# Graeme McDowell

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# Out in the Cold
Graeme McDowell demands world rankings 'ASAP' for breakaway LIV golf
The 419th-ranked player in the world says all he wants is ‘a fair court.’
# vitriol
Graeme McDowell shocked by people wishing him dead since switching to LIV Golf
The 2010 US Open champion acknowledged his switch to LIV was ‘about the money’.
# Sportswashing
Graeme, if you want to be a role model then withdraw from the LIV Invitational Series
Any golfer who has signed up for the Saudi backed tournaments needs to examine their conscience not just their bank balance.
# centurion club
McDowell defends decision to play in Saudi-backed LIV Golf series - 'We’re not politicians'
“We all agree the Khashoggi situation was reprehensible… but we are golfers,” he said.
# Under fire
Sponsor drops Dustin Johnson, Graeme McDowell over LIV defection
The Royal Bank of Canada ended its sponsorship of the golfers.
# finding form
Jon Rahm retains control of Mexico Open as Graeme McDowell moves up 13 places
Ulsterman shot a two-under 69 today at Vidanta.
# Wrap
Second-ranked Rahm leads at Mexico Open, McDowell makes the cut
The Spanish star is the highest-ranked player in the field of the long-established event that is part of the US PGA Tour for the first time this year.
# Texas hold 'em
Rory McIlroy and G-Mac miss the cut in Texas
It’s not the Masters prep the Holywood man would have wanted.
# as it stands
Ben Martin seizes Dominican PGA lead with Graeme McDowell in hunt
The world number 565′s only PGA victory came eight years ago in Las Vegas.
# PGA Tour
Shane Lowry five shots off the lead after opening round at Valspar Championship
Defending champion Sam Burns shares the lead with Venezuela’s Jhonattan Vegas, Canada’s Adam Hadwin and US compatriot David Lipsky.
# Review
Scheffler wins Arnold Palmer Invitational, McIlroy and McDowell tied for 13th
He had three birdies and three bogeys at wind-whipped Bay Hill in Orlando, Florida.
# In The Mix
Power and McDowell with work to do at Phoenix Open
Meanwhile, Cormac Sharvin and Jonathan Caldwell both missed the cut at the Ras Al Khaimah Classic.
# Irish Eye
'One of the more ridiculous birdies I’ve made in my life' helps McDowell start strong Stateside
A round-up of today’s Irish golf developments.
# Flexible Friends
Power and G-Mac within striking distance as Cantlay holds slim PGA Tour lead at La Quinta
The Waterford native sits just four shots behind the leader.
# more power to him
Power and McDowell produce superb opening rounds on the PGA tour
Power shot a bogey free round of 65 at the American Express.
All time
# double acts
Bright start for McDowell and team-mate Conners as Aussie duo lead in Florida
McDowell and Conners are just one shot off the lead at the QBE Shootout.
# Power up
Seamus Power three off the lead and primed to challenge at RSM Classic
Power is in a tie for sixth on 10-under par at Sea Island in Georgia.
# Mixed Fortunes
Harrington in contention in Dubai but Lowry and Power miss cut in Houston
It was a disappointing day for the Irish in action at the Houston Open.
# houston we have a problem
Lowry in danger of weekend cut as Trainer leads weather-hit Houston Open
At the Dubai Championship, Pádraig Harrington goes into the weekend in a share of 17th place, six shots behind leader Antoine Rozner.
# And if we go to Mexico
Power in pursuit of another top-20 week with Friday 67 at Mayakoba
Matthew Wolff holds a two-shot lead over Scottie Scheffler on top of the leaderboard at the World Wide Technology Championship.
# Winner winner
Australian Herbert wins first US PGA title, McDowell and Power finish in tie for 12th
Graeme McDowell and Séamus Power both finished on 10-under at the Bermuda Championship.
# Tee for Two
Power and McDowell poised for weekend challenge in Bermuda
Irish challengers are five off the pace at the half-way point.
# Easy Ryder
Ireland's Graeme McDowell still has hopes of playing in another Ryder Cup
The Ulsterman will be part of Europe’s bid to retain the trophy at Whistling Straits later this month.
# as it stands
Niall Kearney two off the lead at Dutch Open
The 33-year-old led overnight, and is currently on 10 under overall.
# Mount Juliet
Australia's Herbert claims second European Tour title with wire-to-wire Irish Open win
Shane Lowry finished the week on nine-under par after a final-round 66 ahead of his Open defence at Royal St George’s.
# second round
McIlroy and Lowry recover to stand at five-under after Irish Open second round
Australian Lucas Herbert is the leader on -13 at Mount Juliet.
# brains trust
Harrington appoints McDowell and Kaymer as Ryder Cup vice-captains
McDowell was also a vice-captain under Thomas Bjorn for Europe’s victory at Le Golf National in Paris in 2018.
# PGA Tour
Oosthuizen and Schwartzel combine to shoot low in New Orleans
Ireland’s Graeme McDowell had an average day as he and partner, Matt Wallace, dropped 16 places from ninth to 25th.
# Zurich Classic
McDowell makes hole-in-one at New Orleans PGA Tour pairs event
The lead is shared by Norwegian duo Viktor Hovland and Kris Ventura and Americans Tony Finau and Cameron Champ.
# In The Mix
Lowry hits four birdies in-a-row to stay in contention as play suspended in Saudi International
New Zealand’s Ryan Fox and Scotland’s Stephen Gallacher currently share the lead.
# Out Of The Blocks
McIlroy roars into early lead at Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
Padraig Harrington is the next best-placed player from these shores, tied for 20th after an opening-round, two-under-par 70.
# halfway there
Mixed fortunes on day two leave Lowry and McDowell on level footing as Streb leads at RSM Classic
The American opened a two-shot lead over Colombia’s Camilo Villegas at Sea Island.
# Georgia (Still) On my mind
Lowry finishes with a flourish on day one of RSM Classic
Clara native is three shots behind Wallace and Villegas after day one at Sea Island.
# Tee Times
Lowry paired with Tiger Woods for opening two rounds at US Masters
The action gets underway this Thursday.
Lowry shoots 68 to move up to eighth at the Houston Open
Offaly man is five shots off the lead with Padraig Harrington tied in 24th and Graeme McDowell placed 34th after day 3 of the tournament.
# texas forever
Lowry and McDowell four shots back after opening round in Houston
Brandt Snedeker has a two-shot lead after day one in Houston.
# in the hunt
Dusting off an old putter pays dividends for Lowry on opening day at Wentowrth
The Offaly man is just one shot off the pace after carding a 67 today at the BMW PGA Championship.
# Winged Foot
Reed takes outright lead as McIlroy slips away on tough second round at US Open
Winged Foot is belatedly justifying its fearsome reputation on the second day’s play.
Good starts for Lowry and McDowell, but nightmare leaves McIlroy with mountain to climb
Brooks Koepka is burning it up at the WGC-St Jude Invitational.
# PGA Tour
McDowell and Lowry drop down the leaderboard at the Workday Charity Open
Both men are tied in 29th position at the PGA’s Workday Charity Open after McDowell followed up his opening round of 68 with a 73 while Lowry finished yesterday with a 72.