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Portrush passes British Open test and awaits swift return

22 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland It took 68 years for the British Open to return to Royal Portrush and after a memorable week of golf, with Irishman Shane Lowry triumphing amid emotional scenes, it is hard to imagine anything but a swift return to the Northern Irish links course.

Lowry learns from bitter past to savour Open glory

22 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Shane Lowry described his British Open win on Sunday as like an "out of body experience" and for once the cliche of victory being "unbelievable" appeared utterly sincere.

Lowry set a 'mountain too high', glum Fleetwood concedes

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland There was no disguising Tommy Fleetwood's disappointment after finishing runner-up in the British Open on Sunday, with the Englishman left conceding glumly that the mountainous task set by Irish winner Shane Lowry had been just too steep for him.

Memorable Open debut for young Scot MacIntyre

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Perhaps only British Open champion Shane Lowry left Royal Portrush on Sunday more pleased than Robert MacIntyre, the young Scot who tied for sixth in his first major championship.

Memorable Open debut for young Scot MacIntyre

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Perhaps only British Open champion Shane Lowry left Royal Portrush on Sunday more pleased than Robert MacIntyre, the young Scot who tied for sixth in his first major championship.

Irishman Lowry wins British Open at Royal Portrush

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Irishman Shane Lowry staved off the biggest nerves of his golfing life, handling the wind and the rain to win the British Open by six strokes amid emotional scenes at Royal Portrush on Sunday.

Lowry learns from bitter past to savor Open glory

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Shane Lowry described his British Open win on Sunday as like an "out of body experience" and for once the cliche of victory being "unbelievable" appeared utterly sincere.

Lowry learns from bitter past to savour Open glory

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland Shane Lowry described his British Open win on Sunday as like an "out of body experience" and for once the cliché of victory being "unbelievable" appeared utterly sincere.

Golf-Lowry learns from bitter past to savour Open glory

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland, July 21 Shane Lowry described his British Open win on Sunday as like an "out of body experience" and for once the cliche of victory being "unbelievable" appeared utterly sincere.

Golf: Portrush goes wild for Ireland's Lowry as final-round test awaits

21 Jul 2019

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland They chanted his name, they rose as one for a standing ovation and long after Shane Lowry had departed the 18th green to sign for a course-record 63, the crowd were still following him across the course, singing and celebrating with abandon.

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