Tom Watson backs Tiger Woods to continue remarkable return from injury and challenge for The Open at Carnoustie this summer
- Tom Watson believes Tiger Woods is the man to beat at Carnoustie this summer
- Woods’ renaissance following two years of injury hell has been emphatic
- Recent tournament success has sped up talk that he could add to his 14 majors
- Watson insists Woods will win again and is a serious contender at Carnoustie
Tom Watson knows a thing or two about winning The Open and the five-time Champion Golfer believes Tiger Woods is the man to beat at Carnoustie this summer.
Woods’ renaissance following two years of injury hell is arguably the sport’s story of the season, with the American back up to speed far quicker than experts predicted following spinal fusion surgery.
A second-place finish at the Valspar Championship, backed up with fifth at the Arnold Palmer Invitational and tied 11th at The Players Championship has sped up talk that he could add to his 14 majors – something that seemed highly unlikely a year ago.
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