England - Tom Watson's ball rolled on to the 18th green
at Royal Liverpool on Sunday and most of the spectators
in the horseshoe grandstand gave him a prolonged
five-time Open champion, doffing his cap as he walked,
has a way of doing that to a crowd, especially in
putt for eagle just missed, leaving him with a 4-under
68 and a climb up the leaderboard past Tiger Woods, the
man Ryder Cup captain Watson will consider as one of his
three picks for September's Ryder Cup.
64-year-old Watson finished at 1-over 289 for the
tournament, five strokes better than Woods — who
carded 75 Sunday.
says Sunday's round gave him plenty of confidence for
next week's British Senior Open at Royal Porthcawl in