What is Tiger Woods Net Worth? How much is Tiger Woods Earning? Is he richer than Phile Mickelson?
The professional American golfer, Eldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods was born on December 30, 1975. He is known for being one of the most successful golfers and the highest paid athletes in the world. Popular as Tiger Woods, he turned professional at the age 20, right after two-year golf career in the college.
Born in Cypress, California, Woods was the only child of his parents. Woods was introduced to golf before two by his father. At the age of 3, he shot a 48 over nine holes. Before 10, Wood won under age 10 section competitions. He joined national tournament by the time he was 13yrs old.
In 1994, he enrolled at Stanford under a golf scholarship. In 1996, he won three U.S. Amateur titles to become the first golfer to win consecutive titles.
Woods turned pro golfer in 1996 as the year earned him PGA Tour Rookie of the Year and Sportsman of the Year. In 2000, he achieved six wins and broke nine tournament records earning a check of $800,000. Likewise, his victory in 2001 Masters Tournament made him the first golfer to hold 4 professional golf titles.
Woods then continued to excel all the years till 2008, when he missed two months due to undergoing knee surgery. At 2010 Masters Tournament, he finished in fourth place. His performance displayed dismal result until 2011.
He returned to his dominant play in 2013, following his win at the Farmers Insurance Open. He had back surgery in 2014 and 2015 and since then again has struggled to regain his form. In 2016, he was out of the world top 500 for the first time in his career.
Despite all, the professional golfer has won and a broke number of records. He has won PGA Player of the Year for 11 times. He also won 14 professional golf championships and became the youngest player to achieve Grand Slam. As per the Forbes.com, Tiger Wood net worth is estimated to be around $700 million.
Tiger Woods Net Worth