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# lee-westwood - Today’s News

Westwood takes responsibility for heavy defeat

After he and Thomas Pieters were trounced on the first day of the Ryder Cup, Lee Westwood said: “I played poorly and Thomas played well.”

# lee-westwood - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Westwood believes presence of Tiger Woods could have 'an adverse effect' on the US team

Lee Westwood is not convinced Tiger Woods will help the United States in his role as Ryder Cup vice-captain.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Tips for Troon: 5 players worth an each-way punt at the Open this week

Underdogs regularly prevail at the tournament but who has the best chance of challenging this year?

# lee-westwood - Friday 6 February, 2015

Lee Westwood will be joining Rory and Rickie at Royal County Down in May

The Englishman will play in his first Irish Open for six years.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Graeme McDowell is off to a flyer in Malaysia

“Things seem to be clicking really well,” says McDowell as he shares the lead at the Maybank Malaysian Open.

# lee-westwood - Friday 31 October, 2014

Get in the hole! Lee Westwood hits incredible 226-yard hole-in-one Mashed Potato This post contains videos

Get in the hole! Lee Westwood hits incredible 226-yard hole-in-one

It follows Edoardo Molinari’s ace in China yesterday.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Lee Westwood criticises United States for airing ‘dirty laundry in public’ after Ryder Cup defeat

The European star reckons it should be kept in the team room.

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

McGinley picks Westwood, Gallacher and Poulter for Ryder Cup team

Wait, where’s Luuuuuuuuke?

Who will Paul McGinley choose as his Ryder Cup wild cards?

McGinley will fill the final three spots on Team Europe this afternoon.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 7 August, 2014

We’ll leave it there so: Armagh’s human rights, Cian Healy’s special training methods and all today’s sport

Thursday’s extravaganza also includes Jack Nicklaus’s fulsome praise of Rory McIlroy plus an update on Thomas Vermaelen’s imminent departure from Arsenal.

# lee-westwood - Monday 12 August, 2013

Westwood apologises to sponsors after angry Twitter tirade Troll Hunter This post contains images

Westwood apologises to sponsors after angry Twitter tirade

The Englishman had earlier sent a message to all his haters out there.

# lee-westwood - Friday 9 August, 2013

PGA latest: Great Scott leads another major as Rory flirts with cut

The Australian is battling it out with Jason Day and Lee Westwood.

# lee-westwood - Monday 22 July, 2013

Rory McIlroy drops to third in world rankings after latest missed cut at Muirfield

Phil Mikelson takes second spot after his stunning Open victory.

# lee-westwood - Friday 19 July, 2013

Quadruple bogey halts Clarke charge at The Open but Westwood birdies it up

Tiger Woods and Graeme McDowell set off just before 10am in pursuit of tournament leader Zach Johnson.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 11 May, 2013

McIlroy fails to fire as Sergio, Tiger take control at the Players

Garcia leads the way on 11-under par but world number one Tiger Woods is only a shot back at the TPC Sawgrass.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Here’s why Lee Westwood’s caddy needs to stick to carrying the clubs TPC

Here’s why Lee Westwood’s caddy needs to stick to carrying the clubs

The spotlight was on Mike Kerr at the Players Championship yesterday.

# lee-westwood - Monday 14 January, 2013

Rory McIlroy again backs Paul McGinley for Ryder Cup captain

Colin Montgomerie won’t be happy with the world No 1′s latest thoughts ahead of tomorrow’s decision.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Turkey shoot: the 6 biggest flops of 2012

Gobble, gobble — here’s half a dozen teams and sports stars who can chalk 2012 down to experience.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 20 December, 2012

# lee-westwood - Friday 7 December, 2012

Charl Schwartzel extends Thailand Golf Championship lead

Irealnd’s Darren Clarke is currently on two under at the Amata Spring Country Club.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Rory McIlroy says no Nike deal yet

“It’s a process we’re working through and you’ll probably hear about it in the next few weeks,” said the Holywood man.

# lee-westwood - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Westwood’s 61 catches Oosthuizen at HSBC

Meanwhile, Ian Poulter and Bill Haas are four shots off the lead along with Ernie Els

# lee-westwood - Friday 2 November, 2012

Faldo reckons Rory McIlroy’s mooted move to Nike is ‘dangerous’

It’s just a new pair of spikes and a driver right?

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Opinion: Rory McIlroy facing his biggest change

McIlroy is a marketing dream, which made him worth too much to stay with Titleist.

# lee-westwood - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

McIlroy chases Donald feat in Shanghai

The world number one will play his opening two rounds with Lee Westwood and Justin Rose in a mouthwatering match-up.

# lee-westwood - Friday 12 October, 2012

Rose beats Westwood to win World Golf Final

Rose posted a five-under-par 66 at the Antalya Golf Club, with a birdie two at the 17th helping him across the line in a tight stroke-play matchplay contest.

# lee-westwood - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Rose to face Westwood in World Golf Final after seeing off Tiger

It will be a battle of the Englishmen in the withering heat of Turkey on Friday.

Westwood favours Clarke for Ryder Cup captaincy

“He’s a major champion, he’s a very good public speaker which I think has to be taken into account, tactically very astute.@

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

McIlroy and Woods lose on opening day of World Golf Final

World No 1 McIlroy played his closing five holes on the Sultan Course in a horror seven-over par for an eventual round of a five-over par 75.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 7 October, 2012

It’s Sunday so here’s 13 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days Snap Happy This post contains images

# lee-westwood - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

‘It was torture’ — Olazabal rules out 2014 Europe captaincy

The Spaniard said he couldn’t handle leading the team at Gleneagles in two years’ time.

In The Swing: Poulter proves he’s the man as Europe stage comeback for the ages

‘He was absolutely immense. His five birdies in a row on Saturday afternoon to win a point in the fourball matches was immeasurably significant for Europe.’

The Morning Score: Tuesday

The Cats are home, the Dubs have a new football boss and all the European football action.

# lee-westwood - Monday 1 October, 2012

Wozniacki swerves blame for McIlroy late show

“I think he mistimed the tee time. He thought he was going to play 12:25, and, well, as we all know it was 11:25. So it wasn’t my fault,” she said.

Putts, pride and personalised Moet: Europe celebrate into the Medinah morning Funky Cold Medinah This post contains videos

A ESPN writer made this list of things Europe needed to win the Ryder Cup on Sunday

10-6 up heading into the final day, Gene Wojciechowski thought the Americans only needed to show up at Medinah.

Someone got Rory McIlroy a ‘Flavor Flav’ clock to celebrate

The Irishman almost missed his tee-time because he got his time zones mixed up.

# lee-westwood - Sunday 30 September, 2012

As it happened: Ryder Cup 2012, day 3

Europe started Sunday’s singles matches four points down to an inspired USA. Could Ian Poulter and Rory McIlroy spark a remarkable fightback?

Rory McIlroy in Ryder Cup mix-up, almost misses tee-time

US TV reports said that McIlroy had mistaken US eastern seaboard time for Chicago time which is one hour later.

Remember Brookline? Team Europe eyes historic comeback

With just the singles matches remaining, the United States lead 10-6 at the Medinah Country Club in Illinois, but a spectacular finish last night has given Team Europe hope.

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