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Exclusive: Phil Mickelson on LIV Golf and his PGA Tour status, ‘I haven’t resigned from my membership’

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Phil Mickelson is one of golf’s greatest champions, a player whose resume ranks among the best of all time. Six major tournaments, 45 PGA Tour victories, a 30-year professional career.

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But when it resumes this week at the LIV Golf Invitational Series event outside London, things will be significantly different.

Mickelson has spent most of the past four months underground due to the fallout associated with starting this new venture. Until Monday, he had released no public statements, played in no golf tournaments and missed two major championships, including the PGA Championship last month where he was the defending champion.

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