Top of the flops - Mickelson plays exquisite trick shot over man's head!

To win an Open Championship you have to show a touch of ingenuity and be willing to take risks.

But former European Tour professional Gary Evans probably wasn't banking on being a human mannequin for Phil Mickelson to hone his skills in Carnoustie this week.

'Lefty' is known for his ability to play strokes out of the ordinary and he displayed an exquisite flop-shot over Evans' head from mere feet away.

Luckily there were no smashed teeth or blows to the, ahem, family jewels, and the end result was a splendid piece of trickery.

With shots like that in the repertoire maybe the 48-year-old can add a sixth major title this weekend.

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