|Lee Westwood of England kisses the trophy after winning the Thailand Golf Championship at the Amata Spring Country Club in Chonburi province, southeastern Thailand Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. Westwood won with 22-under par 266. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong)|
Lee Westwood wins in Thailand
BANGKOK—Lee Westwood completed a wire-to-wire victory in the Thailand Golf Championship, shooting a 3-under 69 in windy conditions Sunday to beat Masters champion Charl Schwartzel by seven strokes.
The third-ranked English star finished at 22-under 266 at Amata Spring Country Club. He opened with rounds of 60 and 64 and shot a 73 on Saturday in the Asian Tour event.
Schwartzel closed with a 72. American Michael Thompson was another stroke back after a 70.