Westwood pips Foster in Dubai

LEE Westwood finished five places ahead of Worksop clubmate Mark Foster in the end of season Dubai World Championship on Sunday.

Wednesday, 14th December 2011, 9:50 am

World number three Westwood took a share of 29th place, while Foster was one shot behind in 34th.

Lee opened with a 73, spoiled by a double bogie on the par three fifth hole.

Five birdies in round two gave him a 69, whilst seven birdies on Saturday also left him on 69.

A disappointing final round of 74 saw him drop down the field.

Mark started the event with a double bogie and closed the first round with another one for an opening 76.

He followed this with a 71 and a 70 to move up the field.

A final round of 69, included birdies at the 15th, 16th and 17th holes.

In the final standings in the Order of Merit Lee was in fifth place and Mark 32nd.


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