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# g-mac - Saturday 1 December, 2012

McDowell holds three-shot lead at Tiger's World Challenge
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McDowell holds three-shot lead at Tiger's World Challenge

Dec 1st 2012, 9:37 AM 458 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer produced an excellent second round to go ahead of Bo Van Pelt, Jim Furyk and Keegan Bradley in California.

# g-mac - Thursday 29 November, 2012

G-Mac back chasing title at Tiger's event
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# Tee Time

G-Mac back chasing title at Tiger's event

Nov 29th 2012, 10:36 AM 412 Views 0 Comments

Graeme McDowell tees off today at the World Challenge invitational, an event that “kick-started a bit of a chain reaction of amazing events” a few years ago.

# g-mac - Monday 10 September, 2012

McIlroy leads world rankings, Woods in second
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# Top Man

McIlroy leads world rankings, Woods in second

Sep 10th 2012, 4:06 PM 1,125 Views 2 Comments

The Holywood man is on a roll and he’s opened up a bit of a lead at the top of the world rankings.

# g-mac - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Hot streak: Harrington birdies four straight to lead The Barclays
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# Bethpage Black

Hot streak: Harrington birdies four straight to lead The Barclays

Aug 23rd 2012, 6:49 PM 1,019 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner carded a seven-under par 64 on day one in New York. Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy are four and five shots back.

# g-mac - Saturday 21 July, 2012

The Open 2012: Scott seizes four-stroke lead at Open
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# Leaderboard

The Open 2012: Scott seizes four-stroke lead at Open

Jul 21st 2012, 7:22 PM 3,964 Views 0 Comments

Graeme McDowell, the 2010 US Open champion and runner-up at last month’s US Open, fired a 67 to stand second alongside Snedeker on 203.

# g-mac - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

In Pictures: The Portrush pro-am
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# Preamble

In Pictures: The Portrush pro-am

Jun 27th 2012, 4:37 PM 1,965 Views 0 Comments

The stars were out on Ireland’s northern coast today as Royal Portrush played host to its celebrity pro-am.

# g-mac - Monday 18 June, 2012

G-Mac takes heart from US Open display
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G-Mac takes heart from US Open display

Jun 18th 2012, 10:15 AM 418 Views 1 Comment

Graeme McDowell came up one putt short last night despite a battling display in San Francisco. But he’s taking the positives.

VIDEO: A bird-man crashed the trophy ceremony at the US Open
# Birdie
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# Birdie

VIDEO: A bird-man crashed the trophy ceremony at the US Open

Jun 18th 2012, 9:44 AM 1,408 Views 1 Comment

Webb Simpson’s post-victory interview was interrupted by a man squawking loudly.

# g-mac - Sunday 17 June, 2012

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US Open: Leaders have nothing but respect for one another

Jun 17th 2012, 5:49 PM 550 Views 0 Comments

McDowell described Furyk style as ‘plodding’, but ensured it was not taken as an insult.

'I'm still in the ball game': Tiger warns US Open leaders
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# Grit

'I'm still in the ball game': Tiger warns US Open leaders

Jun 17th 2012, 12:19 PM 392 Views 0 Comments

The 14-time major champion is five shots adrift of Graeme McDowell, but is convinced he can rally in tonight’s final round.

Top man: McDowell feels right at home by Pacific's edge
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# US Open

Top man: McDowell feels right at home by Pacific's edge

Jun 17th 2012, 9:07 AM 594 Views 1 Comment

The Northern Irishman has a share of the lead going into this evening’s final day at the US Open and he’s not keen on giving it up.

# g-mac - Friday 15 June, 2012

US Open: McDowell best positioned in chasing pack
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# G-Mac

US Open: McDowell best positioned in chasing pack

Jun 15th 2012, 9:20 AM 233 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman is one of five men with a share of second place, three shots behind the leader, Michael Thompson

# g-mac - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Colsaerts beats Graeme McDowell to take World Match Play crown
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# G-Mac

Colsaerts beats Graeme McDowell to take World Match Play crown

May 20th 2012, 6:59 PM 186 Views 0 Comments

The Belgian was pushed all the way by G-Mac at Finca Cortesin in Spain.

# g-mac - Monday 16 April, 2012

Back on top: Rory returns to No 1 without getting off the couch
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# Top Man

Back on top: Rory returns to No 1 without getting off the couch

Apr 16th 2012, 7:58 AM 3,463 Views 3 Comments

Luke Donald’s slip-up at the Heritage tournament means the Holywood native wakes up as the world’s top golfer again.

# g-mac - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Have a break: Tiger Woods to sit out rest of April
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# Time Out

Have a break: Tiger Woods to sit out rest of April

Apr 12th 2012, 3:31 PM 286 Views 0 Comments

The 14-time major champion return to action alongside Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell at Quail Hollow.

# g-mac - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Bubba Watson wandered onto a TV set and photo-bombed the news anchor
# US Masters
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# US Masters

Bubba Watson wandered onto a TV set and photo-bombed the news anchor

Apr 11th 2012, 1:01 PM 1,477 Views 1 Comment

The new Masters champion is feeling at home in his green jacket and in the spotlight.

Jose Maria Olazabal busted for speeding when leaving Augusta
# Clocked
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# Clocked

Jose Maria Olazabal busted for speeding when leaving Augusta

Apr 11th 2012, 11:46 AM 861 Views 0 Comments

Europe’s Ryder Cup skipper was fined $621 for hitting 97mph in the Georgia countryside.

# g-mac - Monday 9 April, 2012

The crazy shot that won Bubba Watson the Masters was even more ridiculous than you realise
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# US Masters

The crazy shot that won Bubba Watson the Masters was even more ridiculous than you realise

Apr 9th 2012, 2:27 PM 1,751 Views 0 Comments

This illustration shows you just how nuts and daring the shot from Watson really was last night.

Oosthuizen has to settle for albatross at Masters
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# US Masters

Oosthuizen has to settle for albatross at Masters

Apr 9th 2012, 10:37 AM 338 Views 0 Comments

After kicking off the day with the rare double eagle, Oosthuizen came up short to Bubba Watson in a play-off at the Masters last night.

# g-mac - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Hanson gets to 9 under for lead at Masters
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# US Masters

Hanson gets to 9 under for lead at Masters

Apr 8th 2012, 1:10 AM 2,931 Views 10 Comments

The Swede shot 7-under 65 to take a one-shot lead over Mickelson, who put on a short-game clinic Saturday to land in good position for a fourth green jacket.

# g-mac - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Mickelson on the march as Rory loses sight of green jacket
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Mickelson on the march as Rory loses sight of green jacket

Apr 7th 2012, 11:31 PM 4,125 Views 15 Comments

McIlroy may have slipped out of contention but Irish eyes will be on Pádraig Harrington tomorrow. Remember him?

# g-mac - Friday 6 April, 2012

Second round under way at blustery Augusta
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# US Masters

Second round under way at blustery Augusta

Apr 6th 2012, 3:24 PM 553 Views 0 Comments

Lee Westwood was getting ready for a morning tee time today, when he’ll try to stay on top after shooting 5-under 67 in the opening round.

Obama and Romney agree... Augusta should open membership doors to women
# US Masters
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# US Masters

Obama and Romney agree... Augusta should open membership doors to women

Apr 6th 2012, 12:11 PM 206 Views 2 Comments

“It is obviously up to the club to decide, but his personal opinion is that women should be admitted to the club.”

The Magnificent 7: magic Masters moments
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# US Masters

The Magnificent 7: magic Masters moments

Apr 6th 2012, 12:05 PM 375 Views 2 Comments

Get in the mood for a long weekend on the couch with Tiger, Rory and the rest with seven of our favourite moments at Augusta.

US Masters: Rory McIlroy saves himself by going right
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# Fist Bump

US Masters: Rory McIlroy saves himself by going right

Apr 6th 2012, 10:04 AM 663 Views 0 Comments

In the wake of last year’s final-round collapse, the Holywood native faced up to some demons yesterday, but came out on the right side.

# g-mac - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Legends get us going at Masters as Harrington makes bright start
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Legends get us going at Masters as Harrington makes bright start

Apr 5th 2012, 4:43 PM 617 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a contrasting beginnings for Adam Scott and our own Pádraig Harrington at Augusta National today.

VIDEO: Top golfers get into swing with Masters crazy golf in YouTube promo
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# US Masters

VIDEO: Top golfers get into swing with Masters crazy golf in YouTube promo

Apr 5th 2012, 3:42 PM 727 Views 0 Comments

One golf fan has cut together an impressive teaser for the first Major of the year using BBC footage…

By numbers: the US Masters
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# Facts And Figures

By numbers: the US Masters

Apr 5th 2012, 11:30 AM 368 Views 0 Comments

Here are the numbers that really matter – numbers like 12, 23, and 96.

US Masters preview: Two stars, and a wide-open field at Masters
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# US Masters

US Masters preview: Two stars, and a wide-open field at Masters

Apr 5th 2012, 10:39 AM 271 Views 0 Comments

It might be billed as a two horse race between Rory and Tiger but there’s more runners and riders than ever at Augusta.

Expert view: 'Rory should think that he’s Tiger’s equal out on that golf course'
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# Analysis

Expert view: 'Rory should think that he’s Tiger’s equal out on that golf course'

Apr 5th 2012, 7:10 AM 229 Views 0 Comments

Sky Sports golf analyst Rob Lee gives his thoughts on the heavyweight showdown between Woods and McIlroy at Augusta this week.

# g-mac - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Column: Not so easy to cheer for Tiger anymore
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Column: Not so easy to cheer for Tiger anymore

Apr 4th 2012, 7:07 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

‘His other answers were so banal that even his favourite journalists couldn’t bring themselves to write them down.’

Sorry ladies, Augusta chief refuses to discuss female membership
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# US Masters

Sorry ladies, Augusta chief refuses to discuss female membership

Apr 4th 2012, 6:02 PM 355 Views 0 Comments

Asked repeatedly about whether a woman would become a member at the home of the Masters, the Augusta National chairman budge.

Is Tiger Woods really too old to catch Jack Nicklaus?
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# US Masters

Is Tiger Woods really too old to catch Jack Nicklaus?

Apr 4th 2012, 12:33 PM 712 Views 3 Comments

As well as Rory McIlroy and the rest of the Augusta field, is old man time in Tiger’s way?

Expert view: Rob Lee's ones to watch at the Masters
# Masters 2012
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# Masters 2012

Expert view: Rob Lee's ones to watch at the Masters

Apr 4th 2012, 8:05 AM 628 Views 0 Comments

Sky Sports analyst Rob Lee picks out a couple of men who could spoil Rory and Tiger’s party at Augusta this week.

# g-mac - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Masters meltdown behind him, McIlroy moves on
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# US Masters

Masters meltdown behind him, McIlroy moves on

Apr 3rd 2012, 5:46 PM 3,405 Views 5 Comments

He’s back on the course where it all unraveled last year, but the Holywood man is ready to put the record straight this weekend.

The 10 craziest rules at Augusta National
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The 10 craziest rules at Augusta National

Apr 3rd 2012, 7:28 AM 3,094 Views 0 Comments

No tickets, no autographs, no backwards caps and no phones. This sounds likes fun.

# g-mac - Monday 2 April, 2012

'I was going down the wrong path' -- Rory McIlroy reveals manager split reason
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# US Masters

'I was going down the wrong path' -- Rory McIlroy reveals manager split reason

Apr 2nd 2012, 9:59 AM 528 Views 0 Comments

“Not playing Sawgrass was one of the decisions I look back on and regret a little bit.”

# g-mac - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

In the swing: And then there were two...
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# Golf

In the swing: And then there were two...

Mar 27th 2012, 7:30 AM 338 Views 0 Comments

Augusta now beckons and we may well be in for the showdown we’ve all been waiting for – Rory vs Tiger. Bring it on.

# g-mac - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Tiger back in the swing as G-Mac denied
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# Winning

Tiger back in the swing as G-Mac denied

Mar 25th 2012, 11:47 PM 3,015 Views 6 Comments

Woods closed with a 2-under 70 for a five-shot win over Graeme McDowell at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

# g-mac - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Lean and mean: Darren Clarke 'raring to go' for 2012
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# Resolve

Lean and mean: Darren Clarke 'raring to go' for 2012

Jan 18th 2012, 11:15 AM 318 Views 0 Comments

The Open Champion has said “enough is enough” and made some lifestyle changes ahead of his first event of the season.