How much is Rickie Fowler worth? $18 Million
How did Rickie Fowler earn his money and wealth?
Rickie Fowler is a professional golfer who was born in Murrieta, California on December 13, 1988. His formal name is Rickie Yutaka Fowler and Yutaka comes from his Japanese lineage as his maternal grandmother was Japanese. Presently, Fowler plays on the PGA Tour and was ranked number one amateur golfer in the world for 37 weeks in 2007 and 2008. Fowler is mostly self-taught and he won the SW League Final when he was still in school. He continued to play golf while studying in college and led his college team to many victories. He won his first college game in 2007 at a game hosted by the University of Illinois. He won it by one stroke when he shot a 203 (70-63-70).
Fowler won the Western Junior in the summer of 2005 and went on to compete in the US Amateur. He was defeated by Richie Ramsay, the eventual winner. He also won the Sunnehanna Amateur as well as the Players Amateur in 2007.
Fowler turned professional in 2009 after playing for the United States at the Walker Cup in 2007 and won it. He stood first runner-up on the Nationwide Tour in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Invitational. His pro debut in professional golf began after he participated in the Albertsons Boise Open on the Nationwide Tour. Fowler also participated in the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open which was his first PGA Tour as a professional golfer. In 2010 he won the “Rookie of the Year Award” from the PGA. In the same year, he also became the youngest U.S. Ryder Cup player when he was chosen as a captain’s pick. Fowler participated in OneAsia Tour’s Kolon Korea Open and defeated Rory McElroy to win his first professional tournament in 2011. He was the runner-up in the Australian PGA Championship in 2013. In 2017 he won The Honda Classic, his fourth PGA Tour win and also one where he preserved his 54-hole lead to win.
Fowler has signed equipment deals with Titleist and later, Rolex. He also signed a clothing deal with Puma in 2010. In 2011, Fowler and Graeme McDowell were a part of PGA Tour’s “These Guys are Good” campaign.
After his victory in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, he reached a career high of fourth in the Official World Golf Ranking. At the moment Fowler is ranked 8th in the world ranking in the PGA Tour. With age on his side, there is no stopping him.
What is the PGA Tour wins of Rickie Fowler?
- Well Fargo Championship – 2012
- The Players Championship – 2015
- Deutsche Bank Championship – 2015
- The Honda Classic – 2017
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