Phil Mickelson http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26394/all en Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Friday Jan 18 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-tuesday-jan-15 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Friday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>CYCLING</p> <p>Armstrong finally admits doping</p> <p>NEW YORK - Lance Armstrong finally confessed to using performance enhancing drugs during his cycling career, admitting he cheated to win all seven of his Tour de France titles. (CYCLING-ARMSTRONG/, moved, by Julian Linden, 800 words)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-tuesday-jan-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American football in the United States Baltimore Ravens Dick Pound Entertainment Evian Thonon Gaillard F.C. Golf Human Interest Martin Kaymer National Football League Phil Mickelson Rory McIlroy Sports in the United States Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Jan 2013 14:15:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734718 at http://www.globalpost.com PREVIEW-Golf-Rookie Henley set for brighter spotlight http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/preview-golf-rookie-henley-set-brighter-spotlight <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LA QUINTA, California, Jan 16 (Reuters) - While twice former champion Phil Mickelson can be expected to attract his customary large galleries this week at the Humana Challenge, exciting PGA Tour rookie Russell Henley will command much of the spotlight.</p> <p>The 23-year-old Henley stunned the golfing world with a spectacular display of clutch putting and ice-cool nerves as he clinched his maiden title on the U.S. circuit by three shots at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/preview-golf-rookie-henley-set-brighter-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Human Interest Phil Mickelson Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 02:15:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735405 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Erratic start to 2013 PGA Tour for Mickelson http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/golf-erratic-start-2013-pga-tour-mickelson <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LA QUINTA, California, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Not yet fully fit after battling flu-like symptoms, Phil Mickelson struggled with his putting as he launched his 2013 PGA Tour campaign with a roller-coaster round at the Humana Challenge on Thursday.</p> <p>On a day of generally low scoring in the California desert, the four-times major winner totalled 30 putts on the way to a level-par 72, finishing a distant nine strokes off the first-round lead.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/golf-erratic-start-2013-pga-tour-mickelson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Human Interest Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:15:41 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735935 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-sports-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>Armstrong finally admits to doping</p> <p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - Lance Armstrong finally confessed to using performance enhancing drugs during his cycling career on Thursday, admitting he cheated to win all seven of his Tour de France titles. Describing himself as a "bully" and a "deeply flawed character", Armstrong ended years of denials by revealing his darkest secrets in an interview with talk show host Oprah Winfrey at his hometown of Austin, Texas.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-sports-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Entertainment Golf Manti Te'o Phil Mickelson Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:30:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735956 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Untidy finish no problem for co-leader Castro http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/update-1-golf-untidy-finish-no-problem-co-leader-castro <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Americans Castro and Hahn share lead after second round</p> <p>* Twice former champion Mickelson trails by nine shots (Adds further detail, quotes)</p> <p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LA QUINTA, California, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Little-known Roberto Castro was delighted to hold a share of the second-round lead at the sun-splashed Humana Challenge on Friday, despite suffering a late wobble with two bogeys in his last three holes.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/update-1-golf-untidy-finish-no-problem-co-leader-castro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Human Interest Phil Mickelson U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 01:45:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736476 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Sharper putting gives Mickelson reason to smile http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/golf-sharper-putting-gives-mickelson-reason-smile <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LA QUINTA, California, Jan 18 (Reuters) - With his flu all but gone, Phil Mickelson had much more of a bounce in his step after an improved putting performance helped him shoot a five-under-par 67 in Friday's second round at the Humana Challenge.</p> <p>Mickelson is eager to build momentum on the PGA Tour's West Coast swing as he prepares for the Masters, the opening major of the year, and he was delighted to shake off some pre-season rust on another glorious late winter's day in the California desert.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/golf-sharper-putting-gives-mickelson-reason-smile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 02:30:28 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736487 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/reuters-sports-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>Armstrong admits doping in "toxic" tale</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/reuters-sports-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Human Interest Lance Armstrong Phil Mickelson Tennis Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 05:15:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736503 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Mickelson again apologises for 'dumb' tax comments http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/golf-mickelson-again-apologises-dumb-tax-comments <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Phil Mickelson has described his "insensitive" public comments about his tax concerns as "dumb", and on a par with the last-hole gaffe that cost him the chance to win the 2006 U.S. Open at Winged Foot.</p> <p>The four-times major champion hinted after last week's Humana Challenge he was considering making "drastic changes" because of soaring federal and state tax rates but has since said he should have kept his thoughts to himself.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/golf-mickelson-again-apologises-dumb-tax-comments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 00:45:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738620 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Friday Jan 25 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-thursday-jan-24 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Friday:</p> <p>TENNIS</p> <p>Australian Open (until 27)</p> <p>Federer takes on Murray in semi-finals</p> <p>MELBOURNE - Roger Federer takes on Andy Murray for a place in the final against Novak Djokovic at Melbourne Park. (TENNIS-OPEN/ (PIX), expect from 0700 GMT/2 AM ET, by Nick Mulvenney, Greg Stutchbury, Ian Ransom and Simon Cambers)</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>NFL</p> <p>Showdown puts loyalties to test for Harbaughs</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-thursday-jan-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Business Golf Human Interest Martin Kaymer Phil Mickelson Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 14:30:49 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738817 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Masters champion Watson exits Torrey Pines due to flu http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/golf-masters-champion-watson-exits-torrey-pines-due-flu <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Masters champion Bubba Watson has pulled out of this week's Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines because of flu, PGA Tour officials said on Thursday.</p> <p>Watson, who had been scheduled to tee off in Thursday's opening round in a high-profile grouping with three-times winner Phil Mickelson and defending champion Brandt Snedeker, has been replaced by PGA Tour veteran Billy Mayfair.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/golf-masters-champion-watson-exits-torrey-pines-due-flu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brandt Snedeker Golf Phil Mickelson Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 18:45:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738982 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Mickelson finds opening round taxing at Torrey Pines http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/golf-mickelson-finds-opening-round-taxing-at-torrey-pines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Having begun this week in 'damage limitation' mode after making unwise public comments about his tax concerns, Phil Mickelson made an erratic start to the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday.</p> <p>A three-times champion at the picturesque Torrey Pines venue which hugs the bluffs above the Pacific Ocean, Mickelson struggled on the greens on the way to a level-par 72 in the opening round.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/golf-mickelson-finds-opening-round-taxing-at-torrey-pines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson Tiger Woods Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 01:15:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739160 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Tiger takes control at rainy Torrey Pines http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/update-1-golf-tiger-takes-control-at-rainy-torrey-pines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Woods surges two shots in front with a 65</p> <p>* Little-known American Horschel alone in second (Updates at end of round)</p> <p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>SAN DIEGO, Jan 25 (Reuters) - It was just like old times for Tiger Woods at a rain-sodden Torrey Pines on Friday as the former world number one surged into a two-shot lead in the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/update-1-golf-tiger-takes-control-at-rainy-torrey-pines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Phil Mickelson U.S. Open Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 01:00:15 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739722 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Mickelson comes up tantalisingly short in bid for 59 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/golf-mickelson-comes-tantalisingly-short-bid-59 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 31 (Reuters) - Phil Mickelson fell agonisingly short in a spectacular bid to become the sixth player to dip under 60 on the PGA Tour when his birdie putt for a magical 59 horseshoed out at the Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, Arizona on Thursday.</p> <p>Having lined up a 25-footer at the par-four ninth, his final hole in the opening round at the TPC Scottsdale, Mickelson watched in anguish as his ball caught the right edge of the cup before rolling around the back of hole and spinning out.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/golf-mickelson-comes-tantalisingly-short-bid-59" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Phil Mickelson Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:30:50 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5742240 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf: Mickelson flirts with 59, settles for 60 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/golf-mickelson-flirts-59-settles-60 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Phil Mickelson came tantalizingly close to shooting golf's magic number of 59 on Thursday, but came up with a 60 in the first round of the US PGA Tour Phoenix Open.</p> <p>His long birdie attempt at his final hole of the day -- TPC Scottsdale's par-four ninth -- curled around the rim of the cup but didn't drop.</p> <p>"You don't have chances to shoot 59 often," Mickelson said. "To have that putt on line -- I'm kind of mortified that it didn't go in."</p> <p>Only five golfers have carded 59s on the US PGA Tour, most recently Australian Stuart Appleby in the 2010 Greenbrier Classic. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/golf-mickelson-flirts-59-settles-60" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson Sports in the United States AFP Thu, 31 Jan 2013 22:00:28 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5742260 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Golf-Mickelson's bid for 59 falls agonisingly short http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/update-1-golf-mickelsons-bid-59-falls-agonisingly-short <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Mickelson sets red-hot pace with opening 60</p> <p>* Takes early four-shot lead at Phoenix Open</p> <p>* Play suspended with 33 players yet to finish (Updates at end of day)</p> <p>Jan 31 (Reuters) - Phil Mickelson came up agonisingly short in a spectacular bid to become the sixth player to dip under 60 on the PGA Tour when his birdie putt for a magical 59 horseshoed out at the Phoenix Open in Scottsdale, Arizona on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/update-1-golf-mickelsons-bid-59-falls-agonisingly-short" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Golf PGA Tour Phil Mickelson Phil Mickelson Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:00:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5742310 at http://www.globalpost.com