Lee Westwood Barely Misses Albatross on Masters Second Hole

Friday April 10th, 2015
Lee Westwood of England hits a shot on the fifth hole during the second round of the 2015 Masters Tournament Friday in Augusta, Georgia.
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How Lee Westwood, who is playing in his 15 Masters, didn’t get this to drop is a mystery. Playing the par-5 second hole on Friday, Westwood’s second shot from 279 yards lipped out for an albatross. He tapped in for eagle, but three bogeys gave him a one-over 37 on the front side.

Westwood's shot is the first on the highlight video below, via Masters.com.

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