- 50-year-old Phil Mickelson has become the oldest golf player in Professional Golfers Association (PGA) history to win a Championship tournament
- The left handed golfer won the PGA Championship in style and has been praised by many for his amazing performance
A good number of golf players, fans and enthusiasts have congratulated Phil Mickelson for his exploit and sensation victory.
In the words of Brooks Koepka on Twitter, he tweeted that “Congrats Phil Mickelson. Winning your 6th Major and making history.”
Phil Mickelson replied Brooks Koepka by tweeting as follows:
“You’re a true champion and it was a privilege to play with you and compete against you.”
Following the left handed golfer’s historical record, Phil Mickelson has broken legendary golf player, Jack Nicklaus’s record of 35 years, achieved in 1986, when Jack Nicklaus became the oldest golfer to win a PGA Championship.