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Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson
Mickelson teeing off on the last hole of his 2007 Players Championship win.
Personal information
NamePhil Mickelson
Full namePhilip Alfred Mickelson
NicknameLefty
Height1.92 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight200 lb (90.7 kg ; 14.3 st)
NationalityUnited States
ResidenceRancho Santa Fe, California
SpouseAmy
ChildrenAmanda, Sophia, Evan
Career
CollegeArizona State University
Turned professional1992
Current toursPGA Tour (joined 1992)
Professional wins47
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour39 (tied 10th all time)
European Tour7
Challenge Tour1
Other Major tour wins5
Best results in Major Championships
Masters TournamentWon: 2004, 2006, 2010
U.S. Open2nd/T2: 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2009
The Open Championship2nd/T2: 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2009
PGA ChampionshipWon: 2005
Achievements and awards
Haskins Award1990, 1991, 1992

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Philip Alfred Mickelson (born June 16, 1970) is an American professional golfer. He has won four major championships and a total of 39 events on the PGA Tour. He has reached a career high world ranking of 2nd in multiple years. He is nicknamed "Lefty" for his left-handed swing, even though he is otherwise right-handed.


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