Mickelson back in the winner's circle

2011 shell houston open results and payouts phil mickelson

HUMBLE, TX (TheSpread) – Phil Mickelson completed his solid weekend of golf with a victory in the 2011 Shell Houston Open on Sunday, shooting a 65 in the final round to win by three shots.

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Mickelson shot a 9-under 63 on Saturday to get into the lead and followed it up with a 7-under 65 on Sunday to finish at 20-under for the tournament and win by three over Chris Kirk and Scott Verplank.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bodog.com, Mickelson had 8/1 odds to win the tournament entering the week. That means a $100 wager on Mickelson will earn an additional $800 payout.

The win for Mickelson is the 39th of his career and vaults him into the third spot in the world rankings, passing Tiger Woods on his way up.

2011 PGA Shell Houston Open Top 10 Results

1 Phil Mickelson -20 (268)

T2 Chris Kirk -17 (271)

T2 Scott Verplank -17 (271)

T4 Steve Stricker -13 (275)

T4 Aaron Baddeley -13 (275)

T6 Robert Allenby -12 (276)

T6 David Hearn -12 (276)

T8 Greg Chalmers -11 (277)

T8 Matt Kuchar -11 (277)

T8 Brandt Joe -11 (277)

T8 Padraig Harrington -11 (277)

T8 Hunter Mahan -11 (277)

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