17 May 2022

WATCH: 'Kilkenny - awesome place!' - Irish open winner Lucas Herbert

Kilkenny People's Siobhan Donohoe heard from the new Irish Open champion following his victory

Australian Lucas Herbert has won the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open at Mount Juliet Estate in Kilkenny.

The competition was blessed with sunshine and dry weather right until the final afternoon of golf today. The rain didn't deter the crowds from turning out to enjoy proceedings, however.

"Kilkenny - awesome place. Didn't get out on the town much, but Mount Juliet - phenomenal," Lucas told the Kilkenny People's Siobhan Donohoe shortly after his big win.

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