Watch: Fowler finishes eagle, quad, triple at Irish Open


Rickie Fowler made the shot of the day at the Irish Open on Saturday to move back into contention, but then he knocked himself out of the running with a horrible finish at Royal County Down.

Fowler nearly drove the par-4 16th and then hit this gorgeous chip-in for an eagle to move to 2 under par:

But just as it looked like the Players champion was about to give himself a shot at the title on Sunday, Fowler's round came crashing down. Two drives went O.B. and lead to a quadruple-bogey 8 on the par-4 17th and another tee shot O.B. meant a triple-bogey 8 on the par-5 18th.

Fowler finished at 5 over par after a 76. Had he parred in, Fowler would only be five back heading into the final round.