Lowry Leads Irish Challenge At US Open

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Shane Lowry’s the leading Irishman after Day 1 of the US Open. He carded an opening round of 69, to end the day on 1 under par. Rory McIlroy ended the day on 2-over par. Despite a disappointing start, McIlroy is not feeling too down [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/41526/medium/”] Sweden’s Henrik Stenson and American Dustin Johnson share a one shot lead on 5-under. Tiger Woods shot his worst ever round at the major tournament, finishing with a 10-over par 80. It’s the third time this year Woods has shot a round in the 80s, but he could still joke about fellow American Rickie Fowler – who did even worse on 11-over [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/41527/medium/”]