Phil Mickelson - Profile

Phil Mickelson: Looking to land sixth major.

Phil Mickelson: Looking to land sixth major.

Not at his best in 2014 but the mercurial left-hander could still have several more majors in him.

* Five-time major winner: 2004 Masters, 2005 USPGA, 2006 Masters, 2010 Masters, 2013 Open. Needs US Open win to complete career Grand Slam.

* Has finished second in the US Open six times (1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2009 and 2013).

* Two World Golf Championship wins: 2009 Cadillac Championship, 2009 HSBC Champions.

* 42 PGA Tour wins. First as an amateur at the 1991 Northern Telecom Open.

* Has spent over 750 weeks in the world's top 10 but has never been world No.1.

* US PGA record: One win (Baltusrol 2005) and seven other top 10s.

* Made top 10 in two previous US PGAs at Valhalla: T8 in 1996 and T9 in 2000.

Player Details

  • Nationality: USA
  • Date Of Birth: 16/06/1970
  • Birth Place: San Diego, California
  • Height: 6ft 3
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2015 The 144th Open Championship T20 70+72+70+69 281 -7
2015 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open T31 69+68+70+68 275 -5
2015 U.S. Open T64 69+74+77+73 293 5
2015 FedEx St. Jude Classic T3 68+69+70+65 272 -8
2015 the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide In T65 72+68+78+75 293 5
2015 Wells Fargo T4 71+66+71+68 276 -12
Grand Slam History
US Masters T2-T54T3T2715
US Open T64T28T2T65T54T4T2
The Open Championship T20T221-T2T48-
US PGA Championship -2T72T36T19T1273

Phil Mickelson News

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Matchplay Terminology

Matchplay Terminology

Wayne Riley provides a breakdown of some of the unusual terminology likely to be used in this weekend's Paul Lawrie Match Play.

The Paul Lawrie quiz

The Paul Lawrie quiz

Some of the golfers playing at the Paul Lawrie Matchplay EPGA tournament in Aberdeen, were quizzed about the man himself, with mixed results.