Padraig Harrington savours Irish Open experience at Carton House

Former Irish Open winner Padraig Harrington says he enjoys the experience of competing at his home event, which is being staged at Carton House this year.

"This tournament provides a one-off opportunity for Irish fans to see the top professionals in action and expectations are high," enthused the Dubliner.

"Although there can be a bit of pressure, I intend to enjoy the crowds and the atmosphere. The course is set up very nicely," added Harrington.

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