Three-time Masters Winner Phil Mickelson returned to the comments he made about the Saudi Golf Federation in a lengthy statement on Tuesday.
“While it may not look the same now with my recent comments, my actions throughout this process have always been in the best interest of golf, fellow players, sponsors and fans. my grave,” read statement, part. “There was the problem that unarchived comments were shared out of context and without my consent, but the bigger problem was that I used words that I really regret didn’t reflect my feelings. my actual feelings or intentions. That was reckless, I have offended everyone, and I am extremely sorry for my choice of words. I am extremely disappointed and will do my best to reflect and learn from experience.”