Ryder Cup? Rory's European crown? Lowry wants it all: "It’s time I stepped up to the plate”
An Offaly man might win the Race to Dubai, a Major or a Ryder Cup cap before the Faithful County claims another All Ireland title. At least, that’s possibly what’s going through the mind the county's favourite golfing son, Shane Lowry, as he begins to believe that he’s now one of the greatest players on the planet.
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"No amount of money can substitute how it feels to win golf tournaments" - Rory McIlroy
Albatross not enough for Harrington
Padraig Harrington carded the first albatross of his career and added three birdies yet still failed to break 70 in the third round of the WGC-HSBC Champions.
Despite his spectacular two at the 594-yard, par-five 14th, the world No 19 is eight shots behind leader Francesco Molinari entering the final round in Shanghai and out of the running for his second tournament win on the trot.
Calculating Harrington looking upwards
Padraig Harrington eagled the last to move within five strokes of leader Francesco Molinari in the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.
But there’s something else that interests him as much as grabbing his second win of the year and that’s the race to become world No 1.