Lee Westwood's calf injury could not have come at a worse time this year, as he was on the cusp of challenging Tiger Woods for the No. 1 overall ranking on the PGA Tour.
He was playing arguably the best golf we have ever seen from him; however, with his injury, it just opens the door for more players to fill his void.
While many of these players (if not all) should be highly considered to be contenders come Sunday, the absence of Westwood could help.
After all, Westwood has become one of the best foreign golfers the PGA Tour has to open as of right now.
We will soon find out that Lee Westwood isn't the only good international golfer, but we will see that the game of golf is becoming widely spread throughout foreign countries and into different parts of the world.
I present to you the 15 non-American golfers that could take advantage of Westwood's bad luck and who could be in the running for the PGA Championship crown heading into the weekend.
*This list is in no particular order.
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