Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson already a loser at Masters

Phil Mickelson`s superb short game has often got him out of trouble and saved par at the Masters, but unfortunately it doesn`t always work.

Apr 10, 2014, 09:29 AM IST

Tiger Wood`s absence leaves 78th Masters wide open

As the first of the year`s four majors, the Masters has always been keenly anticipated and this week`s edition should be one of the most open in decades with the absence of world number one Tiger Woods.

Apr 10, 2014, 08:53 AM IST

Masters champion desperate to be a Great Scott

Adam Scott does not want to be known as a one-hit wonder and says he is desperate to join Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Ernie Els as multiple major winners.

Apr 09, 2014, 22:19 PM IST

Big field of contenders sparks Masters excitement

Augusta National`s trademark back-nine drama in the final round of the Masters could reach epic heights Sunday with a field that offers no clear favorite and several rising young stars.

Apr 09, 2014, 11:40 AM IST

Lefty feels `nervous` ahead of Masters bid

Playing in the Masters has always been an electrifying experience for Phil Mickelson and this week is no different for the American, even though he is "nervous" about his title bid after recent health concerns.

Apr 09, 2014, 09:04 AM IST

Under-the-radar Justin Rose aims to bloom at Augusta

US Open champion Justin Rose has been a forgotten man since his major title breakthrough last year at Merion, which suits the Englishman just fine heading into Thursday`s opening round of the Masters.

Apr 09, 2014, 08:54 AM IST

Scott gets Dufner, Rory to follow at Masters

Defending champion Adam Scott will join the most recent major winner, Jason Dufner, and Britain`s Matthew Fitzpatrick for the first two rounds of the 78th Masters in groups announced Monday.

Apr 08, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

Jones chips in to win title, claim Masters` spot

Australia`s Matt Jones chipped in from rough on the first playoff hole to win the PGA Tour`s Houston Open title and claim the final spot in the Masters on Sunday.

Apr 07, 2014, 15:06 PM IST

Lee Westwood hoping to break Majors `jinx` at Augusta National

British golf star Lee Westwood has said that he feels comfortable at Augusta where he is bidding to break his Majors jinx next week at the US Masters.

Apr 06, 2014, 13:22 PM IST

Phil Mickelson shrugs off injury concern before Masters

Phil Mickelson dispelled any lingering doubts about his health ahead of the Masters when he carded an impressive four-under-par 68 in the opening round of the Houston Open on Thursday.

Apr 04, 2014, 09:57 AM IST

Expect the unexpected at next week`s Masters

As the first of the season`s four major championships, the Masters has always been the most keenly anticipated, a veritable golfing `rite of spring` that brings together the game`s leading players in Augusta, Georgia.

Apr 04, 2014, 08:37 AM IST

With eye on Masters, Phil Mickelson to play in Houston

Injured five-time major champion Phil Mickelson will tee it up in the PGA Tour Houston Open this week, he said Wednesday, adding that it`s his best chance to keep his Masters bid on track.

Apr 03, 2014, 14:31 PM IST

Bookies slash Adam Scott`s odds to defend Masters title at Augusta National

Bookmakers have reportedly slashed defending champion Adam Scott`s odds to claim another Green Jacket at the Augusta National on Sunday to 8.50 dollars after four-time champion Tiger Woods was ruled out after undergoing back surgery for a pinched nerve.

Apr 03, 2014, 12:30 PM IST

Phil Mickelson in doubt for Houston Open and Masters

Five-time Major Champion Phil Mickelson remains in serious doubt for next week`s Masters after informing officials on Tuesday he would not be available to compete in this week`s Pro Am at the Houston Open.

Apr 02, 2014, 16:05 PM IST

Phil Mickelson injured two weeks before Masters

An abdominal injury has prompted three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson to pull out of the Texas Open, less than two weeks before the first major championship of 2014 at Augusta.

Mar 30, 2014, 09:17 AM IST

Rory McIlroy takes charge at Honda Classic with opening 63

Rory McIlroy produced a barnstorming back nine, charging home with five birdies, to take the first-round lead at the $6 million Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on Thursday.

Feb 28, 2014, 10:18 AM IST

Woods thinking of Augusta at Honda Classic

Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy will play in the same tournament for the first time this year when they contest the Honda Classic starting in south Florida on Thursday.

Feb 27, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

Mickelson aims to get back on track at Pebble Beach

Phil Mickelson has plenty of good memories to draw on as he tries to get his 2014 US PGA Tour campaign on track this week at Pebble Beach.

Feb 06, 2014, 04:10 AM IST

Mickelson eyes record-tying fifth Pebble Beach win

Phil Mickelson returns to one of his favourites venues for this week`s Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, bidding for a record-equalling fifth victory before taking a short break from the PGA Tour for family time.

Feb 05, 2014, 10:55 AM IST

Yang sets early pace in Phoenix, Mickelson seven back

South Korean Yang Yong-eun birdied six of his last nine holes to surge into an early one-shot lead in the Phoenix Open first round while Phil Mickelson launched his title defence with a level-par 71 in Scottsdale, Arizona on Thursday.

Jan 31, 2014, 10:35 AM IST