Rory McIlroy was thrilled when his friend Shane Lowry won the Open Championship, and has told him to keep enjoying his Portrush triumph.
Shane Lowry lifted the lid on the ups and downs of his golfing career as the Irishman celebrated his Open Championship triumph in Clara.
Shane Lowry will not feature in the field at TPC Southwind this week after winning the Claret Jug at Royal Portrush.
After four days of thrilling action at Royal Portrush, Omnisport's reporters reflect on a tournament to savour.
There has been plenty of success for both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland in major championships over the past 12 years.
Sunday's weather forecast for Royal Portrush certainly held true, but the wind and rain didn't dampen the spirits of Omnisport's reporters.
Shane Lowry's emotions at Royal Portrush are in stark contrast to those he felt at Carnoustie a year ago.
Three years after blowing a four-shot lead at the U.S. Open, Shane Lowry earned his redemption at The Open Championship in Portrush.
Shane Lowry appeared nerveless as he stormed to a six-shot win at Royal Portrush and the Open champion could not believe how calm he felt.
It was a day to remember for Shane Lowry, who beat the elements and Tommy Fleetwood to win The Open by six shots.