Captured his first Rolex Series title at the 2019 Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA. The thrilling final round featured seven lead changes between he and Richard Sterne before a 72nd hole birdie sealed a one shot victory for the Irishman. Born in County Offaly, he shot to prominence in 2009 when he became only the third amateur to win a European Tour title by capturing the Irish Open at County Louth. Won the 2012 Portugal Masters and then captured the biggest title of his career at the 2015 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational en route to a career-best finish of fifth in the Race to Dubai. His father, Brendan, was a famous Gaelic footballer who won the All-Ireland Championship with County Offaly in 1982.