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Schwartzel healthy, Westwood eyes 3-peat

SUN CITY, South Africa (AP) - Charl Schwartzel still isn't sure how he did it. The intercostal muscle he tore at the U.S. Open wiped out most of his season in 2012.

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Schwartzel has been playing pain-free for only the last month and a half after the injury contributed to problems with his swing. But signs are there that he's nearly back to his best and maybe ready to challenge two-time defending champion Lee Westwood at the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City this week.

Schwartzel says on Wednesday his game is ``definitely on the way up.'' A tie for third at the World Tour Championship in Dubai last weekend helped his confidence.

Westwood won a second straight Nedbank title last year with a third-round 62 and has been solid at the Gary Player Country Club.

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