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 Irish
  • 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
2016 The Barclays - - - -
2016 Wyndham Championship T5 68+66+64+68 266 266
2016 PGA Championship CUT 74+75 149 149
2016 RBC Canadian Open CUT 75+76 151 151
2016 145th Open Championship T63 75+71+72+76 294 294
2016 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open T10 70+69+69+71 279 279
Grand Slam History
US Masters -T52--T12--
US Open -CUTT28-T2T141
The Open Championship -T49T9T58T5-T23
US PGA Championship --T47T12T11-T89

Graeme McDowell News

Jason Day expected to be in good spirits at Glen Abbey

Day opposed for Canadian Open

The PGA Tour heads to Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ontario, for this week's RBC Canadian Open, where Ben Coley is opposing Jason Day.

Amateur Paul Dunne of Ireland is heading for the pro ranks

Dunne to turn professional

Irish amateur Paul Dunne will turn professional later this year after hitting the headlines at the 144th Open.

Graeme McDowell (left) wishes Rory McIlroy (right) a speedy recovery

McDowell: Rory will be gutted

Rory McIlroy will be "gutted" to miss out on the defence of his Open title next week, according to Graeme McDowell.


Europe's wildcard contenders

Europe's wildcard contenders

Ben Coley assesses the wild card contenders as Darren Clarke prepares to complete his European Ryder Cup team.

FedExCup: Key questions

FedExCup: Key questions

We answer some of the key questions about the FedExCup play-offs, which get underway this week with The Barclays.

USA Ryder Cup qualifying race

USA Ryder Cup qualifying race

With Europe's nine automatic Ryder Cup qualifiers confirmed, we look at how the USA team is shaping up for Hazeltine.