Kenny Comboy

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Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland plays a shot from a bunker during practice rounds prior to the 2018 US Open 2018 in Southampton, New York. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

The monkey on his back has gone for a sabbatical, maybe never to return. For weeks and months earlier this year, Graeme McDowell – straining to get in(...)

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,(...)

Tiger Woods hits a tee shot during a practice round prior to the start of the 115th US Open Championship at Chambers Bay. Photo: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Is this how it is going to be? In a throwback to the game’s origins, Erik Compton studiously worked out the best route to the hole. He was 60 yards (...)

Graeme McDowell in relaxed mood  after his birdie putt on the sixth hole yesterday at the Irish Open at Fota Island Resort, Cork. “I feel like I can hang with anybody around this golf course and hopefully do a little competing.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There was a period on tour – apparently – when the old-time golfer would relax with a wee beverage of one kind or another. The modern tour player i(...)

Ireland’s Shane Lowry finds trouble on the 13th during the final round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth where he finished runner-up.

You see the bronze statues near the back of the18th green, beside the clubhouse. Of an old Donald Ross, standing and forever waiting. Of Payne Stewart(...)

 Graeme McDowell  hits a bunker shot during a practice round for the US Open at Pinehurst’s  Course No 2 in North Carolina. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

A lot has changed in nine years for Graeme McDowell, who comes into this 114th US Open a much changed player to the one who debuted in this championsh(...)

I’d always say that Lee Westwood – even though he isn’t playing too well at the moment – will always give you a run for your money.

Like most everyone else, I have Augusta on my mind. Unfortunately, I won’t be there. In fact, I’ve never been there. Not yet, anyway. Hopefully(...)