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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Shane Lowry

Last week
19th March 2023 - 25th March 2023
# Winning
Shane Lowry resists fightback to knock Jordan Spieth out of WGC-Dell Match Play
The Irish star had already been eliminated following defeats by Taylor Montgomery and Mackenzie Hughes.
# Impressive
McIlroy drives 375-yard 18th for tap-in eagle as he stays in WGC Match Play hunt
Shane Lowry made a disappointing early exit at Austin Country Club, but Séamus Power can still advance.
# Off the Mark
McIlroy has 'one eye on Augusta' after winning WGC Match Play Championship opener
Séamus Power and Shane Lowry both lost their opening matches at Austin Country Club.
# PGA Tour
McIlroy, Lowry and Power discover groups for World Match Play in Texas
The action begins tomorrow.
Last month
March 2023
# Tee to green
Lowry, McIlroy and Power have issues to solve as the Masters hovers into view
Only Lowry made the cut at the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass.
# Golf
Dominant Scheffler wins Players at Sawgrass, Lowry finishes with round of two-under
Scottie Scheffler continues to be in a commanding position.
# Sawgrass
Scheffler grabs the lead in low-scoring third round at Players Championship
Tom Hoge hit a new course record as conditions defanged TPC Sawgrass.
# Battling Back
Gutsy Lowry makes cut at Players Championship but McIlroy goes home
Seamus Power also missed the cut as the second round was belatedly finished today.
# Round 2
Lowry and Power set to miss cut as Rahm withdraws from Players Championship
Lowry looks set to miss the cut by one shot.
# Golf
McIlroy makes strong charge at Bay Hill, mixed fortunes for Harrington and Lowry
McIlroy is three shots off leader Kurt Kitayama.
# Arnold Palmer Invitational
Kitayama surges clear at Bay Hill, McIlroy and Lowry seven back as Rahm blown off course
Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry are both on two-under overall in Orlando.
# Arnold Palmer Invitational
Lowry and Power seven off the lead after opening round in Orlando
Rory McIlroy and Padraig Harrington are a further shot back at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
This year
# PGA Tour
Shane Lowry finishes in tie for fifth at Honda Classic
Chris Kirk edged Eric Cole in a playoff for an emotional victory.
'It's a very sad week for our family' - Lowry playing in uncle's honour after sudden death
The Offaly native says he considered going home early from the Honda Classic in Florida following the news.
# Making a move
Shane Lowry moves into contention at Honda Classic with impressive third round
Offaly man shoots 65 to sit four strokes off the lead.
# in the hunt
Shane Lowry shows grit to keeps Honda Classic hopes alive
Offaly native is six shots off the lead, while Pádraig Harrington is further back after four birdies and a pair of bogeys.
# Round 1
American duo share Honda Classic lead while Lowry sits three shots back
Pádraig Harrington is also in action at the event in Palm Beach Gardens.
# Undecided
Lowry unsure if LIV players 'should or shouldn't' be eligible for Ryder Cup team
The Offaly native takes a diplomatic approach to the matter.
# Round 3
Rahm takes 3-shot advantage, Power leads Irish contingent
Rahm can return to the number one ranking with a victory as he chases a third US PGA Tour title of 2023.
# PGA Tour
McIlroy and Lowry struggle while Power is disrupted by darkness at Phoenix Open
Contrasting fortunes for the Irish trio, with Canadian pair Nick Taylor and Adam Hadwin sharing the lead.
# rolling back the years
Harrington surges to top five finish in Abu Dhabi
Overnight joint leader Shane Lowry fades from contention on final day.
# Flying the flag
Lowry joint leader in Abu Dhabi as Harrington rolls back the years
The Irish pair impressed in the third round.
# DP World Tour
Lowry three off the lead in Abu Dhabi with rest of Irish set to make the cut
Italians Francesco Molinari and Guido Migliozzi lead the way on ten-under for the tournament.
# Off the Mark
Seamus Power and Shane Lowry both in top five in Abu Dhabi
The Irish duo have made a bright start at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
# Result
Great Britain and Ireland unable to recover as Continental Europe win Hero Cup
Shane Lowry and Séamus Power both lost out on what was a disappointing end to the tournament.
# tee-up
What will the new year hold for Ireland's golfing stars?
A look ahead to what the year may have in store for Ireland’s top golfers, after a magnificent 2022.
# Hero Cup
No joy for Lowry and Power as Continental Europe extend lead at Hero Cup
Continental Europe lead Great Britain & Ireland 8.5-6.5 ahead of the Sunday singles at Abu Dhabi Golf Club.
Last year
# Mixed Fortunes
Viktor Hovland goes back-to-back in the Bahamas, Shane Lowry finishes 18th
The Norwegian brilliantly held his nerve to see off a spirited challenge from Scottie Scheffler.
# Irish Eye
Ireland's Conor Purcell finishes joint-seventh as Meronk wins Australian Open
Elsewhere, Shane Lowry has improved at the Hero World Challenge and Tom McKibbin is the pick of the Irish at the DP World Tour South Africa.
# Struggle
Shane Lowry 12 shots off the pace at the Hero World Challenge
Defending champ Hovland leads wind-whipped tournament in the Bahamas.
# as it stands
Shane Lowry five shots off the lead at Hero World Challenge
Kim Joo-hyung, Sepp Straka, Collin Morikawa and Viktor Hovland currently share first place.
# we can be heroes
Power and Lowry make the cut as Donald names Hero Cup teams
Irishmen will play in next month’s contest between Continental Europe and Great Britain and Ireland in Abu Dhabi.
# bonus territory
McIlroy earns $12 million for finishing second to Woods in PGA 'Impact Program'
Shane Lowry, in 12th spot, collects $3 million bonus.
# DP World Tour Championship
Birdie-birdie-eagle finish for McIlroy, but Fitzpatrick holds edge in rankings race
McIlroy is bidding to become the first golfer to win the DP World Tour Championship, FedEx Cup, and finish the year as world number one.
# Dubai
McIlroy six off the lead after opening round at DP World Tour Championship
Shane Lowry is two further shots back as Tyrrell Hatton and Matt Fitzpatrick set the early pace in Dubai.
# Razor Focus
McIlory leads CJ Cup heading into final round as he chases world top ranking
Shane Lowry is six off the lead while Séamus Power is four shots further back.
# Flying the flag
Lowry fires 67 after hour's drive to buy putter, McIlroy and Power also going well at CJ Cup
It was a successful second round for the Irish in South Carolina.
# congaree
Defending champion Rory McIlroy one shot off lead at the CJ Cup
Seamus Power and Shane Lowry are also in action in South Carolina.
# Alfred Dunhill Links
Harrington impresses to reach top ten, McIlroy and Lowry struggle in Scotland
Day 2 of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship took place today.
# Golf
Stunning opening 61 for Langasque as McIlroy makes solid start at Alfred Dunhill Links
Padraig Harrington and Shane Lowry have also put themselves in decent positions.