Paul McGinley – born 16 December 1966 – is an Irish professional golfer who has won four events on the European Tour.
At the 2002 Ryder Cup, he famously holed a ten-foot putt on the 18th hole in his match against Jim Furyk at The Belfry which won the Ryder Cup for Europe.
He was the winning captain of Europe in the 2014 Ryder Cup and the first Irishman to captain Europe’s Ryder Cup side.
McGinley is married to wife Alison. She formerly played golf for England and on the Ladies European Tour. They have three children and currently reside in Sunningdale, England.
Paul can now been seen on Sky Sports’ Golf coverage.