Newsday (N.Y.): Shane Lowry wins British Open in its celebrated return to Emerald Isle

By Art Spander
Special to Newsday

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — It was a triumph for a man, and no less for a land. Irishman Shane Lowry on Sunday won the first British Open played in Ireland in 68 years, clutching the famed claret jug for himself while sharing joy with his elated countrymen.

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