Tag: Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson became the oldest man to win a major golf championship on Sunday, winning the PGA Championship at age 50. (Image: AP)

Phil Mickelson Completes Long Shot Bid to Win PGA Championship at Age 50

Phil Mickelson became the oldest winner of a major championship in golf history, claiming the PGA Championship by two strokes on Sunday. The 50-year-old Mickelson shot a 1-over 73 in the final round at Kiawah Island to finish two shots ahead of Brooks Koepka and Louis Oosthuizen. Mickelson braves crowd […]

Rory McIlroy says he has no interest in joining the proposed Premier Golf League. (Image: Getty)

Examining the Pros and Cons of the Proposed Premier Golf League

Heading into the Wells Fargo Championship, one topic dominated the discussion at the pre-tournament press conferences: the breakaway Premier Golf League. While the idea is only in the planning stages, it has already caused controversy among fans, players, and organizations like the PGA Tour and European Tour. But what exactly […]

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are down the betting board to win the Masters, but both past champions believe they can contend at Augusta National next month. (Image: Getty)

Past Champions Woods, Mickelson Fighting Long Shot Tag at Masters

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have seven Masters titles between them, but neither one is considered a good bet to win this year’s tournament at Augusta National, which begins Nov. 12. Woods, who has five green jackets, is currently 25/1 to win the Masters, while Mickelson is at 80/1. Those […]

Golfer Rory McIlroy said not playing in the Saudi Invitational was a decision based on “morality.” (Image: Getty)

Rory McIlroy Skipping Saudi Invitational for ‘Morality’ Reasons

Rory McIlroy says he won’t play in the Saudi Invitational because of his feelings toward the government. The tournament, which is in its second year, will be played Jan. 30-Feb. 2 at Royal Greens Golf & Country Club in King Abdullah Economic City. McIlroy did not play in last year’s […]