J.B. Holmes had a day to forget at Royal Portrush as he played the final 18 holes of The Open in a dismal 16 over par.
As one of the speedier players on the PGA Tour, Brooks Koepka was always likely to be frustrated playing with J.B. Holmes at Portrush.
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.
After Shane Lowry triumphed by six shots at The Open, we look at how the final round unfolded on a wet and windy day at Royal Portrush.
Rory McIlroy was the centre of attention in the build-up to The Open Championship, but Shane Lowry ended up firmly in the spotlight.
Royal Portrush hosted The Open Championship for this first time in 68 years and deserves another shot as soon as possible.
Tommy Fleetwood and the chasing pack were in need of something special to chase down Shane Lowry in the last nine holes of The Open.
Winning The Open was looking a task beyond even the skills of Brooks Koepka early in round four at Royal Portrush.