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An age-old question

Reader wonders about NBC's fixation with age regarding Lee Westwood, who has beaten nearly all young stars in recent weeks

Why do the NBC announcers continue to mention Lee Westwood's age? (“Justin Thomas puts on a show to win Players Championship,” March 15).

Westwood held his own against the young guns and beat all but one of them two weeks ago at the Arnold Palmer Invitational and then again last week at the Players Championship.

I can somewhat understand his wanting to have his fiancée out there as his caddie, but if he would have had a competent looper on the bag giving him advice on some of those recovery shots, he would have won the tournament.

Craig Libhart
Bainbridge, Pa.

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