Article

WATCH: Mickelson takes advice from young fan

5 September 2017 21:51

There are few more experienced golfers on tour than Phil Mickelson.

But even a five-time major champion needs a helping hand every once in a while.

Having finished tied sixth in the Dell Technologies Championship over the weekend, Mickelson found himself in the rough during a pro-am round at TPC Boston.

Unsure of his next move, Mickelson asked a young fan for advice, saying: "Would you go for it here out of the rough or would you lay up?"

Young Riley replied: "If I could hit my 3-wood 260, I would probably go for it."

Mickelson took his shot and was suitably satisfied with Riley's contribution, joking that he could caddie for him "anytime".

 

A young fan wise beyond his years. : Red Avett

A post shared by PGA TOUR (@pgatour) on

 

Latest news

23 February 2018

 06:42
 06:15
 05:57
 05:08
 04:51
 03:35
 03:31
 02:45
 02:42
 02:16
 01:57
 01:27
 01:25
 00:53
 00:24
 00:22
 00:02

22 February 2018

 23:50
 23:42
 23:35
 23:28
 23:18
 23:08
 23:02
 22:56
 22:28
 22:22
 21:58
 21:43
 21:40
 21:24
 21:13
 20:59
 20:49
 20:19
 20:06
 19:38
 19:36
 19:06
 18:25
 18:03
 17:53
 17:44
 17:31
 17:22
 17:21
 17:09
 16:54
 16:50
 16:38
 16:38
 16:10
 15:47
 15:37
 15:34
 15:14
 15:11
 14:58
 14:48
 14:36
 14:33
 14:18
 14:01
 13:30
 13:01
 12:20
 11:19
 11:07
 10:58
 10:45