WATCH: The Irish Open's biggest draws salute the Irish fans

European Tour release footage from the K Club

Rory McIlroy, Irish OPen

Rory McIlroy salutes the crowd as he makes his way to the 18th green ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

"Dear Irish fans, you're the best".

That was the consensus at this year's Irish Open as the European Tour released footage of the players at the K Club, including winner Rory McIlroy, Shane Lowry, last year's winner Soren Kjeldsen and two-major champion Martin Kaymer sharing their appreciation for the fans.