Phil Mickelson won’t compete within the 2022 Masters at Augusta Nationwide, the match introduced on its web site Monday.
Mickelson, 51, had beforehand appeared on the record of individuals, however was moved to a bit of “previous champions not taking part in.” The final time he did not take part within the Masters was 1994, two years after his skilled profession started in 1992.
In February, Mickelson apologized for “reckless” feedback he made concerning the Saudi Golf League that appeared in an excerpt of a e book concerning the golfer.
“I’ve skilled many profitable and rewarding moments that I’ll at all times cherish, however I’ve typically failed myself and others too,” Mickelson mentioned on the conclusion of a prolonged assertion. “The previous 10 years I’ve felt the stress and stress slowly affecting me at a deeper degree. I do know I’ve not been my greatest and desperately want a while away to prioritize those I really like most and work on being the person I need to be.”
Mickelson is a three-time Masters champion and is eighth all-time in PGA Tour wins with 45.
Whereas Mickelson has been dominated out for the match, which is able to start April 7, five-time Masters champion Tiger Woods remains to be listed as an invitee.