlsson in South Africa
# Untouchable
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# Untouchable

Westwood well ahead of McDowell, Karlsson in South Africa

Dec 3rd 2011, 7:46 PM 172 Views 0 Comments

The English golfer has established a seven-shot advantage over the rest of the field at the Nedbank Golf Challenge.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Jacobson leads by two at HSBC Champions
# Orient Express
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# Orient Express

Jacobson leads by two at HSBC Champions

Nov 5th 2011, 1:21 PM 118 Views 0 Comments

A third round of 67 vaulted the Swede into a two-shot lead over a host of major-winning challengers led by 2010 Open champion Louis Oosthuizen. Martin Kaymer, Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell are all in touch.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 29 October, 2011

McIlroy out in front at Shanghai Masters
# Going Low
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# Going Low

McIlroy out in front at Shanghai Masters

Oct 29th 2011, 12:28 PM 233 Views 1 Comment

The youngster’s campaign to claim the richest prize in world golf shows no sign of losing momentum; he’ll take a three-shot lead into the final round.

# lee-westwood - Friday 28 October, 2011

Eastern promise: McIlroy takes 2-stroke lead in Shanghai Masters
# Wee Mc
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# Wee Mc

Eastern promise: McIlroy takes 2-stroke lead in Shanghai Masters

Oct 28th 2011, 10:08 AM 201 Views 0 Comments

He kept it up this morning to stay ahead of the field and on track for the record pot.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Rory does his talking on the course as he's out on his own in Shanghai
# Eastern Promise
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# Eastern Promise

Rory does his talking on the course as he's out on his own in Shanghai

Oct 27th 2011, 2:46 PM 343 Views 0 Comments

Paired with former stablemate, Lee Westwood, the Holywood man is leading from the front.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Oh, it's on... Westwood gets paired with McIlroy in Shanghai
# Awkward
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# Awkward

Oh, it's on... Westwood gets paired with McIlroy in Shanghai

Oct 26th 2011, 5:12 PM 974 Views 2 Comments

The two golfers will be forced to team up amid an apparent row between the pair on Twitter.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Chandler admits he's been stunned by McIlroy's exit
# Confused
From The42
# Confused

Chandler admits he's been stunned by McIlroy's exit

Oct 22nd 2011, 5:34 PM 667 Views 1 Comment

Rory McIlroy’s ex-agent says he never saw the Major winner’s decision to leave ISM coming…

# lee-westwood - Sunday 18 September, 2011

European fightback falls flat as GB&I take Seve Trophy
# Pride
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# Pride

European fightback falls flat as GB&I take Seve Trophy

Sep 18th 2011, 3:09 PM 107 Views 0 Comments

After leading by five points overnight, a European fighback forced Paul McGinley’s men to dig deep.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Triple Dutch: Dyson cleans up in Holland (again)
# Deja Vu
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# Deja Vu

Triple Dutch: Dyson cleans up in Holland (again)

Sep 11th 2011, 5:10 PM 143 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy returns to number three in the world after finishing back in third place.

# lee-westwood - Friday 9 September, 2011

Animal activists claim responsibility for KLM Open attack
# In The Frame
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# In The Frame

Animal activists claim responsibility for KLM Open attack

Sep 9th 2011, 1:21 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

Lee Westwood and Rory McIlroy lie two shots off the lead as the second round gets underway in Hilversum.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 8 September, 2011

KLM Open gets underway after vandalism attacks
# Damage
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# Damage

KLM Open gets underway after vandalism attacks

Sep 8th 2011, 10:48 AM 155 Views 0 Comments

Four of the greens at the Hilversumsche Golf Club were dug up overnight.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Bjørn again! Dane caps back-to-back victories at European Masters
# Hot Streak
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# Hot Streak

Bjørn again! Dane caps back-to-back victories at European Masters

Sep 4th 2011, 3:15 PM 195 Views 0 Comments

Thomas Bjorn fired a magnificent final round 62 to capture his third European Tour title of the year and his second in as many weeks at the Omega European Masters at Crans-sur-Sierre.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Westwood and McIlroy set for final day duel in the Alps
# Rory McIlroy
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# Rory McIlroy

Westwood and McIlroy set for final day duel in the Alps

Sep 3rd 2011, 6:31 PM 133 Views 0 Comments

Former world number one Lee Westwood and US Open champion Rory McIlroy trail leader Jamie Donaldson by one and two shots, respectively, after three rounds of the European Masters.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

A bluffer's guide to... the USPGA Championship
# Knowledge
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# Knowledge

A bluffer's guide to... the USPGA Championship

Aug 10th 2011, 10:50 AM 265 Views 0 Comments

Covering everything from the “Chubby Slam” to Tiger’s disturbing facial hair, get to grips with everything you need to know about the year’s final major.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Lawrie fights for lead in Scottish Open
# Lawrie After Lee
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# Lawrie After Lee

Lawrie fights for lead in Scottish Open

Jul 7th 2011, 6:46 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

In the last tournament before the British Open, Lawrie carded an opening round 68 and lies three shots off the leaders.

# lee-westwood - Friday 17 June, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: the best of the nearly men
# Underachievers
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# Underachievers

The Magnificent Seven: the best of the nearly men

Jun 17th 2011, 10:54 AM 382 Views 0 Comments

Waterford are back in the Munster Hurling Final again, which for some reason got us thinking about seven of the best teams and individuals to never win their respective “big one.”

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

In the swing: Donald and Westwood still have Major questions to answer
# Caddy Shack
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# Caddy Shack

In the swing: Donald and Westwood still have Major questions to answer

May 31st 2011, 10:53 AM 67 Views 0 Comments

They may be the two highest-ranked players in the world, but can Luke Donald and Lee Westwood be considered truly “great” without winning one of golf’s Majors? Neil Cullen gives his view.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Donald on top of the world after Wentworth victory
# Winning
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# Winning

Donald on top of the world after Wentworth victory

May 29th 2011, 9:21 PM 106 Views 0 Comments

Luke Donald leapfrogs Lee Westwood at the top of the rankings charts with a playoff victory at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

WATCH: Brett Rumford hits freak drive
# Path To Glory
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# Path To Glory

WATCH: Brett Rumford hits freak drive

May 3rd 2011, 5:34 PM 306 Views 0 Comments

Note to self: hit the ball on to tarmac areas for added distance.

In the swing: (probably) all in the mind as Bubba wins in New Orleans
# Caddy Shack
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# Caddy Shack

In the swing: (probably) all in the mind as Bubba wins in New Orleans

May 3rd 2011, 11:26 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

Mental strength and a bit of luck helped Bubba Watson to his second PGA Tour victory of the year, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

In the swing: Westwood back on top as rankings battle serves up some intriguing subplots
# Caddy Shack
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# Caddy Shack

In the swing: Westwood back on top as rankings battle serves up some intriguing subplots

Apr 26th 2011, 11:11 AM 134 Views 0 Comments

The ongoing race to be the world’s top golfer is adding some much-needed spice to weekly proceedings, writes Neil Cullen in this week’s column.

# lee-westwood - Friday 1 April, 2011

Good start for Harrington as Walker ties course record at Houston Open
# Lone Star
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# Lone Star

Good start for Harrington as Walker ties course record at Houston Open

Apr 1st 2011, 9:29 AM 101 Views 0 Comments

Dubliner shot five birdies on his way to a first round 68 in Texas to leave him on four-under par.

# lee-westwood - Friday 4 March, 2011

Five steps to heaven: because we just don't know when to stop trying
# Flutter
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# Flutter

Five steps to heaven: because we just don't know when to stop trying

Mar 4th 2011, 4:57 PM 251 Views 1 Comment

Although if these five bets come up this weekend, we’ll be almost €30,000 richer …

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

In the swing: Quiros ace seals victory in Dubai while Harrington's inconsistency continues
# Get In The Hole
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# Get In The Hole

In the swing: Quiros ace seals victory in Dubai while Harrington's inconsistency continues

Feb 15th 2011, 11:00 AM 380 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen is back with this week’s golf round-up, including news of how comedian Bill Murray claimed the big prize on the American Tour.

# lee-westwood - Friday 11 February, 2011

Tiger on the prowl as McIlroy clings to slender advantage in Dubai
# Predator
From The42
# Predator

Tiger on the prowl as McIlroy clings to slender advantage in Dubai

Feb 11th 2011, 2:33 PM 334 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy’s round of sixty-eight is enough to keep him in the lead as Woods moves up to fifth position.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Elite trio outshone by McIlroy on day one in Dubai
# Scorcher
From The42
# Scorcher

Elite trio outshone by McIlroy on day one in Dubai

Feb 10th 2011, 3:36 PM 398 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy has posted an opening round of 65 to take a two-shot lead on day one of the Dubai Desert Classic.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Tee-Off: Goosen sets the early pace in Qatar as Kaymer struggles to find form
# Opening Drive
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# Opening Drive

Tee-Off: Goosen sets the early pace in Qatar as Kaymer struggles to find form

Feb 3rd 2011, 1:25 PM 137 Views 0 Comments

The world number two has yet to hit his stride as he attempts to leapfrog Lee Westwood with a win at this weekend’s Qatar Masters.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Jose Maria Olozabal to lead Europe in 2012
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Jose Maria Olozabal to lead Europe in 2012

Jan 18th 2011, 10:54 AM 331 Views 0 Comments

No surprises but Spaniard will be a popular choice as skipper.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Whose life would we prefer to have?
# Twitter Diary
From The42
# Twitter Diary

Whose life would we prefer to have?

Nov 17th 2010, 4:30 PM 268 Views 2 Comments

Big fights, successful gambling, playing golf for a living – it’s not a bad way to spend your time.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 2 November, 2010

Wow, this is awkward...
# Lee Westwood
From The42
# Lee Westwood

Wow, this is awkward...

Nov 2nd 2010, 2:32 PM 262 Views 0 Comments

Lee Westwood met Tiger Woods for the first time since taking his number one ranking – and there was plenty of swordplay.

# lee-westwood - Friday 8 October, 2010

Westwood's bid for golf supremacy in doubt
# Dunhill
From The42
# Dunhill

Westwood's bid for golf supremacy in doubt

Oct 8th 2010, 8:28 AM 111 Views 0 Comments

The Ryder Cup hero’s bid to become world number one could be scuppered by a recurring calf injury.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 6 October, 2010

Ryder Cup stars move back to solo action at Dunhill
# Dunhill
From The42
# Dunhill

Ryder Cup stars move back to solo action at Dunhill

Oct 6th 2010, 2:17 PM 116 Views 0 Comments

Westwood could go number one at the weekend with a top two finish.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Westwood to play at Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Westwood to play at Ryder Cup

Sep 14th 2010, 12:14 PM 182 Views 0 Comments

McGinley admits Westwood doubts are a boost for the American team, but Westwood insists he’ll recover in time for Celtic Manor.