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Rory McIlroy Delighted For Friend and ‘National Hero’ Shane Lowry

Rory McIlroy has expressed his delight that long-time friend, Shane Lowry, won’t be present at this weekend’s WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational in Memphis as the Offaly man continues celebrating his Open Championship success. Lowry won the 148th Open on Sunday by six shots on Sunday to spark major celebrations throughout the country. Footage emerged of the Offaly man singing songs …

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The Ryder Cup Is Coming Back To Ireland (Report)

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Ireland is to host golf’s most prestigious tournament, the Ryder Cup, in 2026. A deal between the European Tour and the Irish Government was completed just over a week ago and Adare Manor is expected to be named as the host venue later today. News of the decision to let the newly revamped course host one of the biggest events …

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International Media React To Shane Lowry Major Victory In Portrush

Irish sporting fans at home and abroad rejoiced as Shane Lowry knocked in his final putt in Portrush on Sunday to win his first-ever major championship.  It was a sensational victory for the Offaly man after a strong performance across the four days saw him finish with a six-shot lead over his nearest challenger, Tommy Fleetwood. Lowry joins an illustrious …

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Brilliant Shane Lowry Holds Off Fleetwood To Clinch Open Championship

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Shane Lowry has won his first major after clinching the 2019 Open Championship in Portrush after a dramatic final day of action in Co. Antrim.  Lowry entered today with a four-shot lead over his nearest challenger Tommy Fleetwood after playing some superb golf on the opening three days of the competition. With the weather forecast predicting high winds and heavy …

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James McClean Leads Host Of Sports Stars In Well Wishes For Lowry

On Sunday, Shane Lowry will look to clinch his first-ever major championship when he takes to Royal Portrush in Co. Antrim for the final round of the Open Championship. After a sensational opening three rounds, which included a record-breaking Saturday, Lowry sits four shots clear of England’s Tommy Fleetwood at the top of the leaderboard. The Offaly man tees off at …

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Watch: ‘Olé Olé Olé’ Rings Round Portrush As Shane Lowry Leads

Shane Lowry’s superb Saturday in Portrush saw him garner a well-earned reception upon making his walk to the eighteenth and final hole.  Lowry will enter tomorrow’s final day of The Open with a strong lead over the competition after a record-breaking day on Royal Portrush’s new course – leaving the second-placed Tommy Fleetwood trailing by a comfortable four shots. His …

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Shane Lowry Plays Sensational Round To Take Control Of The Open

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Shane Lowry took control of the Open tournament on Saturday at Royal Portrush. The Irishman played some fantastic shots on the course in County Antrim, finishing on 8 under for the day and 16 under for the tournament. Lowry, who was cheered throughout by the spectators in attendance, could do no wrong in a faultless round. Lowry broke the course …

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