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Watch Lee Westwood dunk his approach for eagle at Oakmont

June 16, 2016

OAKMONT, Pa. -- Lee Westwood seems removed from golf's upper echelon of performers, but the former No. 1 in the world did finish T-2 at Augusta this spring, and remains a viable candidate to make the European Ryder Cup team this fall.

The 43-year-old is off to a promising start at Oakmont Thursday morning, a round that was spurred by this shot at the 14th hole:

That's one way to navigate Oakmont's treacherous greens.