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(MAY 23, 2018) — Phil Mickelson is once again featured in the ESPN World Fame 100, which ranks the biggest names in sports. This is the third annual ESPN World Fame 100, and Phil has been featured all three times. He is No. 10 in this year’s issue, while ranking No. 5 in 2017 and No. 13 in 2016.

 This is just another accomplishment for Phil in 2018, as he’s had quite the run since the New Year. Lefty got hot in the new season, finishing T5 in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, T2 in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, T6 in the Genesis Open, and capped it off by winning the WGC-Mexico Championship in a thrilling playoff. On top of his impressive victory, Phil ranks third on Tour this season in par breakers. He’s broken par on 26.91% of his holes played.

 Phil’s win at the WGC-Mexico Championship was his 43rd on the PGA Tour, and has his sights set on competing on the U.S. Ryder Cup team for the 12th consecutive time. That’s not all Phil wants to accomplish. He’s looking to complete the career Grand Slam at the U.S. Open as well as 50 PGA Tour victories.

Dallas, Texas, (May 10, 2018) — Transformative menswear brand Mizzen+Main announces a new partnership with one of the most renowned golfers and professional athletes of all time, Phil Mickelson. The five-time major champion has signed on as an official Brand Ambassador of the hyper growth, performance menswear line that has transformed an industry with its “best damn dress shirt.”

 The long-term partnership makes Mickelson an equity holder in the company, joining Houston’s JJ Watt as a major partner in Mizzen+Main.

 “I was waiting to find the perfect apparel partner that allowed me to move from the board room to the golf course. Mizzen+Main’s performance dress shirts enable me to do that. A big part of why I’m so thrilled to partner with them is I know all my endorsement partners and the thousands of professionals that work at those companies will love this shirt for their day to day too. These dress shirts not only look incredible but are so comfortable and versatile I can actually play golf in them. It’s remarkable to have a dress shirt I can wear from a meeting to the course. The game has changed,” remarked Mickelson.

 Mickelson made waves in the sports world after wearing Mizzen+Main in a practice round with Tiger Woods at Augusta in April this year. His record as one of the best golfers of all time who represents several of the world’s greatest companies, along with being a maverick who charts his own path makes him a perfect fit for the brand.

 “I started Mizzen+Main six years ago to make a dress shirt that performed at the same level as athletic apparel. Partnering with Phil is an extraordinary opportunity as one of the most renowned global athletes puts our product to the test on the course in a fun and unique way. We’re thrilled to have Lefty lead the way in the years ahead,” said Mizzen+Main Founder and CEO Kevin Lavelle.

 As Brand Ambassador, Mickelson will wear Mizzen+Main’s performance fabric dress shirts regularly in tournament play, kicking off this week at the Players Championship®.

Mexico City, Mexico (March 5, 2018) — The drought is over as Phil Mickelson closed a 5-under 66 and won an eventual playoff against Justin Thomas Sunday to win the 2018 WGC-Mexico Championship. This was Phil’s first win since the 2013 Open Championship – a stretch of 101 tournaments. 

 Phil’s victory was met with loud cheers, and he was just excited as the fans in attendance. “I can’t put into words how much this means to me,” he said. “I knew it was going to be soon — I’ve been playing too well for it not to be. But you just never know until it happens.” One thing is for certain: there was never a loss of confidence for Phil.

 Phil was at odds after Justin Thomas’ shot to the 18th from 119 yards out. Thomas’ ball fell in front of the pin and spun into the hole for an eagle and a 64, but Phil would respond. Lefty answered with a two-putt birdie on the par-5 15th and 20-foot birdie on the 16th, tying Thomas.

 Tyrell Hatton was in the final group with Mickelson, but missed a par putt for a 67 and fell out of a playoff. The sudden-death playoff would come down to Mickelson and Thomas: two players separated by 23 years of age. Thomas went long with a gap wedge to the par-3 17th and chipped to 10 feet short of the hole. Mickelson hit the green, narrowly missed the birdie putt and walked off a winner — finally — when Thomas missed his putt. 

 Mickelson, now with 43 victories on the PGA TOUR and 46 around the world, made good on his pledge earlier this year that more victories were in store for him. He has four consecutive top 10s for the first time since 2005. That also was the last time he had won in a playoff.

 This was Mickelson’s third World Golf Championships title and, just a month after being on the verge of falling out of the top 50 in the world for the first time in two decades, moves to No. 18 in the world. He also moved to No. 4 in Ryder Cup points. The Ryder Cup is important to Phil as one of his goals is to be on the team for the 12th consecutive time. The focus also remains on the Masters and earning a fourth green jacket.

 “I don’t think this is the peak,” Phil said. “I think I’m going to continue to get better.”

Pacific Palisades, CA (February 20, 2018) — For the third straight week, a valiant back-nine charge on Sunday came up just short for Phil Mickelson.

 Mickelson began the final round of the Genesis Open five shots off the lead, but after a birdie on No. 12 he got within a shot of Bubba Watson. With the leaders a few holes behind him, he continued to press and his aggressive approaches into Nos. 15 and 16 both led to bogeys that effectively ended his chances to win for the first time since 2013.

 Mickelson’s closing 3-under 68 ultimately left him in a tie for sixth, four shots behind Watson. It marked his third consecutive top-10 finish coming on the heels of his tie for fifth at the Waste Management Phoenix Open and a tie for fifth the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. It’s also the first time since 2007 that he’s had three consecutive starts inside the top six.

 “My game’s on the upswing,” Mickelson said. “I’m playing well enough to compete week in and week out now, and now it’s just a matter of a shot here or there, the difference between winning and not, as opposed to kind of finding my game. I’m not searching anymore.”

 With the first major on the horizon, Phil is aware of what he has to do to win his fourth green jacket.

 “I think it will be important for me, if I want to go into Augusta with the expectation of winning again, that I win before then,” Mickelson said. “If it doesn’t happen, it doesn’t happen. But I think that that would be a big thing for momentum, because you need to perform under the gun, in the clutch, and play well enough to win a tournament before you expect to win a major.”

Pebble Beach, CA (February 12, 2018) —  Phil Mickelson delivered another furious finish at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, finishing tied for second three strokes behind winner Ted Potter Jr. Lefty was impressive, hitting three rounds in the 60s, including a 6-birdie 67 on Sunday in which he hit 11 of 14 fairways.

 It was Mickelson’s second straight top-5 finish and third such result in the 2017-2018 Tour season so far. Coming off a tie for fifth at the Phoenix Open, this is the first time he has put together consecutive top 5s since he won back-to-back in 2013 at the Scottish Open and British Open. Though he has not won since the 2013 British Open, It was the sixth time since that he finished alone or in a tie for second place.

 “I made a few good birdies coming down the stretch there to feel the nerves again,” Mickelson said. “Unfortunately, it’s not enough, but it was a great week, a lot of fun, perfect weather and really had a great time.”

 By sharing second, Mickelson moved from 41st to 35th in the latest Official World Golf Rankings.  He also moved from No. 21 to No. 12 in the latest Ryder Cup standings. Mickelson has played on every Ryder Cup USA team since the 1995 matches at Oak Hill Country Club.

 It’s been over four years since Phil’s last PGA Tour win, but it’s clear that Lefty can still go. “I still believe I have a lot of good golf left in me,” he said.

 Phil has momentum heading into the Genesis Open next week at the Riviera Country Club, where he’s won twice (2008, 2009). His finish at Pebble Beach has only increased his confidence for next week. 

 “I’m driving it as well as I have in a long time and if I continue to strike it the way I have, it’s going to be another good week. And I can’t wait to get started,” Phil said.