Phil Mickelson

Birdie binge lifts Andrew Putnam past Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson, tuning up for a run at a fourth Masters title, had seven birdies on Friday but settled for a share of second place behind Andrew Putnam after two rounds of the Houston Open.

Apr 04, 2015, 09:09 AM IST

Phil Mickelson makes solid start in final Masters tune-up

Three-times Masters champion Phil Mickelson looked sharp in his preparation for next week`s season-opening major by firing a six-under-par 66 to join the first-round leaderboard at the Houston Open

Apr 03, 2015, 08:54 AM IST

Local favorite Jimmy Walker wins Texas Open

Hometown favorite Jimmy Walker became the first multiple winner on the PGA Tour this season by claiming a four-stroke victory over Jordan Spieth in the Texas Open at TPC San Antonio on Sunday.

Mar 30, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

Jimmy Walker surges one ahead in San Antonio

 American Jimmy Walker took advantage of greatly improved weather conditions at his home tournament to seize an early one-shot lead in the second round of the Texas Open in sunny San Antonio on Friday.

Mar 28, 2015, 09:31 AM IST

Charley Hoffman leads at wind-whipped Texas Open

Charley Hoffman fired five birdies in a five-under par 67 on Thursday to take the lead by one shot after the wind-whipped first round of the US PGA Tour Texas Open.

Mar 27, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

Process and spot were two words that helped me, says Rory McIlroy

Four-time major champion and current World Number One, Rory McIlroy says focusing on two key words 'process' and 'spot' helped him deal with the pressure and script an "incredible" season.

Mar 03, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

Former US PGA Tour pro retracts Tiger Woods ban claims

Former US PGA Tour player Dan Olsen on Monday retracted a claim that Tiger Woods has been suspended for a month after Woods` agent and tour officials strongly denied the statement.

Mar 03, 2015, 10:07 AM IST

Phil Mickelson says rival Tiger Woods to have last laugh on critics

Tiger Woods may be coming off his worst round as a professional but longtime rival Phil Mickelson said on Wednesday the 14-times major champion will have the last laugh on critics suggesting he has the yips.

Feb 05, 2015, 11:25 AM IST

Rusty short game costs Phil Mickelson a chance to go low

Phil Mickelson has been a little rusty with his usually renowned short game in his first PGA Tour event in four months and he squandered the chance to shoot a low score at the Humana Challenge with

Jan 25, 2015, 11:02 AM IST

John Daly backs Phil Mickelson for Ryder Cup captaincy

 Double Major winning John Daly has brushed aside any notion of a USA Ryder Cup task force, declaring Phil Mickelson should lead the American team in 2016 at Hazeltine.

Nov 14, 2014, 01:54 AM IST

Adam Scott leads WGC-HSBC Champions charge in Rory McIlroy`s absence

Forty of the world`s top 50 golfers will tee off in Shanghai on Thursday when "Asia`s major", the World Golf Championships (WGC) HSBC Champions tournament, gets under way.

Nov 05, 2014, 11:38 AM IST

Ian Poulter slams Tom Watson's 'astonishing' Ryder Cup decisions in new book

 England golfer Ian Poulter has said that United States captain Tom Watson's decisions in the Ryder Cup were astonishing.

Oct 24, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

Tiger Tiger, Phil Mickelson named to US Ryder Cup task force

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were among 11 people named Tuesday to a PGA of America task force aimed at examining why US teams have struggled in recent Ryder Cups.

Oct 15, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Tom Watson offers regrets, takes blame for US Cup loss

US Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson said he takes full blame for the Americans' latest loss to Europe last weekend at Gleneagles and regrets communication woes with his players.

Oct 05, 2014, 11:05 AM IST

Paul Azinger open to Ryder Cup return

 Paul Azinger said he would consider a second spell as captain of the United States` Ryder Cup team after his leadership skills were praised by Phil Mickelson in a thinly-veiled attack on this year`s losing skipper Tom Watson. 

Sep 30, 2014, 00:31 AM IST

Nick Faldo slams Phil Mickelson criticism of Tom Watson

Nick Faldo accused Phil Mickelson of "throwing the captain under the bus" with his outspoken criticism of United States skipper Tom Watson following the team`s Ryder Cup defeat by Europe.

Sep 30, 2014, 00:28 AM IST

Victor Dubuisson in dreamland at Ryder Cup

Victor Dubuisson is having a dream Ryder Cup debut at Gleneagles, making it two wins out of two outings on Saturday.

Sep 28, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

US feels the sting of Europe Ryder Cup fightback

Phil Mickelson looked for an emotional comeback Saturday by the United States at the Ryder Cup after squandering an early lead to trail Europe 5-3 after Friday`s opening matches.

Sep 27, 2014, 03:50 AM IST

Ryder Cup: Late show saves blushes for McIlroy and Garcia

Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia saved the best for last to help Europe grab a 5-3 lead over the United States on a pulsating opening day`s play Friday at the Ryder Cup.

Sep 27, 2014, 03:47 AM IST

Europe grabs 5-3 lead after day one at Ryder Cup

Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson won twice and Rory McIlroy swiped a key half-point as Europe rallied for a 5-3 lead over the United States after day one of the Ryder Cup.

Sep 27, 2014, 00:19 AM IST