Lee Westwood may have been the top-ranked golfer in the world, at one point, but Tom LaMarre, of the Sports Xchange, courtesy of foxsports.com, thinks he must win his first major tournament, to slow the criticism, and get the respect he deserves.

Lee Westwood

Luke Donald is #1 in the world, right now, but I don't think the golf world will ever view Westwood, or anybody else, as a true #1, unless they've won a major.

Westwood gets another shot to win a major at the U.S. Open, which begins June 16.