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(...)

Henrik Stenson leads Rickie Fowler by a shot heading into the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship at TPC Boston. Photograph: Getty

Henrik Stenson claimed a one-shot lead over Rickie Fowler going into the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Massachusetts after a third (...)

Rory McIlroy made the cut at the Deutsche Bank Open by a single shot in Boston. Photograph: Getty

Jordan Spieth missed the cut as fellow American Charley Hoffman took the halfway lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Massachusetts. The Masters (...)

Troy Merritt holds up the trophy on the 18th hole. Photograph: Pete Marovich/PA

Troy Merritt claimed his first PGA Tour title victory at the Quicken Loans International in Virginia after finishing three strokes ahead of the field.(...)

 Tiger Woods  hits a wayward  tee shot on the second hole during third round  of the Quicken Loans National  tournament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Virginia. Photograph: Pete Marovich/EPA

Americans Troy Merritt and Kevin Chappell, both looking for their first PGA Tour wins, shared the lead after Saturday’s third round of the Quicken Loa(...)

Tiger Woods shot a second round 69 leaving him four shots off the lead in the Greenbrier Classic. Photograph: Getty

Tiger Woods shot his second successive round in the 60s to remain four shots off the lead at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia. The former world(...)

 Lee Westwood of England watches his tee shot on the third hole  on Day Two of the 2014 CIMB Classic at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, Malaysia. Photograph:  Stanley Chou/Getty Images

A spectacular hole-in-one helped Lee Westwood surge into contention for the CIMB Classic at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club on Friday. Westwood ne(...)

Rory McIlroy celebrates an eagle  on the 18th green during the second round of the US PGA Championship at Valhalla GC in Louisville, Kentucky. Photograph:  Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy revealed how the biggest professional and personal heartaches of his life were behind his sensational form after claiming the clubhouse l(...)