|Celebrated Name:||Matt Kuchar|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Matthew Gregory Kuchar|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||21 June 1978|
|Birth Place:||Winter Park, Florida|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Sybi Kuchar(m. 2003)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Cameron Cole Kuchar, Carson Wright Kuchar)|
|Is Matt Kuchar Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$30 Million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
Matt Kuchar is a professional golfer who plays in PGA, which was formerly called the Nationwide Tour. He has won the PGA Tour 9 times. Kuchar ended the 2018-19 season as the highest-earning PGA Tour player without a major championship with earnings of around $50 Million.
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Early Life & Biography
Matt Kuchar was born in Winter Park, Florida, on June 21, 1978, to parents Peter Kuchar and Meg Kuchar. Peter is a life insurance salesman and college tennis pro. Matt has a sibling named Rebecca. His family is originally from Ukraine. Matt graduated from Seminole High School in Sanford in 1996. After that, he attended Georgia Tech, where he was a two-time first-team All-American on the Yellow Jackets’ golf team. In the 1996 U.S. Amateur championship, he narrowly lost to Tiger Woods but went to win the 1997 championship. He turned pro in 2000 just after earning his bachelor’s degree in management.
Matt Kuchar got married to Sybi Parker in 2003. Sybi Parker was a tennis player at Georgia Tech. They now live on St. Simons Island in Georgia. The couple has two sons named Cameron Cole and Carson Wright. Cameron was born in 2007, and Carson was born in 2009.
Despite being such a popular celebrity, he never got into any controversy. He has maintained a perfect balance between his professional and personal life.
Matt Kuchar is a Christian and follows Jesus Christ.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 21 June 1978, Matt Kuchar is 42 years old as of today’s date 15th May 2021. His height is 1.93m tall, and his weight is 88kg.
After earning his degree in management, he started his professional career in the world of golf. In 2002, he achieved his first win on the PGA Tour. He also performed on the nationwide tour in 2006 as he failed to regain his tour card at the qualifying school. He then regained his card in 2007 so that he can participate for that year’s PGA Tour. He retained his card successfully for the next two seasons.
In 2010, he played in the Ryder Cup and managed to win the Vardon Trophy and Byron Nelson Award. In 2012 he managed to achieve the biggest win of his career as he managed to win “The Players Championship.” As a result, he improved his ranking and reached world ranking number 5. He bagged his first World Golf Championship in 2013 by defeating Hunter Mahan in the final of the WGC Accenture Match Play Championship. In 2020, he won the Singapore Open on the Asian Tour. This tournament was co-sanctioned by Japan Tour.
Awards & Achievements
In 1997 he won the U.S. Amateur Championship. He was a two-time first-team All-American at Georgia Tech.
He won his first major tournament in 2002. He topped the PGA Tour in terms of money earned in 2010. He played in the U.S. Ryder Cup team in 2010 for the first time.
He won Bronze at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. This was the first time golf was introduced in Olympics in over a century.
Net Worth & Salary of Matt Kuchar in 2021
As of May 2021, Matt Kuchar has a net worth of $30 Million. In a professional career that has spanned over two decades, Matt Kuchar has fetched nine wins on the PGA Tour and has earned more than $50 Million in prizes. He was the leading money earner in 2010.
In a career that has spanned two decades, we can see that he is one of the best golfers of this generation. He is also one of the richest golfers. It does not seem that his career is going to end anytime soon, and we hope that he continues his career for many more years.