Shane Lowry’s victory in The 148th Open at Royal Portrush on Sunday has attracted plenty of reaction on social media.
Here’s a selection of tweets praising the Irishman’s performance from some of his fellow players (and Niall Horan)…
Very happy for one happy Irishman!
Great to watch all the people from Ireland embrace @ShaneLowryGolf! They were so wrapped up in what he was doing. The emotion, excitement. They had so much fun! Day to bring people together. Shows how game of golf, sports can unite us!@TheOpen
— Jack Nicklaus (@jacknicklaus) July 21, 2019
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Always been a legend has Shane. Amazing performance. 👌🏼🏌🏼♂️
— Eddie Pepperell (@PepperellEddie) July 21, 2019
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