Mickelson had debuted and had already claimed some titles even before Tiger came into the big picture. However, the young talent soon leveled the table and won more, including something Phil couldn’t until many years later, the majors.
The Team USA also regretted the decision at the 2004 Ryder Cup, when they thought it would be wise to put two of the world’s best golfers in one group
“I think our relationship turned around in 2016 when we worked together for the Ryder Cup,” Mickelson said.
“When we worked together for a common goal, which was to win the Ryder Cup, it brought us closer. I think that was kind of the turning point,” Mickelson added