Nelly Korda is a rising American golfer who has already won four LPGA tournaments. Recently, on Feb 28, 2021, she took home the Gainbridge LPGA trophy at Boca Rio. With this latest win, Nelly takes home a prize purse of $300,000. This puts her current net worth at an estimated $2.5 million. Needless to say, Nelly is one talented young lady and we can’t wait to see what else she will achieve in her career!
|Full Name||Nelly Korda|
|Birth Date/ Age||July 28, 1998/ 23 years old|
|Birth Place||Bradenton, Florida, U. S.|
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
Early life and Family
Nelly Korda was born on July 28, 1998. Her father Petr Korta and mother, Regina Rajchrtova is a professional tennis player too. Her father Petr Korta won the grand slam Australian Open in 1998.
She has two siblings: a younger brother Sebastian and an elder sister Jessica Korda. Her brother is a tennis player, like their parents. Her sister is a professional golfer.
Korda was always determined to have a career in sports. Her parents always supported and motivated her to work hard for her dream. When she was young, she played golf at the 2013 U. S. Women’s Open. Then she started playing golf as an amateur player.
Nelly Korda Net Worth and Professional Career
Nelly won a few championships as an amateur in 2015. She was the winner of the AJGA Rolex Junior All-American, Harter Hall Invitational, and PING Invitational in 2015.
In 2016, Nelly started her professional career. She won her first professional victory at the Sioux Falls GreatLIFE Challenge, where she beat Wichanee Meechai with 3 strokes.
Nelly gained confidence after winning a few professional games. In 2018, she went on the LPGA Tour and competed to win the championship title. Ultimately, she succeeded and came out as a winner of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship in Taiwan. This was her first LPGA Tour-winning title. As a winner
Nelly won her second LPGA Tour victory on February 17, 2019, when she won the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open. She earned a prize of $195000 for winning the championship. After displaying the great form, Nelly entered the top 10 lists of World Golf Rankings for Women.
Nelly won her third LPGA Tour victory on November 3, 2019. She was the defending champion from the Taiwan Swinging Skirts LPGA tournament. For winning, she received $330000 in prize money. Nelly’s most recent victory came on February 28, 2021, when she won the Gainbridge LPGA at Boca Rio.
Nelly Korda Height, Weight, and Measurements
Nelly Korda is 5 feet 10 inches or 178 cm tall and weighs around 60 kg or 132 pounds. Her body measurements are 33-24-35 inches. She has brown hair and dark brown eyes. Her shoe size is 7 (US) and her dress size is 6 (US).
Who is Nelly Korda Boyfriend?
Nelly Korda is dating the Canadian hockey player Andreas Athanasiou. They are in a relationship since 2019.
Before Andreas, She was with Jordan Thompson for a little while. He is an Austrian tennis player. They were together from mid-2018 to the beginning of 2019.
Nelly Korda Net Worth
Nelly Korda is a professional golfer and by 2021, her personal wealth will be about $2.5 million dollars. She has earned a lot of money from her golf career. For example, she has earned $5,595,203 so far in her career with the LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association). Nelly will earn a lot of money in the future. She is at the peak of her career now.