Graeme McDowell: But for a self-inflicted error on the first hole of Saturday’s third round, McDowell would have finished in a share of second. Photograph: AP Photo

Although he failed to make it back-to-back wins on the PGA Tour, Graeme McDowell finished third behind Kevin Kisner in the RSM Classic, formerly known(...)

 Graeme McDowell hits a shot from the first fairway  on the Seaside Course during the third round of The RSM Classic  in St Simons Island, Georgia. Photograph: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell kept himself in sight of top spot after the third round of The RSM Classic at Sea Island in Georgia as he looks to secure back-to-back(...)

Graeme McDowell carded a four-under 68 to move to seven under after the second round of The RSM Classic at Sea Island in Georgia. Photograph:  Nigel French/PA Wire

Graeme McDowell continued his fine recent form in the second round of The RSM Classic at Sea Island in Georgia. Fresh off his win at the OHL Cl(...)

Rory McIlroy has done a lot to promote golf in Northern Ireland. Photograph: Getty Images

The value of golf tourism in Northern Ireland increased by a quarter last year. An extra €8.5 million was spent as Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and D(...)

Graeme McDowell waves as he walks towards the 18th hole during the final round of the OHL Classic at Mayakoba. McDowell ended one of his worst years with a spectacular shot to win the playoff in Mexico. Photo: Israel Leal/AP

Graeme McDowell will look to claim back-to-back titles for the second time in his career this week, an achievement which will be almost as memorable a(...)

Shane Lowry speaking to the media during his press conference as a preview for the 2015 DP World Tour Championship at Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Photo: David Cannon/Getty Images

Shane Lowry is “quietly confident” he can defy the odds and win the DP World Tour Championship and a first Race to Dubai title this week. Lowry is one(...)

Graeme McDowell poses with the trophy after his victory in the Mayakoba Classic in Mexico. Photograph: Alonso Cupul/EPA

Fate has a peculiar way of giving back. Having endured a horrible season, encapsulated by his failure to even make it to Race to Dubai in the desert,(...)

Graeme McDowell   poses with the trophy after winning the three man play-off in the final round of the OHL Classic in Mexico. Photo: Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Graeme McDowell secures PGA Tour win
  • Golf
  • November 16, 2015, 15:25

Graeme McDowell won his first PGA Tour title since April 2013 with victory at the first play-off hole in the OHL Classic in Mexico. The 2010 US Open w(...)

Graeme McDowell elected to finish the par-5 13th when the horn sounded to suspend play because of darkness. He made birdie. Photograph: AP

Graeme McDowell and Scotland’s Russell Knox were in a share of the final-round lead in the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in Mexico on Sunday before play was(...)

A day after an almost calamitous start to the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, Graeme McDowell found himself in an unexpected position, the halfway leader af(...)