Lee moves up the rankings

LEE Westwood has qualified for the next stage of the USPGA FedEx Cup, after a 13th-place finish at the Deutsche Bank Championship.

He moved up from 27th to 23rd in the rankings with just two events remaining.

The top 70 are in this week’s BMW Championship at Crooked Stick in Carmel, Indiana.

Only the top 30 in the rankings will go on to play the following week in the Tour Championship at East Lake GC in Atlanta.

An opening round of 68, including four birdies, was followed by a level par 71 on day two with four birdies and four bogies.

The third round produced a 69 with four birdies and just two bogies.

Labour Day’s final round on Monday saw the Worksop man fire seven birdies in a round of 68 for a total of 276, eight under par.