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Lowry: I want to beat world's best
25 Nov 2014 18:06
Shane Lowry has said he is delighted to have made it to the top 50 of golf’s world rankings and sounded a confident note about 2015, saying he is looking forward to playing “against the best players in the world, and not only play against them, but beat them as well.”
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A fifth-place finish at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai at the weekend moved the Offaly man to 47th in the rankings, and in line for a invitation to next year’s Masters at Augusta National.
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Asked about his place in the top 50, Lowry was clearly delighted with his place amongst golf’s global elite and said it was where he felt he belonged.
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“It feels great,” he told RTÉ Sport. “It’s taken me a while to do it. It just feels great that I’m going competing against the best in the world.
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“Because at the end of the day I see myself being one of the best players in the world, and I really want to play against the players in the world, and not only play against them, but beat them as well.”
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