Mickelson claims PGA Grand Slam

Updated: 25 February 2007 09:04 IST

The final round of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf, a two-day championship for the four major champions of 2004.

Kauai: The final round of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf, a two-day championship for the four major champions of 2004. South African Retief Goosen, who was battling a cold as well as the course closed with a 68 to finish at 11-under. World number one Vijay Singh finished one stroke better after his second consecutive round of 66 for second place. But Phil Mickelson's phenomenal second round of 59 moved him from third place to first, with a 17-under 127 total, which tied the course record and beat Singh by five strokes. Mickelson had 11 birdies and an eagle, with no bogeys to win 400,000 US dollars. Mickelson's score will not count in the record books, however, because the PGA Grand Slam is not an official event.
Topics : Golf
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