Westwood was born in the East Midlands region of England
Born in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, Lee Westwood was a talented athlete in school. He played rugby, cricket, and football. He first started playing golf at 13 years old.
Lee turned professional in 1993 after winning the British Youth Open Championship and won his first professional event in 1996.
Westwood has put together a long and successful golf career. He’s won 40+ tournaments on 5 different continents across 4 different decades.
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