The Westwood Golf Club Club app provides members with the ability to view their Statements and even book Tee Times. [29], Westwood dropped out of top 100 in mid-2002. Lee John Westwood OBE (born 24 April 1973) is an English professional golfer. In 1996, Westwood won his first professional tournament, the Volvo Scandinavian Masters, closely followed by the Sumitomo VISA Taiheiyo Masters in Japan. [38] In October 2010, Westwood was a member of the European team that won the 2010 Ryder Cup with a one-point win over the USA. "T" indicates a tie for a place At the 2016 U.S. Open, Westwood was again near the top of the leaderboard after the first three rounds, but playing in the penultimate group during the final round he fell away badly shooting a round 80 (+10) to finish T32. "T" indicates a tie for a place. [47] In recognition of his work with young golfers, he was awarded with the Golf Foundation's 'Spirit of Golf' Award just before the Open Championship, an award which was previously held by Gary Player and Tony Jacklin. Usually a slow starter, he began 2020 by winning the first tournament he played. 13 | 12 | 20. Donald then holed his birdie putt to win the championship and in the process became the new world number one.[13]. Golf News: Lee Westwood was voted as the European Tour's golfer of the year for 2020 on Monday, winning the award for the fourth time in his career after ending The 46-year-old shot a five-under-par 67 at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club to win the event for the first time. No tee times available, please try different criteria. His win on the Sunshine Tour's Dimension Data Pro-am in 2000 made him the first golfer to win events on all 6 of the International Federation of PGA Tours. Monday. Englishman Lee Westwood was crowned Europe's number one golfer for the third time in his career with a second-placed finish on Sunday behind compatriot Matthew Fitzpatrick, who … Born in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, Westwood began to play golf aged 13 with a half set bought by grandparents. His success continued in 1997, defending his Japanese title and winning the Malaysian Open, the Volvo Masters in Spain, and the Holden Australian Open, beating Greg Norman in a playoff. NT = No tournament due to COVID-19 pandemic, CUT = missed the halfway cut Il figure parmi les joueurs les plus titrés du Circuit européen, dont il termine en tête de l'Ordre de Mérite en 2000. [49] Westwood is a follower of Dumfries based football club Queen of the South,[50] most likely due to having Andrew Coltart as a former brother-in-law, who himself is a passionate supporter of the Scottish club. He is good friends with fellow Ryder Cup star Darren Clarke and from April 2006 he co-owned a private jet with him. See Lee Westwood tournament results. Friday. [22] The victory was worth $1,250,000. In 1991 he won his first important amateur tournament, the Peter McEvoy Trophy. Became the top-ranked player in the Official World Golf Ranking on November 1, ending Tiger Woods' reign of 281 consecutive weeks at No. Noted for his consistency, Westwood is one of the few golfers who has won tournaments on five continents – Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and Oceania – including victories on the European Tour and the PGA Tour. Wednesday. Early in 2008 he returned to the top 20 where he has remained since. Open. He finished two strokes behind Bubba Watson and Louis Oosthuizen and bemoaned his putting performance as the reason he did not win the tournament. December 07 Mon Dec 07. December 08 Tue Dec 08. Lee Westwood is Europe’s No. At 47 years, seven months and 20 days, Westwood became the oldest player to claim the European Tour’s order of merit title, now called the Race to Dubai. Westwood's win in Sun City, South Africa claimed his 24th European Tour victory and his first since the 2014 Malaysian Open. 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Called a fetch putter because it can be used to retrieve the golf ball out of the cup. At the 2012 U.S. Open, Westwood was in contention again after firing a three-under-par round of 67 in the third round to position himself three strokes behind the leaders. He has represented Europe in ten Ryder Cups. [51], Westwood was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2011 Birthday Honours. [48], Westwood's major passion is horse racing, in which he has had an interest in several successful horses, including Hoof It which won the Stewards Cup twice. His father John, a mathematics teacher, took up the game at the same time to encourage his son. He held the number one position for a total of 22 weeks. Kim's grin, Westwood's goal, proper Charlie: golf talking points Issued on: 15/12/2020 - 05:44 Kim A Lim celebrates her birdie putt on the 18th green … This was Westwood's ninth victory in Asian Tour events. Westwood has won 25 events on the European Tour and has also won tournaments in North America, Africa, Asia and Australia. Lee won the Race to Dubai for the third time. He is due to play in his last event of... Read More, Lee follows up on the Masters with the RSM Classic at Sea Island Resort this week. Putter: Ping Sigma 2 Fetch (4° of loft). 2Co-sanctioned by the Korean Tour. Note that the HSBC Champions did not become a WGC event until 2009. Westwood eventually chipped up from the drop zone and went on to make double bogey. Other interests include films, snooker and cars. Westwood returned to the winners circle in 2007 by winning both the Valle Romano Open de Andalucía and the Quinn Direct British Masters to bring his total European Tour wins to 18. Westwood earned a career-best second place at the 2010 Masters Tournament, leading by one shot going into the final day before being overtaken by eventual champion Phil Mickelson. This was his best finish at the Open since 2013 and it earned him entry into the 2020 Masters Tournament. This page was last edited on 21 December 2020, at 11:48. *As of 2019 seasons. In October 2009, Westwood ended his two-year wait for a tournament win by winning the Portugal Masters. He is the proud holder of the Harry Vardon trophy after... Read More, Lee has been in Dubai for the past week practising. Westwood had a later start at the game than many future tournament professionals, but less than two years later he was the junior champion of Nottinghamshire. "Augusta is a very special place. "T" = Tied Westwood has played in the Gary Player Invitational charity event several times to assist Player raise money for children in need around the world. Thursday. [20], In an interview with CNN in November 2017, Westwood spoke of his desire to go into the golf course design industry once he had finished playing, saying he would vow to make courses "more playable and enjoyable". Wednesday. Westwood Golf Club; No tee times available, please try different criteria. No tee times available, please try different criteria. This was Westwood's 22nd victory on the European Tour and moved him into ninth place alone on the all time European Tour winners list.[19]. If you've played it a lot and you play it well, there are a lot of repeat winners. His most successful year to date has been 2000 when he won seven tournaments worldwide and was ranked first on the European Order of Merit, ending Colin Montgomerie's long run of European Tour dominance. DP World Tour Championship. Westwood made his Ryder Cup debut in 1997 where he partnered fellow Englishman Nick Faldo in both sets of fourballs and foursomes. [12] Westwood claimed another second-place finish at the 2010 Open Championship, although he was a distant runner-up to Louis Oosthuizen. Lee wins the 2020 Race to Dubai. Lee Westwood, né le 24 avril 1973 à Worksop, est un golfeur anglais. On the par five 18th, Donald hit his approach shot into the green leaving six feet for birdie. Get the latest GOLF news on Lee Westwood. Inscrivez-vous gratuitement à la newsletter pour recevoir toutes les actualités de Golf Planète sur votre boîte e-mail tous les lundis matin. In the 1999 Ryder Cup, he partnered Darren Clarke for the fourballs and foursomes, picking up 2 points. During the final round, Westwood lost his ball in a tree on the par-four fifth hole after his drive clattered into the pines. En cliquant sur le bouton "Je m'abonne", vous acceptez la politique de gestion des données personnelles. In all eleven previous attempts he had never once made it past the second round. Europe eventually won 18½–9½. He returned to the top 10 briefly at the end of the 2008 season and again after the 2009 PGA Championship. A talented sportsman at school, Lee played rugby, cricket and football. This tournament was part of the Rolex Series. 1Co-sanctioned by the European Tour Despite the two 2nd-place finishes at the season's first three majors, Westwood did not compete in the PGA Championship due to injury. [40] In 2016, his friend Darren Clarke was captain and he was once again chosen as a wildcard, this time part of a losing team for the first time since 2008. December 11 Fri Dec 11. He is the eighth most successful European golfer on points scored, with the second highest scoring rate. He teed off at the... Read More, © Lee Westwood    All Images © Getty Images, Site Map    Cookie Policy     2Co-sanctioned by the Korean Tour, PGA Tour of Australasia playoff record (1–1). December 05 Sat Dec 05. Home; News; Profile; My Game; Gallery; Partners; Lee Westwood Winner on five continents, Ryder Cup icon. Get Golf tournament results and career results information at FOX Sports. [27], Westwood first reached the top 10 in the Official World Golf Ranking in July 1998[28] and spent a total of 160 weeks in the top 10 between then and August 2001. He has won the 2000 European Tour Order of Merit, and the renamed 2009 and 2020 Race to Dubai. [9] This was followed the next month with a win at the Dubai World Championship, which also brought with it the inaugural Race to Dubai title.[10]. [30], On 31 October 2010, Westwood became the World number one golfer, ending the reign of Tiger Woods. Winner on five continents, Ryder Cup icon. Use the Roster to connect with other members and receive notifications on upcoming club events, all by the way of your handheld or tablet. He finished in 4th place after losing the consolation match to American Mark Wilson, 1 up. December 15 Tue Dec 15. Consultez la collection des Hebdos Golf . He also partnered with Nick Faldo in the Ryder Cup that year. Lee Westwood is the Race to Dubai champion, Matthew Fitzpatrick is the DP World Tour Championship winner. He carried this form into the 2008 season, starting with two tied second places and a fifth, moving back into the top 20 in the world rankings. After his divorce, Westwood moved back to Europe from his residence in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Results not in chronological order in 2020. Westwood continued his fine run of performances in the major championships with a tied third finish at the Masters in April 2012. December 17 Thu Dec 17. He has now finished 12 times in the top five of a major without actually winning. At The Belfry in 2002 he teamed up with Sergio García in a successful partnership in which they won 3 and lost 1 of their four matches. At 47 years, seven months and 20 days, Westwood became the oldest player to claim the European Tour’s order of merit title, now called the Race to Dubai. [39], For the 2012 and 2014 tournaments, Westwood was once again a member of winning teams, with Europe beating USA at Medinah Country Club and Gleneagles. He also won the Dimension Data Pro-Am in 2000 also played at the Gary Player Country Club. 1. Saturday. Westwood, with 80 starts, has the second most major championship appearances without winning, behind Jay Haas who played 87 majors. As a result, he moved back into the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking. Search Lee Westwood. Westwood has now finished in the top-three eight times in majors without ever winning one. 2Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic. Returning to the top 100 in late 2003, Westwood's ranking remained in the 20 to 80 range from 2004 and 2007. A former top-ranked player, Westwood is renowned for being one of the greatest golfers never to win a major but there’s no doubting his status as … Westwood attempted to follow him in close to the hole but got too much backspin on his pitch and the ball spun back into the water hazard. Lee Westwood, European golf’s top dog again at the age of 47, is hoping for one last hurrah as a player in the Ryder Cup before, almost certainly, serving as a captain in the biennial event. This win meant he had won titles in four different decades on the European Tour. Westwood rejoined the PGA Tour for the 2012 season, stating that "It felt right in a Ryder Cup year" and intimated that he would like to experience the challenge for the FedEx Cup in the end of season playoffs for the first time. SHARE. [41], In 2018, Thomas Bjørn selected Westwood as one of his five vice-captains for the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National, alongside Graeme McDowell, Luke Donald, Pádraig Harrington and Robert Karlsson.[42]. Westwood married Laurae Coltart, the sister of Scottish Ryder Cup player Andrew Coltart,[43] in January 1999. "[25], In January 2020, Westwood won the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on the European Tour. "It's brilliant," said Westwood. [37], During the 2008 Matches, Westwood sat out for the first session in his Ryder Cup career during the matches after a controversial decision by captain Nick Faldo. [44] Westwood now lives in Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne. Tuesday . *Note: The 1996 Sumitomo Visa Taiheiyo Masters was shortened to 54 holes due to fog. He also partnered with Nick Faldo in the Ryder Cup that year. Westwood has frequently been mentioned as one of the best golfers without a major championship victory, despite several near misses including three runner-up finishes.[3][4][5]. Westwood won the Harry Vardon Trophy again 20 years after he first lifted it, with a steady final-round 68 at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai to go 14-under for … He also supports and sponsors his local semi professional side Worksop Town FC. In May 2011, Westwood contested a playoff at the BMW PGA Championship with fellow Englishman and at the time world number two Luke Donald. [7] At the Masters, Westwood finished tied for 11th and he narrowly missed out on becoming the first European in 38 years to win the U.S. Open, finishing 3rd on level-par. The couple have two children, Samuel Bevan and Poppy Grace. Westwood finished the 2007 season with five top 10 finishes in the last five events. It was his first victory in singles. [26] In December of that year, Westwood claimed his third Race to Dubai by finishing solo second in the season-ending DP World Tour Championship, Dubai. Westwood has also won tournaments in four decades, the 1990s, 2000s, 2010s and 2020s. CUT = missed the half way cut In addition, since 2010 Westwood has created a Junior Lee Westwood Golf Tour and Lee Westwood Golf Camps. Veuillez laisser ce champ vide. It is another course like Royal Portrush Golf Club that I don't strictly think is a bomber's paradise, although I think it helps. †Non-member earnings. Sunday. They were the only three players in the field under par for the tournament. [31][32] He remained World number one for 17 weeks,[33] before being replaced by Martin Kaymer who held the top spot for 8 weeks. He is a keen football fan who supports Nottingham Forest. Ex-wife Laurae, 42, filed papers in Florida, where the couple had a home. 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