Skip to main content

#TrickShotThursday: Guy pulls off the Mickelson flop

Getty Images

I'm not sure which is more impressive, the fact that this guy successfully pulled off the shot or that he convinced his buddy to stand in as a prop.

Seriously, there is no upside. Worst case scenario ... you're looking for a kidney donor. Best case scenario ... this. This is the best case scenario. You get featured on #TrickShotThursday. Congrats!

Stupidity aside, the shot is executed to perfection. And bonus points for the slo-mo camera. Everything looks better in slow motion.

Here's the original for comparison, complete with instructions from Phil Mickelson, in case you have any friends that really trust your short game:

If you have trick shots you'd like to see featured in the Grill Room, email us at or tweet @GrillRoom or @GolfChannel using the hashtags #GrillRoom and #TrickShotThursday. And make sure to give us a follow while you're there to keep up-to-date on the lighter side of golf.

h/t to Golf News Net