Phil Mickelson net worth: American professional golfer and five major champioship winner, Philip Alfred Mickelson has a net worth of $295 million.
Phil Mickelson is a famous American professional golfer who is best known for being the winner of Open Championship in 2013. One of the greatest golfers of all time who has managed to grab the titles of three major championships, Phil is an “World Golf Hall of Fame” inductee. Phil has been active in the field of golfing as a professional player since his college days. He is popularly known by the name “Lefty” among his fans and colleagues.
Born on June 16, 1970 in San Diego, California, Phil was raised in Scottsdale, Arizona by his parents. His father, Philip Anthony Mickelson, who was an airline pilot, was very interested in golfing and used to teach Phil how to play at an early age. Even before his school started, Phil began playing golf with his father and while mirroring him play, Phil started playing with his left hand. Even though he uses right hand for everything else, Phil went on to become a left handed golfer. Due to this, he has been nicknamed “Lefty”.
Phil graduated from University of San Diego high School and then used his golf scholarship to attend the Arizona State University. While he was in college, he had already excelled a lot in golfing, so he went on to become a domineering face of amateur golfing in America by winning three NCCA championships. He also went on to win three Haskins Awards, which made him one of the best collegiate golfers. After a winning spree in his college years, Phil went on to become a professional golfer in 1992.
Phil showed his enthusiasm in golfing by winning in 42 PGA tours till date. He has also won 9 titles in European Tour and one in Challenge Tour. For all these achievements, he is ranked at number nine in the list of best golfers of all time. This successful golfing career has been adding a great deal to Phil’s net worth.
As for his personal life he is currently married to his wife, Amy Mcbride and is a father to three of their children. Currently, the family resides in Rancho Santa Fe, enjoying Phil’s net worth that presently counts at $295 million.
Quick Facts about Phil Mickelson
Full Name: Philip Alfred Mickelson
Profession: Professional golfer
Height: 6ft 2 in
Weight: 91 kg
Date of Birth: June 16, 1970
Place of Birth: San Diego, California
Education: University of Arizona
Marital status: Married to Amy Mickelson
Astrological sign: Gemini