While you were watching the Franklin Templeton Shootout, there was another golf tournament going on in Thailand.
And, while there was some spectacular play at the Thailand Golf Championship with Lee Westwood taking home the title, we wanted to bring another type of competition from this past weekend’s international event to your attention.
The event staged a “Skills Challenge”...
CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) Former champion Lee Westwood was relieved to card a 1-under-par 71 in windier conditions to trail Thailand Championship leader and English countryman Tommy Fleetwood by one shot after the second round on Friday.
Westwood had five birdies against four bogeys in rough he called brutal, and considered he played well at Amata Spring Country Club. The 2011 champ...
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5 days ago
The Fringe: Bubba Watson, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia embrace local spirit during Thailand Golf Championship.
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Lee Westwood has been working out and losing weight as he prepares to make his ninth appearance in a European Ryder Cup team.
The 41-year-old Westwood arrived for this week's Wales Open at Celtic Manor looking trim and ready to take on the United States at Gleneagles later this month.
Westwood sais with a smile ''I'm vanishing'' and that he has lost 23 pounds in six weeks.
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September 17, 2014
NEWPORT, Wales -- Instead of a month off before the Ryder Cup, Lee Westwood has decided to play the Wales Open.
Westwood was among three captain's picks for the European team. He was eliminated from the FedEx Cup playoffs at The Barclays two weeks ago. Westwood would have had four weeks off going into the Ryder Cup on Sept. 26-28 at Gleneagles.
Westwood says he can't remember the...
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September 04, 2014
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England’s Lee Westwood has made plenty of money in his career: more than $16 million on the PGA Tour and more than $40 million on the European Tour. Millions more have come in the form of endorsements along the way.But if a hefty bonus is what gets the 40-year-old over the hump and into the winner’s circle at a major for the first time in his career, then it’s a shame his sponsors...