(AUGUSTA,GA) The Masters is saying good bye to one of it’s greats this year.
Two time Champion Tom Watson says the 2016 tournament will be his last.
Watson will hang it up 39 years after he won his first green jacket.
He says he has a lot of great memories.
“To be able to play in the Masters when I was a kid watching Arnold Palmer play here beating my friend Jack Nicklaus in those early Masters there being able to come here and actually compete and win the tournament go to the champions dinner be around the likes of Gene Sarazen and Byron Nelson Sam all the old guys now I’m one of the old guys, ” said Watson with a laugh.
Watson says he’s goal for the week is to make the cut and play the weekend.