\"Graeme

Graeme McDowell Photo by: Google Images

Graeme McDowell named European player of the year

\"Graeme

Graeme McDowell Photo by: Google Images

Northern Irish player, Graeme McDowell, along with Martin Kaymer from Germany, have been named the joint 2010 European Tour Golfer of the Year. This is the first time since 1985 that the award have been given to joint winners.
 
Kamyer and McDowell both won major championships for the first time this year and they were both on the European Ryder Cup team.
 
McDowell won the U.S. Open and also holed the put to secure Europe’s win at the Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor, in Wales.
 
Kaymer won the PGA Championship, defeating McDowell to top the money list on the tour. Kaymer is also ranked third in the world behind England’s Lee Westwood and Tiger Woods of the U.S.
 
McDowell said the award is “the icing on the cake on what has been a very special year for myself, Martin and everyone involved in European golf.” Kaymer agreed saying this “This has been a truly great year for me and winning this award is the perfect ending.”

COMMENTS

Log in with your social accounts:

Or, log in with your IrishCentral account:

Forgot your password ?

Don't have an account yet? Register now !

Join IrishCentral with your social accounts:


Already have an account ?

Or, sign up for an IrishCentral account below:

By clicking above you are indicating that you have read & agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.


Make sure we gathered the correct information from you

By clicking above you are indicating that you have read & agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.


You already have an account on IrishCentral! Please confirm you're the owner.


Our new policy requires our users to save a first and last name. Please update your account: