Who is Nelly Korda?
She is an American golfer who plays on The Ladies Professional Golf Association. Nelly Korda Net Worth 2021 is in million dollars of fortune she has converted with her very short term career span. She has become a millionaire world professional golfer within less the ten years of the time of her professional golf career & also achieved the top world ranking.
|Real Name||Nelly Korda|
|Birth Place||Bradenton, Florida, United States.|
|Date of Birth||28th July 1998.|
|Source of Income||Prize money with her golf career & brand Endorsement|
|Age||23 years. (As of 2021)|
|Father’s name||Petr Korda|
|Mother’s name||Regina Rajchrtová|
|Siblings||Brother – Sebastian Korda|
Sister – Jessica Korda
|Height||5 feet 10 inches /178 Cm.|
|Weight||60 Kg / 132 Lbs.|
|Body Measurement||(33-24-35) Inches|
|Net Worth||$ 3.5 Million (Rs 26.07 Cr).|
|Last Updated||August 2021.|
She was born on 28th July 1998 in Bradenton which is a city on the Manatee River in Florida City United States. Her sister Jessica Korda is also an American Professional golfer who plays on the LPGA tour who’s current Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) world ranking on number two.
Career of Nelly Korda
She got the right platform to become a professional from her family background especially because of her parents. Both her parents, father Petr Korda & mother Regina Rajchrtova are retired, professional tennis players. So both her sisters got the inspiration to become professional golfers as their career.
She also made the cut at the 2013 U.S. Women’s Open. This wonderful achievement happened just one month before her 15th birthday.
She began her professional career in 2016 on The Symetra Tour, previously known as the LPGA Futures Tour. She won her first event at The Sioux Falls Great Life Challenge
In October 2018 she won The LPGA Taiwan Championship in Taiwan for her first in The Ladies Professional Golf Association. This winning achievement made her & her sister Jessica Korda the third pair of sisters to win in LPGA history.
At The CME Group Tour Championship, she settled for runner-up and solo 3rd at The Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions.
Next year in February she won The Women’s Australian Open. Her sister Jessica Korda won the Women’s Australian Open in 2012 and her younger brother, Sebastian, won the 2018 Australian Open junior boys in tennis. In 2018 American Professional golfer Lexi Thompson won the CME Group Tour Championship with an 18-under total giving Lexi a four-shot victory over her. Lexi won the amount of $ 500,000 (Rs 3.72 Cr).
Winning the same tournament made her 4th top-5 finish in her most recent 5 LPGA starts. She also broke into the top 10 for the first time in the February 18, 2019 release of The women’s world Golf Ranking She becomes the second-highest American in the World.
In September 2019 she shot a 4-under-par 67 in blustery conditions and won the Open de France Dames by eight shots.
The same year in November she defended her title at The LPGA Taiwan Championship in a playoff over German golfer Caroline Masson & Australian golfer Minjee Lee.
On 28 February 2021 she won The Gainbridge LPGA at Boca Rio, a women’s golf tournament in Florida on The Ladies Professional Golf Association tour.
Tokyo olympics 2020
She has won the gold medal at the Tokyo Olympic 2020 women’s golf on Saturday 07th August 2021 in Tokyo. The event was so tense that she with only one-stroke victory to complete the United States sweep and secure another medal for a royal family of sport and added another feather to her crown.
Overnight leader by three strokes, She gave up a share of the lead to Japan’s fast-finishing Inami on the 17th but the home favourite bogeyed eighteen.
She continued her roller-coaster season after winning her first major, the Women’s PGA Championship in June, as well as two other tournaments, and then the world number one ranking. Now she can add an Olympic gold medal to her collection of this year.
LPGA Tour Career Summary
Rank has given in Women’s World Golf Rankings at the end of each calendar year.
Her father is a retired Czech professional tennis player Petr Korda, he is also a grand slam champion who won The 1998 Australian Open. Her younger brother’s name is Sebastian Korda who has won The 2018 Australian Open in the boys’ group. Her sister Jessica Regina Korda also plays on the LPGA Tour.
Only at six years of old, she started playing golf.
She often spends her summer with her family in the Czech Republic.
Her hobbies include tennis and ice hockey, with her favourite team being the LA Kings.
She is in a relationship with the Canadian ice hockey player, Andreas Athanasiou, and has been since late 2019.
Both her sisters are Whoop ambassadors and have been since 2018.
Social Media Portfolio
She has thousands of followers on social media all over the globe. She has 46.3k followers on Twitter & on Instagram, she has 202k followers as of August 2021.
What is the career earning of Nelly Korda?
$ 4,346,211 (Rs 32.51 Cr).
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