With all the talk about former Alabama star Justin Thomas having a chance to ascend to No. 1 in the world, and the incredible buzz of Tiger Woods being ready to contend again at the Masters, all Watson did last weekend at the World Golf Match Play Championship was win for the second time in his last four starts.
After eliminating Thomas in a tight match, Watson completely dominated former Georgia alum Kevin Kisner in the championship match.
In the last six weeks Watson has improved his world ranking from 117 to 21.
Now one of the top seven favorites to win at Augusta National next week. Still, he’s a 14-1 underdog to win the tournament that he has already captured twice. Don’t count him out.
The pride of Bagdad, Florida, and graduate of Faulkner State Nailed It.