‘PHIL MICKELSON’: Days Before the Masters, Golf Fans Choose Tiger Woods’ Rival Phil Mickelson For An Epic Paring for the Major Event

Published 04/02/2023, 7:31 AM EDT

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The Masters Tournament, which is now just days away, has been the talk of the town of late. With one of the most competitive fields in the history of the sport, fans have several favorites they could pick from. And yet all heads turn to one golfer: Tiger Woods. With the golf legend set to make his 25th appearance at Augusta for the major, fans are excited to see what he has in store for them. They are also eager to find out who the golf pro will be paired up with on the course and have even made a few suggestions of their own, with Phil Mickelson taking the top spot!

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The golf world argues over who Tiger Woods should be paired with

In recent days, more and more hype has been created about the 15-time major winner heading to Augusta. Recently, TWLegion also added to that excitement with their tweet asking fans about their ideal Masters pairing for Woods. “Who do you wanna see TW grouped with at Augusta?” asked the account on Twitter.

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The fans, of course, immediately went berserk in the comments. Voicing their own suggestions, they stated that they wanted the golf legends paired up with PGA Tour stars.

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Among all the suggestions, many claimed to see Woods take the course alongside his old friend and rival, Phil Mickelson. For them it was a perfect fit!

Many also claimed that who he played with didn’t matter one bit. All they wanted was for him to win the Masters and grab his sixth jacket.

Despite the varied opinions, the fans unanimously agreed that he shouldn’t be paired up with Justin Thomas and Rory McIlroy. Despite the three being close friends fans were certainly tired of seeing them together on the course!

Do you also share the same opinion as the rest of the golf world?

Woods’ chances of winning the Masters

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A win next week would make the golf legend the record holder for the highest PGA Tour wins. But how good are his chances of doing so? Well, putting it bluntly, many feel as though Woods’ best days are behind him, and because of his long absences and constant injuries, he will not be able to grab a win in the most competitive fields ever.

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That being said, four years ago, golf fans thought the exact same thing, and Woods went on to surprise them by winning his 15th major championship at Augusta itself. The golf legend made it very clear that day that he should never be written off. As for whether he can truly win it once more, only time will tell!

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Watch This Story – Phil Mickelson Again Roasts His Arch-Rival, Tiger Woods 

Do you also think the 82-time PGA Tour winner has a shot at the 6th Green Jacket? Tune in next week to find out!

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Sheldon Pereira

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Sheldon is a golf writer at EssentiallySports. He is a business graduate from Christ University with a degree in Finance and Accounting. He also has experience as a Senior Audit Associate at an MNC, but his love for writing drove him towards his dream, and he switched careers.
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Manaal Siddiqui

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