TURNBERRY, Scotland — Tom Watson stood over an eight-foot par putt this evening on the final hole of a mystical British Open, one stroke away from becoming the oldest major champion in history. For the first time all week, he showed his 59-year-old nerves.
The putt never had a chance.
A little more than an hour later, neither did Watson.More »
TURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) - Tom Watson leading the British Open heading to the weekend?
Tiger Woods gassing up the plane and heading for home?
Treacherous Turnberry delivered a pair of shockers Friday.More »
MARINA DEL REY, Calif. (AP) -- A 17-year-old Southern Californian has become the youngest person to sail around the world alone.
Zac Sunderland docked Thursday in Marina del Ray, completing a 28,000-mile trip that began last year. His family, friends and hundreds of onlookers cheered as his 36-foot Intrepid boat entered the harbor.More »
By Cameron Morfit, GOLF Magazine
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- When Tom Watson, 59, won the 1977 Turnberry Open, since nicknamed the "Duel in the Sun," Tiger Woods was still just 1, still months away from his national television debut with Bob Hope on The Mike Douglas Show.More »
WASHINGTON (AP) -- So much for the plan to have Manny Acta's patient optimism lead the Washington Nationals out of the doldrums. The abysmal won-loss record became too much to stomach, costing him his job at the All-Star break and adding another layer of instability to the worst team in baseball.More »