Just like the UK’s infamous public transport system, you wait 21 years for a golf title on British soil and suddenly two come along at once. That must be how Phil Mickelson felt on Sunday night after he careered to the Open Championship crown just a week after winning the Scottish Open, breaking a two-decade [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Phil Mickelson'
Edwin Huxley - Monday 22.07.13, 19:59pm
Edwin Huxley - Monday 15.07.13, 20:42pm
Never has the phrase “always the bridesmaid, never the bride” applied more so than to Phil Mickelson and his relationship with the US Open. Lefty made it six second place finishes in 24 appearances at his home Open this year, and not for the first time in painful circumstances.
Having opened up a one-shot lead on [...]
Terry Lane - Thursday 14.03.13, 17:04pm
The US Masters 2012 was won by Bubba Watson after an exciting play-off with South African Louis Oosthuizen following both golfers having an exceptional round on the final day and finsihing on -10. The 33-year-old left-hander won at the second extra hole to claim his first major title. Peter Hanson, Matt Kuchar and Phil Mickelson [...]
Terry Lane - Sunday 30.09.12, 22:39pm
Starting the third & final day 10-6 down, the odds were stacked against Europe to even make a reasonable score, let alone retain the Ryder Cup by winning a majority of the 12 singles matches. But with Luke Donald, Rory McIlroy, Ian Poulter, Justin Rose & Paul Lawrie winning the first five matches, the final [...]
Terry Lane - Sunday 29.04.12, 13:32pm
The golfing calendar is now brimming with professional golf tournaments every weekend of the year, it seems. Though the four tournaments that matter above all else in men’s golf are the Majors; and it is every pro golfers dream to win one of the four most prestigious championships in the world.
The first of the Major [...]