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Phil Mickelson joins Rocket Mortgage Classic field

May 27, 2021; Fort Worth, Texas, USA; Phil Mickelson on the 14th tee during the first round of the Charles Schwab Challenge golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Erich Schlegel-USA TODAY Sports

Reigning PGA Championship winner Phil Mickelson and six others were added to the field for this summer’s Rocket Mortgage Classic at the Detroit Golf Club.

Mickelson, 50, who became golf’s oldest major winner on Sunday, will be making his first appearance in the event, scheduled for July 1-4.

Patrick Reed, Webb Simpson, Kevin Kisner, Sungjae Im, Max Homa and Cameron Champ also joined the field for the tournament, which is in its third year.

Bryson DeChambeau is the defending champion.

He finished at 23 under par and three strokes ahead of Matthew Wolf last year, earning $1.35 million of the $7.5 million purse.

–Field Level Media