Tiger Woods is an American professional golf player who has been regarded as one of the most famous athletes in modern-day history. Tiger Woods started his professional career in 1996 and since then over the years he has been regarded as one of the greatest golfers of all time.
Tiger Woods was known for playing long drives which had a long-lasting impact on the world of golf and despite having power he always focused on developing an excellent all-round game. Tiger Woods was known for having a higher standard of athleticism than all professional golf players.
Date of Birth: December 30, 1975
Height: 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m)
According to Forbes, Tiger Woods' Net Worth is estimated to be $1.1 billion. Woods has earned around $1.8 billion during his golf career which includes $121 million that he won through prize money as well. He became only the second athlete after LeBron James to be certified as a billionaire by Forbes. As of 2023, he was reported to be the 16th highest-paid athlete in the world.
Tiger Woods endorses many brands like Rolex, Centinel Spine (privately-held spinal device company), Bridgestone Golf, Hero MotoCorp, Vantelin Kowa (pharmaceutical brand), Monster Energy, Nike, TaylorMade, TagHeuer, Full Swing (Cutting-edge Golf Simulation technology), Pop Stroke (technology-infused golf entertainment concept), Golf TV, 2K Gaming, Autograph (pioneering partnership with world's biggest sport and entertainment icon), etc.
Tiger Woods car collections include luxurious ones like Cadillac Escalade ($80,000), Lamborghini Murcielago ($3,00,000), Genesis GV80 ($98,900), Mercedes-Benz S65 ($1,10,000), Porsche Carrera GT ($5,00,000), Lexus LS460, Buick Lacrosse, Buick Enclave, Buick Bengal.
Records and Achievements:
* 82 PGA Tour wins overall
* 41 European Tour wins
* 3 Japan Golf Tour wins & 2 Asian Tour wins
* Won five Masters Tournament in 1997, 2001, 2002, 2005 & 2019
* Won three US Open Golf Tournament in 2000, 2002 & 2008
* Won four PGA Championships in 1999, 2000, 2006 & 2007
* Won The Open Championship thrice in 2000, 2005 & 2006
* Won The Players Championship twice in 2001 & 2013
* Won 18 games in World Golf Championships
* Won 3 games on the PGA tour of Australasia