“I couldn’t see it in the air (approach to 18 from the left rough), couldn’t see where it was going, and then I just saw it coming down on the green. That was it, I was a winner.” Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

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Pádraig Harrington: “I have more clubhead speed now than I ever had in my career.” Photograph: Phil Long/AP Photo

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Shane Lowry is hopeful his breakthrough win in the WGC-Bridgestone invitational will open the floodgates for more success. Photograph: Getty 0:38

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Shane Lowry of Ireland hits off the fourth tee during the final round of the World Golf Championships - Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club South Course. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

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Shane Lowry celebrates during the final round of the World Golf Championships - Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Photograph: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images

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Shane Lowry hits from the fairway on the 2nd hole during the third round of the Bridgestone Invitational golf tournament at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Photo: AP Photo

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Shane Lowry of Ireland plays a shot on the 16th hole during the second round of the World Golf Championships - Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club South Course  in Akron, Ohio. Photo: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

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Troy Merritt plays a shot during a practice round for the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club  in Akron, Ohio. Photograph: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

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Australia’s Robert Allenby fired his caddie mid-round after an argument during the first day of the Canadian Open. Photograph: Getty

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David Lingmerth, of Sweden, raises the trophy after winning the Memorial golf tournament in a three-hole playoff. Photo: Jay LaPrete/AP

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