Lowry leads the Irish 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.

Sweden's Henrik Stenson and American Dustin Johnson share a one shot lead on 5-under.

Here's Mc Ilroy on his round.