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Phil Mickelson holds on to win PGA Championship: Results, recaps, highlights from the PGA TOUR

DraftKings Live recaps PGA TOUR golf results from the PGA Championship.

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Below, DK Live recaps some of the most noteworthy PGA TOUR performances for the PGA Championship. To see the entire leaderboard and receive push notifications for breaking PGA TOUR news, download the DK Live app. You can also get immediate golf news by following DK Live on Twitter at @dklive.


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Round 4 Recap — Sunday

Phil Mickelson becomes oldest player to ever win a major championship

Just a few days short of his 51st birthday and 33 years after his first PGA event, Mickelson ($6,700; 105.5 DKFP) shocked the world by claiming his sixth major championship and 45th PGA TOUR victory at the PGA Championship at The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island amid raucous crowds. Before Sunday’s win, Lefty claimed his last major in 2013 at The Open Championship and hadn’t won on the PGA TOUR since February of 2019 at Pebble Beach — although, he has won twice on the Champions Tour in the past year. Mickelson made five birdies and six bogeys on Sunday to win by two strokes. The most iconic shot of the day came early when Mickelson holed a birdie from the bunker hole No. 5. — Zach Thompson

Rickie Fowler posts unexpected top-10 finish at Kiawah Island

Many people didn’t think Fowler ($7,000; 66 DKFP) deserved a special invitation to the PGA Championship this week. But he played the best he had in a long time on his way to a T9 following a one-under final round. His top-10 finish guarantees him a return to The Masters next season. He had a bogey-free round going until the final hole when he slipped up for the first time all day and fell into a tie with multiple big names including, defending champion Collin Morikawa ($9,800; 71.5 DKFP), Jon Rahm ($10,500; 66 DKFP), Tony Finau ($8,600; 70.5 DKFP), Abraham Ancer ($7,900; 69.0 DKFP), Justin Rose ($8,100; 83.5 DKFP), Will Zalatoris ($8,800; 75.5 DKFP) and Scottie Scheffler ($8,500; 72 DKFP). — Zach Thompson

Brooks Koepka, Louis Oosthuizen can’t keep up with Phil Mickelson in final round of PGA Championship

Koepka ($9,500; 96 DKFP) took the lead early on Sunday, but a double-bogey on the par-5 second hole was the start of a slide that saw him drop five strokes over 12 holes before he righted things with a couple of late birdies. Koepka still finished co-runner-up, though, since no one else mounted a charge. Oosthuizen ($8,000; 87.5 DKFP) tied with him for second following a one-over round with a costly double-bogey on No. 13, along with two bogeys and three birdies. Veterans Paul Casey ($7,700; 76.5 DKFP) and Padraig Harrington ($6,300; 80 DKFP) tied for fourth with Harry Higgs ($6,400; 73.5 DKFP) and Shane Lowry ($7,800; 75.5 DKFP). — Zach Thompson


Round 3 Recap — Saturday

Phil Mickelson stays in front heading into Sunday at PGA Championship

It was a bizarre day for Mickelson ($6,700; 90 DKFP), who probably would have signed up for a two-under 70 before the day started but has to be disappointed with where he sits heading into Sunday, clear of Brooks Koepka ($9,500; 82.5 DKFP) by just one shot. Lefty got things started with four birdies on the front nine and sunk a birdie putt on 10 to get to -10, which was five clear of the field. He then gave one back at the par-four 12th and found the water on 13 to card a double-bogey. When it was all said and done, Mickelson was in at -7 with his third straight round under par. The ever-erratic Koepka had a similar day, trading two birdies for two bogeys on the front nine before going two under on the back with three birdies and a bogey. — Kenny Ducey

Jordan Spieth, Billy Horschel card 68s Saturday at PGA Championship

Saturday at the Ocean Course, Spieth ($10,100; 48 DKFP) made his move up the leaderboard, converting five birdies and only one bogey, bringing him to even par overall, good enough to put him at T13th heading into the final round. His 68 tied the low round of moving day with Billy Horschel ($7,200; 51.5 DKFP), who currently sits at one over par after posting three birdies and one eagle during the third round. For the DraftKings Millionaire Maker this week, Spieth and Horschel were 23.5% and 3.8% owned, respectively. Brooks Koepka ($9,500; 82.5 DKFP) is the current favorite to win the PGA Championship at +140 on DraftKings Sportsbook, but it’s worth noting Spieth carries the 10th-best odds at +5000. — Alex Hunter


Round 2 Recap — Friday

Phil Mickelson and Louis Oosthuizen tied for lead after second round of PGA Championship

Conditions were tough at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort on Friday. Only four golfers were able to break 70, and two of those golfers are currently tied atop the leaderboard. Oosthuizen’s ($8,000) mark of 68 was tied for the best mark of the day, which brought him to five-under-par for the tournament. Mickelson ($6,700) was just behind Oosthuizen at 69, and he’s also sitting at five-under-par for the tournament. Neither player was particularly popular in DFS — Oosthuizen had an average ownership around 10% while Mickelson was under 1% — but both players are certainly in contention heading into Saturday. That said, Brooks Koepka ($9,500) is the betting favorite at +400 on DraftKings Sportsbook. — Matt LaMarca

Xander Schauffele headlines missed cuts at PGA Championship

Overall, it was a pretty good start to the week for the chalk golfers at the PGA Championship. Nine of the 10 highest-owned golfers made the cut, with Schauffele ($9,600) being the lone exception. He was the third-highest owned golfer at nearly 27%, but he ultimately will finish his week at six-over-par. The cut line for the tournament ended up being five-over-par, which puts him just on the wrong side of it. Daniel Berger ($8,700) was in serious jeopardy of missing the cut following an opening-round 79, but he managed to bounce back with a 69 on Friday. That put him at four-over-par for the tournament. Dustin Johnson ($10,900) also became the first world No. 1 to miss back-to-back cuts at majors since Greg Norman in 1997. — Matt LaMarca


Round 1 Recap — Thursday

Corey Conners takes two-shot lead on first day of PGA Championship

Coming into the PGA Championship, Conners ($7,600; 53 DKFP) had put together quite an impressive streak, finishing in the top 20 in six of the last eight tournaments — four of which were 10-top finishes. The positive momentum continued into the first round of the PGA Championship, finishing -5 Thursday to take a two-stroke lead. His only blemish of the day was a bogey on hole 9. Outside of that, he birdied holes 2, 5, 7, 11, 15 and 16. DraftKings Sportsbook has Conners at +700 to win it all. Six golfers tied for second at -3: Keegan Bradley ($7,300; 38 DKFP), Cameron Davis ($6,900; 45 DKFP), Sam Horsfield ($6,700; 39.5 DKFP), Viktor Hovland ($9,300; 38 DKFP), Brooks Koepka ($9,500; 41.5 DKFP) and Aaron Wise ($7,200; 41 DKFP). — Stan Son

Viktor Hovland off to fast start at PGA Championship

Hovland ($9,300; 38 DKFP) is very much within striking distance after one round at the PGA Championship, carding a three-under 65 to fall into a six-way tie for second place. Hovland, who was the highest-owned golfer at 26.33% in the $3M Fantasy Golf Millionaire, is just two off the lead thanks to his four birdies on Thursday, against just one bogey. As for the other chalky options, they’re not doing so hot. Jordan Spieth ($10,100; 13.5 DKFP) and Xander Schauffele ($9,600; 12 DKFP), each owned in over 23% of lineups, were one over for the day and currently sit six back of leader Corey Conners ($7,600; 53 DKFP). Daniel Berger ($8,700; 4 DKFP) was the second-most popular play at 24.4% and had the seventh-worst round of the day at seven over. — Kenny Ducey


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