Graeme McDowell - Profile

Graeme McDowell: Looking for his second major.

Graeme McDowell: Looking for his second major.

The Northern Irishman has a strong record in the majors, highlighted by his 2010 US Open victory.

* 2010 US Open champion after one-shot win at famed Pebble Beach in California.

* Joint runner-up in 2012 US Open at Olympic Club in San Francisco.

* Played in three Ryder Cups (2008, 2010 and 2012). On winning side twice and clinched victory for Europe at Celtic Manor in 2010 by beating Hunter Mahan in penultimate singles.

* Peak world ranking of 4th in February, 2011.

* 10 European Tour wins. Won 2004 Volvo Scandinavian Masters on just fourth European Tour start. Most recent came at 2014 French Open. 2 PGA Tour wins.

* Three wins in 2013. RBC Heritage, Volvo World Match Play Championship, Alstom Open de France.

* Top 15 in four of his last six US PGA starts.

Player Details

  • Nationality: Northern Ireland
  • Date Of Birth: 30/07/1979
  • Birth Place: Portrush, Northern Ireland
  • Height: 5ft 11
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2015 WGC - Cadillac Championship T27 73 73 73
2015 Honda Classic - 74+71 145 1
2015 Maybank Malaysian Open T37 66+73+72+75 286 -2
2015 Omega Dubai Desert Classic T9 67+65+72+70 274 -14
2014 Hero World Challenge T11 68+73+68+71 280 -8
2014 DP World Tour Championship, Dubai T47 72+70+72+72 286 -2
Grand Slam History
US Masters ---T12--T17
US Open -T28-T2T141T18
The Open Championship -T9T58T5-T23T34
US PGA Championship -T47T12T11-T89T10

Graeme McDowell News

Graeme McDowell: The star on day one in China

G-Mac two clear at HSBC

Graeme McDowell shot a five-under 67 to grab a two-shot lead after round one of the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.

Graeme McDowell: Celebrates victory against Jordan Spieth during the Ryder Cup

McDowell: Mickelson was wrong

Graeme McDowell has hit out at Phil Mickelson claiming his spat with Tom Watson should not have been aired in public.

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McIlroy 'just one of the team'

World No 1 Rory McIlroy says the US Ryder Cup team would be ill advised to focus on targeting him and Ian Poulter.


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