Golfer Shane Lowry reacts to news that this year’s British Open Championship has been cancelled.
The 149th Open cancelled for this year and will return to Sandwich in 2021 (Sky News)
Previously: Shane Lowry on Broadsheet
HOUSE, Leeson Street, Dublin 2.
British open winner Shane Lowry chats to the media – including unnamed lookalike reporter – ahead of a homecoming in Clara, Offaly this evening.
Shane Lowry (left) with mum Bridget and dad Brendan in the mid-1990s
Cúl Heroes writes:
Shane Lowry is one of the good guys:
Offaly 94/95 jersey…
Can Tin of Lilt…
Ma and Da…
President leads tributes to ‘role model’ Lowry (RTÉ)
Darren Clarke’s final 12 for Europe’s Ryder Cup team.
No place for Shane Lowry.
Ryder Cup Team Europe
Robert Murtagh writes:
Via a Google search of the leaderboard last night. They don’t seem to have a clue where he’s from!
Related: Shane Lowry takes the fight to blistering Jordan Spieth with McIlroy in the wings (RTE)
Shane Lowry has won the WGC Bridgestone Invitational (and $1.57m) in Akron, Ohio, U.S.A. this evening.
Fair play, in foreness.
Thanks Richard O’Rourke
Shane Lowry, winner of yesterday’s Portugal Masters.
A few firsts:
Shanes’s first victory as a professional, following the 2009 Irish Open he claimed as an amateur, in his very first European Tour appearance.
The first victory by a player from the Irish Republic on The European Tour since Lowry in 2009 at the Irish Open.
Gained his largest European Tour prize of €375,000.
The six footer managed to do it carrying 16 stone.
Shane Lowry claims first professional European Tour victory in the Portugal Masters (RTE)
Shane Lowry (EuropeanTour.com)