Posted April 20, 2013 on AP on Fox

THOUSAND OAKS, CA - DECEMBER 06: Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland warms up on the first hole during the fourth round of the Chevron World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club on December 6, 2009 in Thousand Oaks, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Graeme McDowell defeated fellow U.S. Open champ Webb Simpson in a playoff to win the RBC Heritage on Sunday for his second career victory on the PGA Tour. McDowell was four shots behind when the round started, but rallied with a closing 69 over wind-blown Harbour Town Golf Links. The 2010 U.S. Open champ had his only bogey of the day on the 72nd hole to force a playoff with Simpson, the reigning U.S. Open titleholder. McDowell struck his approach on the extra hole about 15 feet away and two-putted for par. Simpson could not answer, missing about a 10-footer for par. Luke Donald and Kevin Streelman tied for third. McDowell's win ended a tough day in which only three players shot in the 60s. Donald shot a 69 while Streelman had a 72. Jerry Kelly rounded out the top five after his even-par 71. Charley Hoffman, the 54-hole leader, ballooned to a 77 and fell into a tie for sixth. Both McDowell and Simpson had the chance to win on the 72nd hole. McDowell missed a 12-foot par putt a...
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