Phil Mickelson held a three-shot lead on 18-under par with two holes remaining.
Rookie Adam Long birdied the final hole to edge Phil Mickelson and Adam Hadwin by a stroke to collect his first PGA Tour victory.
Officials find themselves in a firestorm of criticism for opting not to disqualify Mickelson.
Phil Mickelson was almost gushing in his praise of Shinnecock Hills, but that doesn’t mean he backs all of the changes.
Tiger Woods did not hesitate in accepting long-time arch rival Phil Mickelson throwing down the gauntlet.
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson tour Augusta National together.
Tiger Woods has warned the new wave of young golfers that he and Phil Mickelson could be forces to reckon at US Masters.