Phil Mickelson

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. | Tony Finau added to US Ryder Cup team as captain’s pick

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. — Tony Finau has been named to the Ryder Cup team, the final pick by U.S. captain Jim Furyk. Finau joins Bryson DeChambeau, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods as Furyk’s four wild-card selections. Finau has 11 top-10s this season, including three in majors. “There won’t be any locker room noise with me,” … Continue reading NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. | Tony Finau added to US Ryder Cup team as captain’s pick

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. | Tiger Woods returns to Ryder Cup as a wild card

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. — Tiger Woods is returning to the Ryder Cup as a player for the first time in six years. Phil Mickelson will set a Ryder Cup record by playing for the 12th straight time. They join Bryson DeChambeau, the hottest player in golf, as three of the American wild-card selections. U.S. captain … Continue reading WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. | Tiger Woods returns to Ryder Cup as a wild card

NEW YORK | Woods-Mickelson set for pay-per-view Thanksgiving weekend

NEW YORK  — The winner-take-all match between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson is on. WarnerMedia says it has secured the rights for a pay-per-view event it is promoting as “The Match.” It will be 18 holes between Woods and Mickelson held Thanksgiving weekend at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas. The winner will receive $9 million. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Woods-Mickelson set for pay-per-view Thanksgiving weekend

NEW YORK | Woods-Mickelson set for pay-per-view Thanksgiving weekend

NEW YORK  — The winner-take-all match between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson is on. WarnerMedia says it has secured the rights for a pay-per-view event it is promoting as “The Match.” It will be 18 holes between Woods and Mickelson held Thanksgiving weekend at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas. The winner will receive $9 million. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Woods-Mickelson set for pay-per-view Thanksgiving weekend

ST. LOUIS | The Latest: Simpson off to hot start in Ryder Cup bid

ST. LOUIS — The Latest on the PGA Championship, golf’s final major of the year (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Webb Simpson has two early birdies to get to 8 under at the PGA Championship, and that should essentially lock up his spot on the Ryder Cup team if he hadn’t done it already. Simpson … Continue reading ST. LOUIS | The Latest: Simpson off to hot start in Ryder Cup bid

ST. LOUIS | The Latest: Thomas off to hot start in PGA title defense

ST. LOUIS — The Latest on the PGA Championship, golf’s final major of the year (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Phil Mickelson’s good start has hit the skids after a double-bogey at the 15th and another bogey at the par-4 18th left him 2 over after the first nine at the PGA Championship. His playing … Continue reading ST. LOUIS | The Latest: Thomas off to hot start in PGA title defense

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland | The Latest: Pepperell a ‘little hung over’ at British Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Eddie Pepperell says he was a “little hung over” during his round of 4-under 67 that has left him one shot off the lead at the British Open. After shooting 71 on Saturday to start the final round eight strokes off … Continue reading CARNOUSTIE, Scotland | The Latest: Pepperell a ‘little hung over’ at British Open

GULLANE, Scotland | Mickelson says he will try to act better on golf course

GULLANE, Scotland — Phil Mickelson says he wishes he could take back the moment when he swatted a moving golf ball at the U.S. Open. He says all he can do now is try to act a little better. Mickelson spoke on Thursday after opening with an even-par 70 in the Scottish Open. He has … Continue reading GULLANE, Scotland | Mickelson says he will try to act better on golf course