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Today in Golf

TURNBERRY, Scotland – The one thing that plagued Tom Watson for much of his career was the one thing that disappointed him most when he needed it on the 72nd hole of the Open Championship.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – The 15th at Turnberry is the first par-3-1/2 in major championship golf since the eighth at Oakmont two years ago.
TURNBERRY, Scotland – Chris Wood was disappointed that he made bogey on the final hole Sunday, knowing that it likely kept him from winning the British Open.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Hate to even mention this, but with three players tied at 3 under par we've just heard from Open officials the four-hole playoff will be played on Nos.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Amateur Matteo Manassero has set another record with his performance this week at the British Open.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – One American journalist confessed he may cry if Tom Watson won the Open Championship. Another slighty more grizzled U.S. scribe was not so sentimental.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Former British Open champions Justin Leonard and Ernie Els were paired together for the final round. Both shot 68 to move up the leaderboard and end at 1-over 281.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – How cool is Tom Watson's bid at history?

Tom Lehman, who completed his final round, headed back out into the cold wind to watch a potential historic day.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – I really don't care who wins this championship (although Tom Watson would be fun to write) but I don't take pride in seeing someone melt before our eyes.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Thanks to Ross Fisher's 8 at No. 5, Tom Watson is back on top at Turnberry, tied with someone named Chris Wood.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Ross Fisher's caddie has 'Think it possible' stitched into his hat.  With his man two strokes clear of the field all of Turnberry is thinking the same thing.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Took hardly nine minutes, and a pair of bold birdies by Ross Fisher,  for Tom Watson to slip from lead.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Englishman Chris Wood made eagle on the seventh and birdie on the eighth to sit at 1 under for the tournament and jump into contention.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Tom Watson is off the first tee here chasing his sixth British Open title.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – Scot Paul Lawrie made an albatross-3 on the par-5 seventh hole on Sunday that was, all things considered, the highlight of the week for the home side.

TURNBERRY, Scotland – It wasn’t exactly Camelot, but it was as close as golf gets, and on Sunday it ended.

Defending champion Rick Rhoden held on Sunday to claim a record eighth victory at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship after Dan Quinns comeback attempt ended with a shot into the pond guarding the 18th hole.
After a week of bathing in the Fountain of Youth, Father Time finally caught up with Tom Watson.
Stewart Cink doesn't feel bad about ending Tom Watson's fairytale. Watson shouldn't feel bad either.
Two years. Two putts to get into a playoff. Two misses. Only this time Lee Westwood didnt know it.