About Angel Cabrera
It has been estimated that the overall sum of the current Angel Cabrera net worth reaches as high as 15 million dollars, and this sum makes him one of the richest professional golfers in the industry. Angel Cabrera is competing on both the PGA Tour and the European Tour. Angel Cabrera is nicknamed as El Pato, which in English means ‘The Duck’. In 2007, he became a winner of the US Open. Two years later, he was announced victorious at the Masters Tournament. Winning, thus, has also increased the total size of Angel Cabrera net worth. In fact, he became the first golf player from Argentina who has won in these events.
Angel Cabrera was born in 1969 in Cordoba, Argentina. His mother worked as a maid, whereas his father was a handyman. When he was a toddler, his parents separated. Then, he was raised in a care of his grandmother. When Angel Cabrera was ten years old, he became a caddy at the Córdoba Country Club, where he spent a lot of time. There, he started to play golf, which eventually became the main source of his fame as well as of increasing the total estimate of Angel Cabrera net worth.
When he was 20 years old, Angel Cabrera became a professional golfer. In 2001, he won his first European Tour, which was at the Argentine Open. In 2005, he was announced a winner of the BMW Championship. At about the same time, he was already a winner of seven events in Latin America. In 2005, Angel Cabrera was listed as the 9th golfer on the Official World Golf Ranking. In 2007, he began to play on the PGA Tour, where he spent three full seasons. In 2009, Angel Cabrera got involved in creating golf courses in Latin America and this involvement has also added up to the total size of Angel Cabrera net worth.
In 2007, he became a winner of his first bigger tournament, which was the US Open, which took place at Pittsburgh. In fact, he became the first golf player from Argentina to win this event. In the same year, he became a recipient of Olimpia de Oro, which is given to the sportsperson of the year in Argentina. In 2009, he won the Masters Tournament. In 2015, he became one of only three active PGA Tour players, who have won both the Masters Tournament and the US Open. The other two people are Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth.
In the season of 2010, Angel Cabrera began to suffer a lot of injuries, which prevented him from playing. Thus, he missed most of that season. In addition, Angel Cabrera is competing on PGA Tour Latinoamerica. In 2012, he became a winner of the Visa Open de Argentina and one year later, he was victorious at the 2013 Abierto del Centro. In 2014, he won the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia. Also, he appeared in some events in the Presidents Cup, which happened in 2005, 2007, 2009 and 2013.