Golf is among the most followed sports on this planet with an estimated fan base of 450 million. Golf is a sport in which players use a club and a ball. Different clubs are used to hit balls into a series of holes, mostly on a green course with a sequence of 18 holes, in as few strokes as possible. Golf is one of the biggest sports in the world. In Golf indivual athletes are highly paid and these athletes keep playing even at the old age of 50 years making them even richer when compared with other athletes.
Those people who were born in last two decades of 21st century for them Golf was all about Tiger Woods, who is among the most successful golfers of all time. He has been one of the highest-paid athletes in the whole world for several years. According to an annual list published by Forbes magazine Tiger Woods is the highest paid sports athlete on this planet. For the year 2013 his annual proceeds were a total of 78 Million dollars, when broken down it constituted of merely 13 million dollars in golf winnings where as a huge chunk of it was comprised of different endorsement deals and their sum was an equivalent of whooping65 million dollars. Total net worth of Tiger woods is estimated to be more than 600 Million dollars.
When we take a look at the prime 15 richest golfers in the whole world, we look at their total worth, assets and it constitutes of everything they have been a part of and made money from. For example when we talk about Arnold Palmer who is contemplated asone of the greatest golfer ever, even after his retirement. Stillat the age 84, Arnold still earned a lot of money through his post golfing activities. Arnold Palmer has a very own golf competition named after him that is Arnold Palmer Championship, he own many golf courses and much more. Arnold’s total worth is estimated to be somewhere near 700 million dollars.
Below are Richest Golfers 2020:
|5||Gary Player||78||South Africa||$200M|
|9||Ernie Els||44||South Africa||$70$|