It’s a phrase golf broadcasters have uttered hundreds of times before: “This win is a life-changer!” Usually, it’s reserved for first-time major winners, but with the amount of money they’re playing...
How well do you know the 32-year-old first-time major winner beyond the fact he has a cool beard and a fondness for pubs?
Four majors in four months produced a few stars and a few disappointments
Video surfaces of Sergio Garcia tossing club at his caddie during the Open, Golf Twitter takes him to task
A seemingly unbecoming video of Garcia taken by a fan at the Open Championship went viral.
McIlroy’s drought in major championships will be approaching six years when he tees it up at the 2020 Masters.
Before his weekend at Royal Portrush, Shane Lowry asserted, victory or not, he’d still be the same golfer with the same level of fame. Then this happened...
Justin Thomas shares video showing just how bad the weather was on Sunday at the Open (SPOILER ALERT: It was bad)
The R&A decided to move tee times up for Sunday’s final round of the 148th Open Championship because of a bad forecast, but that didn’t save golfers from playing in extremely difficult conditions at times.
Bummed the next men’s major is nine months away? Here’s everybody who’s already qualified for the 2020 Masters
We’re all waking up this Monday morning to a new reality after the 148th Open Championship. No, not Shane Lowry being a major champion. Rather, we just saw the last men’s major of 2019.
Shouts of “C’mon Sh-yane” segued to “Ole” chants at the 16th hole, the long par 3 called Calamity Corner, when Shane Lowry carved a low, long-iron left of the green and watched it peel back to the front edge.
A year ago, Shane Lowry sat in his car after the opening round of the Open Championship at Carnoustie and cried. A day later, he missed the cut.
There’s going to be one heckuva party in Northern Ireland tonight.
The Open 2019: If Brooks Koepka was frustrated playing with J.B. Holmes, he (mostly) kept it to himself
Brooks Koepka knew what he was getting into on Sunday at Royal Portrush. It wasn’t just trying to figure out a way to rally from seven shots back of Open Championship leader Shane Lowry and steal a fifth major title in 10 starts.
Shane Lowry found out just how special that walk was on Sunday at Royal Portrush, and it was extra special given the fact the Irishman was about to win the Open in Northern Ireland.
Shane Lowry just become the most popular man in all of Ireland by winning the 148th Open Championship. But there wasn’t a big celebration in his native country when he got married three years ago.
Here’s what everybody who played 72 holes at Royal Portrush this week banked.
Do you believe in destiny?
Lowry employs a split set of irons comprised of three models from Srixon and, interestingly, eschews the four-wedge setup the majority of tour players utilize in favour of three.
The action was fast and furious on Saturday at the 2019 Open Championship, so much so that it felt hard to keep up with at times. We did our best to sum the story of Day 3 in 9 (or so) sentences below.