Phil Mickelson ~ Biography
Phil Mickelson is the legendary golfer in the history of golf. Considered as one of the powerful as well as equally accomplished golfer of time, he is the inspiration for the several newcomers in the golf. Born on 16th June 1970 in San Diego in California he is the son of Phil Mickelson Sr. and Mary Mickelson. With the strapping inclination towards golf from her early age he started playing golf at the young age prior going to school under his father’s instruction. He is the person who started playing golf as soon as he began walking, born as the Philip Alfred Mickelson is as for now is one of the most exultant golfers in the world. The aggressively styled left handed player has won the NCAA individual championship for three times as well as his career is ranked in the second position in the golf which clearly describes his talent and potential that he has.
Widely renowned for his powerful swing, brilliant small game as well as “Phil flop” his dearest shot turned professional in the year 1992 at the age of 22.. Since then he has delivered some of the notable contribution in his career span. Since 1992 he has fifty one professional win in which forty two were from PGA tour, nine from the European Tour one from the Challenge tour and five were from the others. The graduate of 1998 from the University Of San Diego High School went on a golf scholarship to attend Arizona State University. During his tenure in university he was the United States amateur golf face confining NCAA individual championship for three times followed by Haskin Awards for three times in the year 1990, 1991 and 1992. He got his first three win as professional as was in masters where he won in the year 2004, 2006 and 2010. In addition to that he has five wins in the major championship. Taking about 2013 he was recently winner of The Open Championship. Being the professional golfer average player makes millions but our Phil is an accomplished one so his total net worth is $ 180 million. Being one of the fifteen golfers in the sports history to win three out of four championships, he is also famous for his highly social playing styles. Beside golf he is also associated with different companies for endorsement. His earnings are highly greater in endorsement than in golf. His currently associated companies for endorsement are Rolex, KPMG, Barclays, Callaway Golf and ExxonMobil.
Significance towards his personal life biography, this veteran golf is married to his beautiful wife Amy Mickelson since 1996. The couple shares very healthy and happy relationship of seventeen years so there is less chance of future divorce. They have welcomed their three children as Amanda born on 1999, the beautiful Sophia was born on 2001 and just two years later they welcomed Evan in 2003. Since he has remained loyal to his wife we are unaware about his past girlfriend. The happy family of Mickelson resides in house in Rancho Santa Fe which he bought in $ 6 million. As for now the house is in sale for $ 7.1 million.
It was in May of 2012 when this 6 ft 3 inch tall golfer was inducted in the World Golf Hall of Fame. He is also one of the hot male golfers with the charming personality. Being one of the powerful golfer of time he is nick named as lefty for his swing of left hand otherwise he is right handed. Beside that he was also a successful amateur with the total of eight wins. His putter is also famous among his fans so there is image of Phil with his putter everywhere in the internet. in addition to that he uses SLDR TaylorMade driver.
The more and additional information about him can be acquired from his personal and official sites. This bio can also be obtained from wiki. As her maintains twitter account his fans can also follow him there as twitter has become one of the easiest ways to reach out to the desired person. To add an interesting piece of information about him would be he in Official World Golf Ranking has spent over than hundred weeks in its top ten lists.