Phil Mickelson at the 2013 HSBC Abu Dhabi, European Tour Event. 1st Tee
Philip Alfred Mickelson
Born June 16, 1970,
Nicknamed Lefty, is an American professional golfer. He has won 45 events on the PGA Tour, including six major championships: three Masters titles (2004, 2006, 2010), two PGA Championships 2005, 2021 and one Open Championship (2013). With his win at the 2021 PGA Championship, Mickelson became the oldest major championship winner in history at the age of 50 years, 11 months and 7 days old. Mickelson is one of 17 players in the history of golf to win at least three of the four majors. He has won every major except the U.S. Open, in which he has finished runner-up a record six times. Mickelson has spent more than 25 consecutive years in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking. He has spent over 700 weeks in the top 10, has reached a career-high world ranking of No. 2 several times and is a life member of the PGA Tour. Although naturally right-handed, he is known for his left-handed swing, having learned it by mirroring his right-handed father's swing. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2012.
PGA Tour 45 (Tied 8th all time) European Tour 11 Asian Tour 1 Sunshine Tour 1 PGA Tour of Australasia 1 Challenge Tour 1 PGA Tour Champions 2 Other 4