Lowry still on a high after ‘dream-come-true’ Open victory

Lowry still on a high after ‘dream-come-true’ Open victory

Lowry already appreciates he may not experience another high in golf like he did at Royal Portrush.

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G-Mac: I told him to go and be him, go play Shane Lowry golf

G-Mac: I told him to go and be him, go play Shane Lowry golf

Graeme McDowell hailed Ireland’s newest major champion and backed Shane Lowry to finally come out from Rory McIlroy’s shadow after lifting the Claret ...

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Quirke: Lowry should receive Croke Park reception

Quirke: Lowry should receive Croke Park reception

Michael Hayes All-Ireland winners Mike Quirke and Patrick Kelly believe the red carpet should be rolled out at Croke Park for Open Championship winner Shane Lowry.

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Spieth and Fowler back swift Open return to Royal Portrush

Spieth and Fowler back swift Open return to Royal Portrush

Simon Lewis Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler may not have had the outcomes they wanted

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Willett’s word of wisdom for Lowry: ‘Be selfish’

Former Masters winner Danny Willett has advised new Open champion Shane Lowry to be “selfish” when it comes to approaching the next 12 months as a first-time ...

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Open victory elevates Lowry into commercial stratosphere

The scenes on Sunday evening in Portrush, Clara and pretty much everywhere across the country following his emphatic Open Championship victory confirmed Shane Lowry’s ...

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Lowry’s mission now is to set a new standard

If the video clips doing the rounds on social media yesterday are anything to believe, Shane Lowry has been living up to his pledge to enjoy his magnificent and ...

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Harrington delighted to welcome old pal Lowry to the majors club

Pádraig Harrington toasted the double victory of Shane Lowry and Royal Portrush as a brilliant moment for Irish sport as the 148th Open Championship was declared ...

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Shane Lowry's homecoming set for Clara tomorrow evening

A homecoming for Open champion Shane Lowry will be held in Clara, Co Offaly, tomorrow evening.

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Open winner Shane Lowry enjoys celebrations at Dublin pub

Open winner Shane Lowry enjoys celebrations at Dublin pub

Lowry, trophy in hand, descended on the Boar’s Head pub along with a huge crowd of friends and family.

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'He’d have all the turf mould ate' - Shane Lowry's granny reveals his winning formula

'He’d have all the turf mould ate' - Shane Lowry's granny reveals his winning formula

Shane Lowry’s grandmother Emily Scanlon has revealed that his golfing success can be attributed to turf mould.

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Gary Player 'quite choked up' about Shane Lowry's 'remarkable' Open victory

Gary Player 'quite choked up' about Shane Lowry's 'remarkable' Open victory

Three-time Open Champion Gary Player believes Shane Lowry's win at Royal Portrush was one of the greatest he has ever seen.

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Watch Shane Lowry party as Shane Ross says Govt 'more than happy to fund' Major celebrations

Watch Shane Lowry party as Shane Ross says Govt 'more than happy to fund' Major celebrations

Shane Lowry has woken up this morning as the Open champion.

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Lowry sets sights on Ryder Cup debut after Open triumph

Lowry sets sights on Ryder Cup debut after Open triumph

The 32-year-old is the fifth Irish player to claim the Claret Jug.

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Offaly renames Open trophy the 'Clara' jug as Shane Lowry's local club shows off his record scorecard

Offaly renames Open trophy the 'Clara' jug as Shane Lowry's local club shows off his record scorecard

The Claret Jug has been renamed the Clara Jug in Shane Lowry's native Offaly.

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Shane Lowry: 'We’re going to have one hell of a few days' after Open win

Shane Lowry: 'We’re going to have one hell of a few days' after Open win

“I’d say there were people watching golf today that never watched before,” Open winner Shane Lowry said in an interview on Sunday.

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Shane Lowry will give Claret Jug pride of place on his kitchen table

Shane Lowry will give Claret Jug pride of place on his kitchen table

The Open champion held his nerve on the final day at Royal Portrush.

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The perfect ending to a fairytale week for Irish golf

The perfect ending to a fairytale week for Irish golf

Shane Lowry woke up yesterday morning still not sure he had what it took to win a major but he finished the biggest day of his professional life with no-one more ...

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Anatomy of an Open win

No man is an island, not even in a non-team sport like golf and while Shane Lowry is not one to use “we” when referring to his achievements in the style ...

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The Open day four: How Shane Lowry secured his first major

The Open day four: How Shane Lowry secured his first major

Here we look at an emotional triumph for the home favourite.

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Shane Lowry turns Carnoustie tears into triumph at Royal Portrush

Shane Lowry turns Carnoustie tears into triumph at Royal Portrush

The Irishman was upset by the state of his game at The Open in 2018 and 12 months later he has lifted the Claret Jug.

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Crowds throng 18th fairway to hail Lowry’s ‘huge’ Open victory

Crowds throng 18th fairway to hail Lowry’s ‘huge’ Open victory

The Open Championship’s historic return to the island of Ireland was sealed with an Irish win.

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Tears of joy at home golf club as Lowry wins The Open

Tears of joy at home golf club as Lowry wins The Open

Shane Lowry’s grand-uncle Thomas Newman was among the supporters packed into the small Esker Hills club on the outskirts of Tullamore.

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Open victory best birthday present ever, says Lowry’s father

Open victory best birthday present ever, says Lowry’s father

Brendan Lowry turned 60 days before Shane clinched the Claret Jug at Royal Portrush.

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Fortune favours the brave: The winners and losers from the final day of the Open

Fortune favours the brave: The winners and losers from the final day of the Open

At the end of a thrilling championship, Kevin Markham looks at the winners and losers on the closing day of the Open.

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Open winner Shane Lowry in profile

Open winner Shane Lowry in profile

The man from Offaly became the fifth Irishman to lift the Claret Jug.

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Shane Lowry wins the Open

Shane Lowry wins the Open

The Co Offaly man won his maiden major championship after holding his nerve on Sunday as a superb third round put in control heading into the final 18 holes.

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Defending Open champion Molinari signs off in style at Portrush

The Italian’s bogey-free round included an eagle on the 12th.

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Players make most of early starts with conditions set to deteriorate at The Open

Shane Lowry holds a four-stroke lead over Tommy Fleetwood at the top of the leaderboard.

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Relative calm greets early starters in final round of The Open

Relative calm greets early starters in final round of The Open

Eddie Pepperell had three birdies in four holes after a poor start.

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The Open day four: Leader Lowry bids to secure first major

He holds a four-shot lead.

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Shane Lowry steeling himself for most challenging day of his career at Open

A day of golfing perfection from Shane Lowry took the Irishman to the verge of Open Championship victory at Royal Portrush but the 32-year-old is steeling himself ...

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Thousands of golf fans relish third day of Open’s return to N Ireland

Home favourites Rory McIlroy and Darren Clarke missed the halfway cut.

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Graeme McDowell backs Rory McIlroy to rebound from Open disappointment

Rory McIlroy’s major successes are far from over, says Graeme McDowell, who has backed his friend to rebound from his Royal Portrush disappointment.

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Lucas Glover moves to within four of lead at Portrush

Glover carded three successive birdies from the second to move to four under.

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Early starters Stanley and Redman get off to Open third round flier

Fox and Hwang also make early progress with back-to-back birdies

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‘Oooooohhhh,’ said the crowd. They knew…

‘Oooooohhhh,’ said the crowd. They knew…

It was closing in on 11am yesterday when Calamity Corner lived up to its name and reputation.

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Harrington says Shane can finish the job this time

Harrington says Shane can finish the job this time

Pádraig Harrington believes Shane Lowry’s nightmare finish to the 2016 US Open at Oakmont can act as a help rather than a hindrance as the Offaly man ...

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Lowry survives late wobble but McIlroy rally falls agonisingly short

Lowry survives late wobble but McIlroy rally falls agonisingly short

Shane Lowry survived alate-round wobble and some high-volume commentary from a giant TV screen to put himself in pole position at the halfway stage of The 148th ...

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McIlroy bowled over by surge of support but birdie charge comes up short

The home favourite’s second-round 65 saw him miss the cut by a shot at Royal Portrush.

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The Open day two: Lowry shares halfway lead as McIlroy fightback falls short

Rory McIlroy followed his opening-round 79 with a six-under-par 65 to miss the cut by just a shot.

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McIlroy upset after missing Portrush cut but backs Lowry to finish the job

Poor opening round cost the home favourite.

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'Walking down 18 was something special' - Shane Lowry pinching himself as he shares Open lead

The pair are on eight under after the second round at Royal Portrush, a shot clear of English duo Tommy Fleetwood and Lee Westwood.

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Westwood hits form at Open with help of caddie girlfriend

The 46-year-old is seven under par after two round at Royal Portrush

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Pragmatic Woods accepts there will be ups and downs as Open hopes disappear

The 15-time major winner was six over par after two rounds at Royal Portrush.

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Lowry moves two shots clear as McIlroy attempts to put poor start behind him

Lowry, who won the Irish Open as an amateur in 2009, holed from 35 feet for another birdie on the 10th to move two shots clear of the field.

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Tyrrell Hatton makes progress and Tiger Woods also aims to improve Open prospects

Early birdie boosts hopes of overnight leader JB Holmes.

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The Open day two: JB Holmes looking to stay ahead of chasing pack

The American starts the day one shot ahead of Shane Lowry.

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Rory on brink as Lowry finds edge after coach pep talk

Rory on brink as Lowry finds edge after coach pep talk

A pre-Open Championship pep talk from coach Neil Manchip propelled a previously uneasy Lowrytowards his lowest opening round in a major and the business end of the ...

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A day to be remembered (unless your name is McIlroy)

A day to be remembered (unless your name is McIlroy)

Leave it to Maureen Madill to put into perspective how big a deal hosting the 148th Open Championship is to the membership at Royal Portrush and all of her native ...

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