"Won": 1988 Masters Tournament/1988

/ usopen = T16: 1991

/ open = "Won": 1985 Open Championship/1985

/ pga = T16: 1991

/ wghofid = sandy-lyle

/ wghofyear = 2012

/ award1 = Order of the British Empire/Member of the Orderof the British Empire

/ year1 = 1987

/ award2 = European Tour Order of Merit/European TourOrder of Merit winner

/ year2 = 1979, 1980, 1985

/ award3 = Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year/Sir Henry CottonRookie of the Year

/ year3 = 1978

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"Alexander Walter Barr "Sandy" Lyle, Order of the British Empire/MBE" is a Scotland/Scottish professional golfer. Lyle has won two major championships during his career. Along with Nick Faldo and Ian Woosnam, he became one of Britain's top golfers during the 1980s. He spent 167 weeks in the top-10 of the Official World Golf Ranking from their debut in 1986 to 1989. Lyle was elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame in December 2011 and was inducted in May 2012.

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Thomas Bjorn is a possibility although he is still playing serious golf at the moment.

I'd love to be involved in some capacity.

But my name could be in the 'tumbler' to be drawn out. I don't know how it is decided. It is all down to the committee and what they want from their captain.