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Graeme McDowell - Profile

Graeme McDowell: Shot a 66 to lead after round one at Hoylake in 2006

Graeme McDowell: Shot a 66 to lead after round one at Hoylake in 2006

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.

* Expecting first child this summer.

* Fifth in 2012 Open at Lytham. R1 leader at Hoylake in 2006 but faded to 61st.

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
2014 Alstom Open de France 1 70+69+73+67 279 -5
2014 Irish Open T6 68+66+69+71 274 -10
2014 US Open T28 68+74+75+70 287 7
2014 St. Jude Classic T24 69+68+70+70 277 -3
2014 THE PLAYERS Championship T62 69+71+77+72 289 289
2014 RBC Heritage T23 71+69+72+70 282 -2
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters --T12--T17-
US Open T28-T2T141T18-
The Open Championship -T58T5-T23T34T19
US PGA Championship -T12T11-T89T10T15