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Lowry joins prestigious list of Irish major winners

The success of Irish golf over the past decade wasn’t always necessarily kind to Shane Lowry. But after Sunday, he won't have to answer anymore questions of when it will finally be his time.

The Open payout: Lowry nets nearly $2 million

Breakdown of prize money and FedEx Cup points for Open winner Shane Lowry and the rest of the players who made the cut.

No. 1 costs Fleetwood: 'Hope my time will come'

Tommy Fleetwood had a chance to turn the tide on the first hole of the final round of the 148th Open. But he didn't, and couldn't claim his first major.

Holmes (87) goes from third to T-67 on Sunday

J.B. Holmes was in the mix for the claret jug Saturday afternoon at Royal Portrush and started the final round in the penultimate group. That ended in the blink of an eye early Sunday.

Koepka frustrated at Holmes' slow play at Open

It’s no secret that J.B. Holmes is not among the PGA Tour’s fastest players and his measured pace drew criticism again Sunday at The Open.

Lowry didn't know if he was good enough to win

A year ago this week, Shane Lowry slumped into a chair following a first-round 74 at Carnoustie and cried.

Brutal conditions make Lowry a 'proper' Open champ

The forecast that called for wind gusts to 35 mph and “outbreaks of heavy rain” arrived on schedule to turn the final round of The Open into a wind-whipped test of wills. Shane Lowry didn't flinch.

Fowler's ball goes OB off official: 'That sucks'

Rickie Fowler’s first swing of the day Sunday at The Open landed out of bounds. But before it did, it hit a course official.

Watch: Sh*nk! Stenson snaps club over knee

Luckily, Henrik Stenson only had one hole to go in his Open Championship when his frustration met one of his golf clubs.

Quotes of the week: Big names feeling mighty low at The Open

From big names missing the cut at The Open Championship at Royal Portrush to Tiger Woods not getting a text back, here are the top quotes of the week.

Clanton, Suwannapura (best-ball 59) win Dow title

The duo of Cydney Clanton and Jasmine Suwannapura teamed to shoot a better-ball 59 and win the inaugural Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational Saturday in Midland, Mich.

Fleetwood, Lowry's closest pursuer, ready for Sunday

Tommy Fleetwood, Ryder Cup hero, for Europe, in Europe, will not be the rooting favorite Sunday at Royal Portrush during the final round of The Open.

Fowler to wear orange despite Irish divide

Traditional symbols are important in Northern Ireland, and it prompted some to ask Rickie Fowler if he planned to wear his traditional Sunday orange outfit for the final round at Royal Portrush.

Sunday tee times moved up because of weather

The R&A announced Saturday night that tee times for the final round of the 148th Open at Royal Portrush will be moved up Sunday in an effort to dodge a dicey afternoon forecast.

Clarke on MC at Open: 'Gutted with my finish'

Darren Clarke released a statement on Saturday in relation to his walking brusquely off the 18th green after making triple bogey on the 18th hole to miss The Open cut.