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‘Feel Sorry for His Wife’: Paige Spiranac Takes a Brutal Dig at Phil Mickelson While Expressing Her Opinion on Sam Ryder’s Joggers

Published 02/02/2023, 2:50 AM EST

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Paige Spiranac has been an outspoken advocate for modernizing golf’s dress codes. She has faced this criticism herself. So, seeing Sam Ryder getting roasted by the golf community for his attire choice at the Farmers Insurance Open, was at the least to say triggering. 

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Ryder wore joggers to the course instead of traditional golf pants, which created a frenzy among the fans and especially caused discomfort to Phil Mickelson.

Paige Spiranac roasted Mickelson


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In a recent episode of her podcast, Playing a Round with Paige, the influencer sparked a discussion about Ryder’s joggers. The joggers were not fitting and the 33-year-old barely showed an inch of skin. So, she was surprised to hear that Lefty thought Ryder was showing 4 inches of skin. Phil Mickelson has this tweet saying, how can you show 4 inches of skin?

Spiranac in response served a vicious roast to the 6-time major winner. She said, “Also if Phil thinks that it’s 4 inches, I feel sorry for his wife.”


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Spriranac also hinted at her past feud with Mickelson by addressing the fact that he has blocked her over social media.

For her, the surprising fact is that he has been wearing joggers to the course for the last four years. Still, every time this makes big news in the golf world. A similar thing happened when players started to wear hoodies on the course.

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She says this incident is proof of how the people in golf are so easily bothered by such inconsequential things. “But It just shows how incredibly frustrating golf twitter can be, that they were so bothered by Sam Ryder wearing joggers.


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Moreover, she believes that people in the golf community have the most irrational response to inconsequential things and tiny changes.

Spiranac’s battle against dress codes

The former pro golfer has faced criticism and ridicule for her attire choices on the golf course. Despite golf’s traditional and conservative dress code, she has opted for more modern and fashionable outfits, which have drawn the attention of fans and commentators. 


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Some have criticized her for not adhering to the established dress code, while others have applauded her for pushing boundaries and challenging the status quo. Spiranac has responded to the criticism with grace and confidence. She stands by her fashion choices and uses her platform to promote body positivity and self-expression. 

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