Lee Westwood, known affectionately by those closest to him as 'Westy', a former World No1 veteran, and the current tournament champion is set to defend his “Africa’s Major,” title the 2019 Nedbank Golf Challenge. The tournament will be hosted by golf legendary, Gary Player.
So far, Lee Westwood is one of only three golfers to qualify for the 2019 Nedbank Golf Challenge. He joins local titan, Louis Oosthuizen and first to qualify Zander Lombard in the field at Sun City in the second to last Rolex Series event scheduled for 14-17 November 2019.
Lee Westwood’s dramatic three-stroke victory over Sergio Garcia last season made him the first European golfer in the history of “Africa’s Major” to win this tournament three times following back-to-back wins in 2010 and 2011.
He joined golf sensationals: Ernie Els, Nick Price, and David Frost as the only golfers to have ever won the event three times… Read-more on Compleat Golfer →.
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