Two weeks off didnt help Phil Mickelson in his continuing quest to make a few more putts. The southpaw wasnt able to convert many chances en route to a 3-over 73.
Phil Mickelson will play in the 2016-17 season-opening Safeway Open at Silverado, tournament officials announced this week.
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Playing some of his best golf in two years, Rory McIlroy was a huge favorite to be in the mix or the 2016 U.S. Open title this week at Oakmont Country Club. After battling the weather and himself, McIlroy finds himself on the outside looking in thanks to a heartbreaking scenario on the final hole in the second round that cost him a chance to keep playing. Coming into Saturday...
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) Three days after Phil Mickelson said there was ''zero chance'' he would go for the 17th green at Oakmont, he went for the green Saturday. He just figured it was his best chance to make the cut in the U.S. Open. Mickelson finished his second round Saturday morning with two pars for a 3-over 73 and then had to wait to see if 7 over was good enough. One of those...
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Despite Phil Mickelson being regarded as one of the greatest golfers of his generation, the five-time major winner will be looking to add the final piece of the jigsaw to his collection this week, as the U.S. Open gets underway at the Oakmond Country Club in Pennsylvania. The veteran American heads into the competition in […]
Phil Mickelson stared down the 18th fairway of Winged Foot Golf Club poised to capture his first career U.S. Open victory. One hole from escaping a near impossible course with a win over an up-shot Geoff Ogilvy, Mickelson might have had been thinking about his double bogey two years earlier on the 71st hole to hand Retief Goosen the U.S. Open Trophy. But 2006 was Mickelson's year...
Phil Mickelson absolutely crushed a marshal in the head on Friday at the Memorial Tournament in Ohio. Afterwards, he noted he’d never seen anyone take a hit like that in his life. “I’ve hit a lot of people, a lot of people,” Phil Mickelson said after the round. “Not seen anybody take a hit like that.” Thankfully the marshal walked away from the scary incident. Maybe...
Golfer Phil Mickelson was accused of insider trading on Thursday, according to Market Watch. Mickelson is connected with a case in which two other individuals are facing criminal charges. Mickelson allegedly received a tip from gambler William “Billy” Walters, who received his information from a former Dean Foods chairman named Thomas Davis. Davis leaked that Dean Foods would...
Phil Mickelson bit off a little more than he could chew when he made a practice round bet with 17-year-old Ryan Ruffels, who was an amateur at the time. Ruffels just turned professional this week and is regarded as the “next big thing” for golf in Australia. Ruffels told the Sydney Morning Herald the time Mickelson tried to persuade him to remain an amateur and go to his alma...
By Steve DelVecchio Phil Mickelson has found his name linked to an illegal offshore gambling operation, as a report indicates that nearly $3 million of his money was transferred to an intermediary who pleaded guilty to money laundering last week. According to ESPN’s Outside the Lines, 56-year-old former sports gambling handicapper Gregory Silveira pleaded guilty to three counts...
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