McDowell drops out of contention in Florida

Graeme Mc DowellGraeme McDowell drops out of contention at the midway point of the Hero World Challenge in Florida.

The Portrush man shot a 73 second round on Friday night to leave him at three under par, eight shots behind leader Jordan Pieth.

As darkness brought a halt to the closing stages of day 2 and with just a hole remaining of his second round, the American topped the leaderboard on 11 under, 2 clear of Henrik Stenson.

Tournament host Tiger Woods went round in 70 but still props up the leaderboard on 3 over.