Irishman Shane Lowry withstood miserable weather conditions and the weight of local expectation to claim his first Major title with a stunning six shot victory at the 148th Open Championship.
Graeme McDowell will not let a difficult final round sour his memory of a "special" week playing a Major Championship in his home country.
Shane Lowry wrote his name into the record books as he fired a spotless 63 on day three of the 148th Open Championship to move four shots clear of nearest challenger Tommy Fleetwood at the top of the leaderboard.
All the action from Royal Portrush from the final day of the 148th Open. Who will be holding the Claret Jug at the end of today?
Ireland’s Shane Lowry will take a four shot lead into the final round of the 148th Open Championship at Royal Portrush.