Colin Montgomerie http://kcur.org en Tom Watson Eyes The British Open http://kcur.org/post/tom-watson-eyes-british-open <p>Kansas City’s Tom Watson shot an even-par 70 Thursday in the first round of the U.S. Senior Open championship, only three shots behind the seven co-leaders.&nbsp; Watson nearly won the British Open four years ago at the age of 59 and, in the opinion of one his peers, has a shot at winning it again.&nbsp;</p><p>As one of Tom Watson’s playing partners, Colin Montgomerie marveled at how well Watson plays while on the verge of turning 64.</p><p>“He has every chance to do well again as he did at Turnberrry in 2009,” said&nbsp;Montgomerie.&nbsp; “He’s a great competitor and remains that way.”</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 14:53:18 +0000 Greg Echlin 40063 at http://kcur.org