Shane Lowry has work to do at Italian Open

Shane Lowry has work to do at Italian Open

Finland’s Tapio Pulkkanen claimed a slender lead in the opening round of the Italian Open after setting a target which proved too hot to handle.

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‘Daddy daycare’ Shane Lowry back on course at the Italian Open

‘Daddy daycare’ Shane Lowry back on course at the Italian Open

Open champion Shane Lowry has switched his focus from parental responsibilities to trying to reclaim top spot in the Race to Dubai at the Italian Open.

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Shane Lowry: ‘I was down in the dumps with golf... it’s dream stuff’

Shane Lowry: ‘I was down in the dumps with golf... it’s dream stuff’

On Tuesday, Rory McIlroy, Shane Lowry, and Graeme McDowell enjoyed a friendly nine holes of practice at Liberty National Golf Club ahead of the Northern Trust Open, the first event in the FedEx Cup Play-offs.

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A small town on the River Brosna - Thousands descend on Clara to welcome home their hero

A small town on the River Brosna - Thousands descend on Clara to welcome home their hero

A small town on the River Brosna in County Offaly with a population of over 3,000 people has earned its place on the map this evening following champion golfer Shane Lowry's homecoming party.

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Clara brought to a standstill as thousands welcome Shane Lowry home

Clara brought to a standstill as thousands welcome Shane Lowry home

Shane Lowry said the feeling of winning The Open “hasn’t sunk in yet” as he was welcomed home to County Offaly.

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Thousands in Clara as Shane Lowry receives a hero's welcome

Thousands in Clara as Shane Lowry receives a hero's welcome

Lowry left Dublin on Tuesday afternoon bound for his hometown after conducting interviews for the media at the end of a whirlwind 36 hours of celebrations in Dublin that followed his return from Portrush.

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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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Here's what you need to know to get to Shane Lowry's homecoming on time

Here's what you need to know to get to Shane Lowry's homecoming on time

Clara town will be pedestrianised from 3 pm and there will be no vehicular access to the site.

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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 Jug at Royal Portrush.

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Shane Lowry's homecoming set for Clara tomorrow evening

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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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 deserving of victory at the 148th Open Championship.

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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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'Lowry’s on fire, Portrush is terrified': Watch as golf fans celebrate Shane Lowry's third round finish

'Lowry’s on fire, Portrush is terrified': Watch as golf fans celebrate Shane Lowry's third round finish

Each time the Co Offaly man emerged from one of the line of mini TV studios, the crowd erupted.

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