Lee Westwood - Profile

Lee Westwood: Tied 15th at Valhalla in 2000

Lee Westwood: Tied 15th at Valhalla in 2000

Still carries the unwanted tag of one of the best players yet to have never won a major after a string of near misses.

* Has spent 22 weeks at world No.1: Oct 31st, 2010-Feb 20th, 2011 and Apr 24th, 2011-May 22nd, 2011.

* End of year world ranking fell from 5th in 2000 to 181st in 2002. Has spent a total of 350 weeks in the world's top 10.

* Yet to win a major. Runner-up: 2010 Masters, 2010 Open Championship, 3rd: 2008 US Open, 2009 Open Championship, 2009 USPGA, 2011 US Open, 2013 Open Championship. Total of 17 top 10s in majors.

* 23 European Tour wins. First was Volvo Scandinavian Masters in August, 1996.

* 2 PGA Tour wins: 1998 Freeport-McDermott Classic, 2010 St Jude Classic.

* Played in 8 Ryder Cups (1997, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012). On winning side 6 times.

* Tied 15th in 2000 US PGA at Valhalla.

Player Details

  • Nationality: England
  • Date Of Birth: 24/04/1973
  • Birth Place: Worksop, England
  • Height: 6ft
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 US PGA Championship T15 65+72+69+69 275 -9
2014 World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational T19 72+71+70+63 276 -4
2014 The Open Championship - 71+76 147 3
2014 Scottish Open T79 72+73 145 3
2014 US Open - 75+73 148 8
2014 St. Jude Classic - 70+76 146 6
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters 7T8T3T11243T11
US Open -T15T10T3T16T233
The Open Championship -T3T45-2T3T67
US PGA Championship T15T33-T8-T3-

Lee Westwood News

Lee Westwood: Early pace-setter in US PGA Championship

Lee delighted with good start

England’s Lee Westwood set the early clubhouse target alongside American Kevin Chappell at the US PGA Championship.

Lee Westwood with caddie Billy Foster at last year's Masters

Westwood feeling confident

Lee Westwood believes he is close to a return to his best form as he prepares for this week's Masters at Augusta.

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Dustin starts well at Riviera

Big-hitting American Dustin Johnson has a one-shot lead after the first day of the Northern Trust Open.

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