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Lee Westwood

Full Name: Lee John Westwood
Country: England
Born: 24.4.73; Worksop, England
Residence: Worksop, England
Family: Wife: Laurae (m. 1999); Children: Samuel Bevan (2001), Poppy Grace (2004)
Turned Pro: 1993
European Tour International Schedule Victories: Total 20
US PGA Tour Victories: Total 2
Other Tournament Victories: Total 10
Best qualifying performances: 1st - 2009 Portugal Masters, 1st - 2009 Dubai World Championship presented by: DP World, 1st - 2010 St Jude Classic presented by Smith & Nephew (US PGA Tour), 2nd - 2010 Omega Dubai Desert Classic, 2nd - 2010 Masters Tournament, 2nd - 2010 The 139th Open Championship, 3T - 2010 Commercialbank Qatar Masters presented by Dolphin Energy, 8T - 2009 Mercedes-Benz Championship, 8T - 2009 WGC - HSBC Champions, 8T - 2010 Shell Houston Open (US PGA Tour),
9T - 2009 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship, 9T - 2009 Volvo World Match Play Championship, 9T - 2010 Honda Classic (US PGA Tour), 10T - 2010 BMW PGA Championship
Teams: Alfred Dunhill Cup 1996, 97, 98, 99;  Vivendi Trophy 2000, 02 (winners), 03 (winners);  Royal Trophy 2007 (winners)

RYDER CUP RECORD

Years played: 1997 (winners), 99, 02 (winners), 04 (winners), 06 (winners), 08
Overall record: Played 29, Won 14, Lost 10, Halved 5: Points 16½
Singles: Played 6, Won 2, Lost 4, Halved 0
Foursomes: Played 11, Won 6, Lost 2, Halved 3
Fourballs: Played 12, Won 6, Lost 4, Halved 2

1997: Club de Golfe Valderrama: Europe 14½ USA 13½
Day 1 Fourballs: Westwood/Faldo lost to Couples/Faxon (1 hole)
Day 1 Foursomes: Westwood/Faldo beat Leonard/Maggert (3 and 2)
Day 2 Fourballs: Westwood/Faldo  beat Woods/O'Meara (2 and 1)
Day 2 Foursomes: Westwood/Faldo lost to Hoch/Maggert (2 and 1)
Singles: Westwood lost to Maggert (3 and 2)

1999: The Country Club: USA 14½ Europe 13½
Day 1 Foursomes: Westwood/Clarke lost to Sutton/Maggert (3 and 2)
Day 1 Fourballs: Westwood/Clarke beat Duval/Woods (1 hole)
Day 2 Foursomes: Westwood/Clarke beat Furyk/O'Meara (3 and 2)
Day 2 Fourballs: Westwood/Clarke lost to Mickelson/Lehman (2 and 1)
Singles: Westwood lost to Lehman (3 and 2)

2002: The Belfry: Europe 15½ USA 12½
Day 1 Fourballs: Westwood/Garcia beat Duval/Love III (4 and 3)
Day 1 Foursomes: Westwood/Garcia beat Woods/Calcavecchia (2 and 1)
Day 2 Foursomes: Westwood/Garcia beat Cink/Furyk (2 and 1)
 Day 2 Fourballs: Westwood/Garcia lost to Woods/Love III (1 hole)
Singles: Westwood lost to Verplank (2 and 1)

2004: Oakland Hills: USA 9½ Europe 18½
Day 1 Fourballs: Westwood/Garcia beat Toms/Furyk (5 and 3)
Day 1 Foursomes: Westwood/Clarke beat Mickelson/Woods (1 hole)
Day 2 Fourballs: Westwood/Garcia (halved) with Haas/DiMarco
Day 2 Foursomes: Westwood/Clarke beat Haas/DiMarco (5 and 4)
Singles: Westwood beat Perry (1 hole)

2006: The K Club: Europe 18½ USA 9½
Day 1 Fourballs:Westwood/Clarke  beat Mickelson/DiMarco (1 hole)
Day 1 Foursomes: Westwood/Montgomerie (halved) with Mickelson/DiMarco
Day 2 Fourballs: Westwood/Clarke beat Woods/Furyk (3 and 2)
Day 2 Foursomes: Westwood/Montgomerie (halved) with Campbell/Taylor
Singles: Westwood beat DiMarco (2 holes)

2008: Valhalla GC: USA 16½ Europe 11½
Day 1 Foursomes: Westwood/Garcia (halved) with Perry/Furyk
Day 1 Fourballs: Westwood/Hansen (halved) with Holmes/Weekley
Day 2 Fourballs: Westwood/Hansen lost to Weekley/Holmes (2 and 1)
Singles: Westwood lost to Curtis (2 and 1)

OTHER MATCH PLAY PERFORMANCES

WGC - Accenture Match Play
Best finish:  17T - 2000, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010

Volvo World Match Play Championship
Best finish: Winner - 2000

Vivendi Trophy Record
Record: Played 14, Won 10, Lost 4, Halved 0, Points 10

Royal Trophy Record
Record: Played 3, Won 2, Lost 0, Halved 1, Points 2½
 

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