Funny things happen in sports when the heart palpitates and the palms sweat, which is precisely why Hunter Mahan should never have conceded.
Martin Kaymer has a three-shot lead after the first round at golf’s U.S. Open, where his 5-under-par 65 was the lowest score of the three championships held at Pinehurst Resort’s No. 2 course in North Carolina.
Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland came back to beat Thongchai Jaidee in the final of the World Match Play Championship in Kavarna, Bulgaria.
Sal Syed got his MBA from Yale University because the school has the highest-rated golf course of any U.S. college. The game is still determining his path.
Northern Ireland’s Graeme McDowell scored a final-round 63, 8-under par, to win golf’s Wales Open by three shots, his fifth title on the European Tour.
Germany’s Martin Kaymer and Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland were voted joint winners of the European tour Golfer of the Year award.
U.S. Open golf champion Graeme McDowell was the player to end America’s Ryder Cup dreams.
Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland ended a two-year winless drought with his second victory at golf’s World Challenge, an event hosted by Tiger Woods.