“If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.”
― Dorothy Parker
Here is a list of people who made millions from the sport they loved ‘GOLF’.
Nicknamed “The Big Fijian”, is a Fijian pro golfer who was No. 1 in the official world golf ranking for 32 weeks in 2004 and 2005 has a Net worth: $75 million.
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Frederick Steven Couples a former world no. 1 has 63 pro wins under his belt and designs golf courses has a Net worth: $105 million .
Philip Alfred Mickelson is one of 16 golfers in the history of the sport to win at least three of the four professional majors. The only major that has eluded him is the U.S. Open. has a Net worth: $180 million.
A retired south African pro is one of the best golfers ever.Nicknamed Black Knight, Mr Fitness, and the International Ambassador of Golf is a renowned golf course architect and a writer. Net worth: $200 million.
Jack William Nicklaus nicknamed “The Golden Bear” is probably the greatest golfer of all time. He owns one of the world’s largest golf course design companies has a Net worth: $280 million.
Gregory John Norman is an Australian pro, nicknamed the great white shark, Norman spent a whopping 331 weeks as the world’s No.1 ranked golfer in the 1980s and 1990s. His multinational, Great White Shark Enterprises, earns him money, Net worth: $300 million.
A man who needs no introduction dominated the world of golf and shattered records but then came the sex scandal, divorce and a drop in rankings. He also lost some sponsors but somehow managed a huge comeback.He consistently ranks as one of the world’s highest paid athletes. Net worth: $550 million.
Nicknamed “The King”, he is one of the golf’s most popular stars. He makes money through golf-related business ventures and has a drink and an airport named after him.Net worth: $675 million.
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