He became the oldest golfer to win a major when he picked up the PGAチャンピオンシップ 日曜日に, and later he was named a participant in Capital One’s The Match and will be teaming up with Tom Brady to take on アーロン・ロジャース and Bryson DeChambeau.
そして, はい, Mickelson was participating in the Charles Schwab Challenge at Colonial Golf Course in Fort Worth, テキサス.
The 50-year-old didn’t have a great first round. He finished 3-over par and far from the leaders. Jordan Spieth led the first round with a 7-under.
Mickelson wasn’t exactly worried about his performance.
“ええ, I didn’t play well,” 彼は言った. “But I won the PGA, so.”
Mickelson won the event at Colonial in 2000 そして 2008. しかしながら, this time around he missed nine of 14 fairways. It started a frustrating day, especially coming off the high of winning the PGA Championship.
“It was almost like I was trying a little too hard, and I wasn’t just calm and let it happen, and I was a little bit antsy,” 彼は言った. “Like I just couldn’t quite get calmed down in that same frame of mind.”
Mickelson acknowledged he struggled hitting the fairways even as he felt comfortable with the 15-20 時速風.
“You can’t play this course out of the rough because then you have tree trouble, which I had repeatedly, and I didn’t putt well,” 彼が追加した. “But I won the PGA, so I’ll see if I can get it turned around for tomorrow and get a little better focus, a little better energy.”