Watson on the brink of making history

Originally Published: July 18, 2009
By Bob Harig | ESPN.com

TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Across the street from the course he helped make famous is a luxury hotel that sits atop a majestic hill and is quite the sight for golfers heading to the home hole at Turnberry.

Inside there is a suite named for Tom Watson, the man who won the first Open Championship here in 1977 after an epic "Duel in the Sun" with Jack Nicklaus.

Guess who's staying in those digs?

It is only appropriate that Tom Watson get the room that bears his ...

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