Lee Westwood

Lee Westwood

Lee Westwood
Quick Facts About Lee Westwood
Celebrated Name Lee Westwood
Age 51 years old
Nick Name Lee Westwood
Birth Name Lee John Westwood
Birth Date 1973-04-24
Gender Male
Profession Golfer
Nationality English
Birthnation England
Place of Birth Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Ethnicity white
Residence Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne
Famous for by the nickname "Mr. Consistent" because of his performances throughout his years of playing
Horoscope Taurus
Sexualorientation Straight
Marital Status Divorced
Wife Laurae Coltart (Divorced)
Girlfriend Helen Storey
Height 6 ft 0 inch
Weight 93 Kg
Body Build/Type Athletic
Hair Color Grey
Hair Style Short
Eye Color Blue
Bearded Style stubble
Net Worth US $40 million
Salary US $2-$4 million
Sources of Wealth Golf career
Position 31 (Official World Golf Ranking)

Who is Golfer Lee Westwood?

  • Lee Westwood is an English professional golfer. He s one of the few golfers who has won tournaments on five continents – Europe, North America, Asia, Africa, and Oceania. In October 2010, Westwood became the World's number one golfer, surpassing then No.1 Champion Tiger Woods.
  • He becomes the first British golfer since Nick Faldo in 1994 to hold the world's number one position.  He has won the 2000 European Tour Order of Merit, and the renamed 2009 and 2020 Race to Dubai. Westwood was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2011 Birthday Honours. 
  • He is well-known by the nickname "Mr. Consistent" because of his performances throughout his years of playing. 

Lee Westwood English professional golfer

Where is Lee Westwood from?

  • Lee Westwood was born on 24th April 1973 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England. His birth name is Lee John Westwood. His nationality is English and has a white ethnic background. Taurus is his Zodiac sign.
  • Lee was born to his father John Westwood,  a mathematics teacher,  and her mother Trish Westwood.
  • He enrolled at the nearby school where he started playing golf at the age of 13. He was fully supported by his father to inbuilt his talent at games and sports. In 2007, Westwood was presented with an Honorary degree of Doctor of Science by Nottingham Trent University.
  • Lee is believed to be Christian.  

Lee Westwood's Girlfriend Caddie Helen Storey and his dating

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  • Lee Westwood was married to his longtime sweetheart Laurae Coltart,  the sister of Scottish Professional golf player Andrew Coltart. They tied the knot in January 1999. After the marriage, the couple welcomed their firstborn child, a son in on April 12, 2001, and after a few years, their daughter Poppy Grace was born. A twist came in their life when Laurae Coltart filed for divorce citing that Lee has cheated her and the two begin to live separately with their divorce finalized in 2017.
  • Currently, Lee is dating Helen Storey. The duo has been in a relationship since 2015 and got engaged in February 2019. Helen is really a big fan of Lee and supports his golf career and she is always available for Lee as a cheerleader in the golf competition. 

How much is Lee Westwood worth?

  •  As of 2021, the net worth of Lee Westwood is estimated to be the US $40 million. He lost a certain portion of his wealth as sustenance while divorcing his former wife Laurae Coltart.
  • This Genius golfer has already won $21,334,141 in his PGA Tour career to date. His yearly earnings are estimated to be between $2 million-$4 million per year. 

How tall is Lee Westwood?

  • Lee stands 6 ft 0 inches tall and weighs 93 Kg. He has an Athletic build body. He looks handsome in his short hair cut which is grey in color.
  • He has got pair of a blue eyes. His bearded style is stubble. Overall he has got a well-maintained healthy body.  

Facts About Lee Westwood

  • #1He is a keen football fan who supports Nottingham Forest.
  • #2Westwood's major passion is horse racing.
  • #3Westwood's other interests include films, snooker and cars.
  • #4Westwood has won 25 events on the European Tour.
  • #5Westwood dropped out of top 100 in mid-2002.
  • #6 Volvo Scandinavian Masters was the first professional tournament won by Westwood.
  • #7He has represented Europe in ten Ryder Cups.
  • #8Lee is heavily endorsed by Ping Golf Clubs.
  • #9Westwood first reached the top 10 in the Official World Golf Ranking in July 1998.
  • #10He won seven tournament worldwide in 2000.