Lee Westwood is hoping for a successful week at the D+D REAL Czech Masters as the race to qualify automatically for a place in Europe’s 2018 Ryder Cup Team begins.
This week’s tournament in Prague is the first European Tour event where players can earn points towards qualifying for next year’s showpiece at Le Golf National.
Englishman Westwood, who has represented Europe at the Ryder Cup on ten occasions, is among a high quality field at Albatross Golf Resort – a course he holds in high esteem.
And he is looking to get some early points on the board in the coming weeks.
It’s always nice to get off to a good start when the Ryder Cup qualifying starts – Lee Westwood
He said: “It is…