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Graeme McDowell: “Ryder Cup Doesn’t Work Without Fans”

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While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has paved the way for a global shutdown on all sporting activity, September’s Ryder Cup, somehow, is still scheduled to go ahead.  The prestigious golf event is set to take place this year at Whistling Straits Golf Course in Wisconsin, however, many are calling for the event to be either postponed or played behind closed …

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Graeme McDowell Sees Off Challengers To Secure Corales Championship

Graeme McDowell has recorded his first PGA Tour victory since 2015 winning the Corales Championship in the Dominican Republic. McDowell finished on eighteen under par to see off the challenge of Canadian MacKenzie Hughes and American Chris Stroud, both of whom finished a shot back on seventeen under par. The Northern Irish golfer, who was searching for his first win …

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Graeme McDowell: Ryder Cup Winners Left Egos At Door

Graeme McDowell at the Ryder Cup 2018 in France

Ryder Cup vice-captain Graeme McDowell believes the key to Europe’s success against the United States was that the players treated each other as equals and left their “egos at the door”. Masters champion Patrick Reed criticised the leadership of the US team following their 17.5 to 10.5 defeat in France at the weekend. In comments reported by the New York …

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McDowell Shoots Up RBC Canadian Leaderboard, Lowry Rebounds

It’s a crucial time of the season for Ireland’s golfers on Saturday in Canada. The top 125 players in the FexEx Cup rankings retain their PGA Tour card for next season, and with only three events left after this weekend until the FedEx Cup layoffs begin, it’s now a matter of urgency for players to secure their place on the …

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Watch: Rickie Fowler Is Right In Contention At The Scottish Open

One of the enduring questions in golf concerns when Rickie Fowler will finally win a Major championship. Eight top five finishes in those big tournaments, including a best finish of sole second at this year’s Masters have teased both the fans and Fowler himself. The American’s chances at Carnoustie next week look pretty good though, judging by his showing in …

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Exclusive: A Morning Spent In Portrush With Graeme McDowell

It was a warm Sunday afternoon, the heatwave was showing no sign of relenting and the north of Ireland in all its splendour opened up as I slalomed through its winding roads en route to the beautiful Portrush. Serene, soothing, smooth. How Sundays are meant to be. A little over 60 miles west, the Scottish golfer Russell Knox was in the midst …

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It’s Time To Talk About Ireland’s Other Golfing Olympian

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Between a combination of  high-profile Rio absentees and the recent (much welcomed) solid play from Padraig Harrington, Ireland’s other male representative has been slipping under the nation’s radar. Currently making his living on the second-tier Web.com Tour, the world number 294 – a Waterford native – is far from a household name at the minute. However, thanks to his current form stateside, …

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Finally, The Open Championship is Here

After many weeks of waiting, The Open Championship is finally here. The golfing world is ready to see the top players tee it up on the famous and historic Old Course at St. Andrews. Steeped in tradition, it is second behind The Masters as the Major to win. We never tire from watching professional golfers slay or get slain in …

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Rory Recruiting For Irish Open 2015

The list of world-class golfers having comitted to the 2015 Irish Open is growing by the day and huge credit is due to Rory McIlroy and ‘The Rory Foundation’, hosts of this year’s event at Royal County Down, May 28-31.   This year’s tournament will feature some of the best-known golfers on the world stage. Former world number one, Lee Westwood …

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G-Mac To Win The Open Championship In 2015

The 2015 Open Championship is returning to the home of golf. St. Andrews will once again host this prestigious event as golfers from around the world compete for the Claret Jug. This year, an unlikely winner will be holding the famous trophy on late Sunday afternoon. Graeme McDowell, affectionately known as G-Mac, will slay all challengers at The Open to claim his …

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Who to Watch in Professional Golf – 2015

The New Guard in Golf are skilled, respectful and gentlemen. 2015 is their year.    The new year marks the start of the 2015 golf season. For golfing enthusiasts, golf season never really ends. The wrap around season ensures professional golf never really takes a break. But, for everyone else, the 2015 golf season is just starting. 2014 was a …

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