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Rory McIlroy And Shane Lowry Faring Well In The Early Stages Of Irish Open

Ballyliffin Golf Club in Donegal is playing host to the 2018 Irish Open, and the first round is well underway. While Aussie Ryan Fox leads the field after a -5 round of 67, massive interest revolves around the home favourites, including 2007 champion Padraig Harrington who’s just one shot behind after his morning round. See Also: Irish Open: Harrington Just One Behind After …

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Padraig Harrington’s Refreshing Approach To Social Media Is Something Every Professional Athlete Can Learn From

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Day 5, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 10/8/2016 Golf Ireland's Padraig Harrington

Padraig Harrington has a very blunt response to those who he feels spend too much time reacting to what other people say about them on social media. Unfortunately, negative comments and even abuse have become part and parcel of being a professional sportsperson on social media, and most of them have their own ways of blocking that out. Harrington gave …

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Players To Opt For Other Nations Having Represented Ireland

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Bacary Sagna of Manchester City (L) attempts to black Lynden Gooch of Sunderland (R) shot during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Irish football has been long associated with the famous ‘granny rule’. FIFA regulations have served Ireland well with many recruits becoming key players in the past. However, in recent years some players have jumped back to the country of their birth with some Ireland born and raised players even opting to represent other nations. High profile players like Michael Keane, Patrick Bamford …

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Shane Lowry Brilliantly Trolls Leicester City Players

Shane Lowry Leicester

Shane Lowry loves a good laugh… Leicester City aren’t exactly flavour of the month amongst general football fans after the departure of Claudio Ranieri. Last season’s Cinderella Story has flipped on its head, and they have turned into the villains after the players’ role in the Italian manager’s sacking. The Foxes are in free-fall and are in a scrap for Premier …

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Shane Lowry Gives His Take On Rory McIlroy’s Infamous Round Of Golf With Donald Trump

Shane Lowry Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy caused ructions last week when it emerged that he had played a round of golf with US President Donald Trump in Florida the weekend previous. The 27-year-old’s subsequent attempts to defend himself and his actions, via a Guardian interview and Twitter statement, have only served to earn him more criticism from those appalled by the incident and perceived …

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Shane Lowry’s Tweet To Sam Allardyce Is Simply Fantastic

AALBORG, DENMARK - AUGUST 24: Shane Lowry of Ireland plays to the cameras after a fine second shot on the 18th hole during the Pro Am prior to the start of Made In Denmark at Himmerland Golf & Spa Resort on August 24, 2016 in Aalborg, Denmark. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce has this evening been sacked as England manager, after a sting operation last night revealed him talking ill of his predecessor Roy Hodgson, and advising businessmen on how to get around FA rules regarding player transfers. Irish golfer Shane Lowry, who hails from the Faithful County, is never one to be quiet on Twitter. Nor is he one …

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Shane Lowry Joins Sir Clive Woodward, Lance Armstrong At Juggernaut One Zero Conference

Shane Lowry, everybody’s unofficial favourite PGA pro, is to speak about life on and off the course at the ever-impressive One Zero Conference in Dublin. Lowry, a former Irish Open winner, will take part in a candid fireside chat at the intriguing new conference. From the highs of tasting PGA Tour success at the Bridgestone Invitational, to the disappointment of falling …

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It’s Time To Talk About Ireland’s Other Golfing Olympian

Ireland Olympics Golf Power

Between a combination of  high-profile Rio absentees and the recent (much welcomed) solid play from Padraig Harrington, Ireland’s other male representative has been slipping under the nation’s radar. Currently making his living on the second-tier Web.com Tour, the world number 294 – a Waterford native – is far from a household name at the minute. However, thanks to his current form stateside, …

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Rory McIlroy: A World Class Talent We Love To Hate

Get lost Rory Mcllroy! You’re only a turncoat! And a West Brit! You’re not even Irish! Get back to your home country (wherever that is) and don’t bother trying to declare for us again. Rory Mcllroy’s recent assertion that he was withdrawing from Olympic consideration because of his concerns over the Zika virus was just about the biggest PR mistake …

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