The only question most are asking about the Senior Open presented by Rolex at the Old Course is – why did it take so long?
Senior Open presented by Rolex
Two local golfers are preparing to walk in the footsteps of legends after winning the prize of a lifetime with The Courier.
A record field of 618 – almost a third up on last year – has entered Monday qualifying for the first Senior Open Championship to be played at the Old Course, St Andrews.
Tom Watson is thrilled about coming back to the Old Course for the Senior Open Championship presented by Rolex later this month – but not for sentimental reasons.
Never being one to avoid tempting fate, Colin Montgomerie is perfectly plain about what his goal for this current season is.
Sir Nick Faldo will return to the scene of where his illustrious career maybe reached its peak when the 2018 Senior Open presented by Rolex is played for the first time on the Old Course, St Andrews in July.
You can’t really properly mimic history, especially the outrageous and frankly mad examples that occur too often at the culmination of an Open Championship.