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04/08/2021

Steady final round sees Shane Lowry finish one shot outside the top ten at The Open

Steady final round sees Shane Lowry finish one shot outside the top ten at The Open

Steady final round sees Shane Lowry finish one shot outside the top ten at The Open

A steady final round saw defending champions Shane Lowry finish one shot outside the top ten at The Open.

Shane finished on six under for the tournament in a tie for 12th place. 

He started with five pars and finished with eight pars. In between those he had three birdies and two dropped shots for a one under par 69. It was another strong finish at a big tournament for the Offaly man this year. He finished fourth at the PGA Championship and eighth at The Players. He is in a very strong position to make this year's European Ryder Cup team. 

The Open was won by Colin Morikawa who shot a bogey free four under par final round to finish two shots ahead of Jordan Speith and hour ahead of John Rahm and Louis Oosthuizen.

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