Mickelson to play in Shanghai

PUBLISHED : Friday, 10 August, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 10 August, 2007, 12:00am

World number three Phil Mickelson (pictured) will play in his first official event in China, the US$5 million HSBC Champions in Shanghai in November. The American, winner of over 30 titles on the PGA Tour including the 2004 and 2006 Masters and the 2005 PGA Championship, joins Ernie Els, Vijay Singh and Sergio Garcia in a star cast at the Sheshan International Golf Club from November 8-11. Mickelson has not won outside of the US since winning the Perrier Open in France in 1993.