About Nick Price
It has been stated that the overall amount of Nick Price net worth reaches 12 million dollars, according to the recent estimations. Nick Price has accumulated his high wealth because of his career as a professional golfer. Nick Price has become a winner of three major tournaments during his professional career. In 1992 and 1994, he was announced the winner of the PGA Championship. In 1994 as well, Nick Price won The Open Championship. Winning, thus, has also increased the overall estimate of Nick Price net worth. In the middle of the 1990s, Nick Price was ranked as the number one in the Official World Golf Ranking. In 2003, his career was crowned when his name was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame.
He was born in 1957 in Durban, Union of South Africa. His parents were from Great Britain. During his childhood, Nick Price was living in Zimbabwe. When he was studying at Prince Edward School in Harare, he was the captain of its golf team. When he graduated, Nick Price became a member of the Rhodesian Air Force. Nick Price has dual citizenship – Zimbabwe and the United Kingdom.
In 1977, Nick Price became a professional golf player and this career became the main source of increasing the overall size of Nick Price net worth.
At first, he was playing on the Southern Africa Tour. Then, he moved to the European Tour. In 1983, Nick Price began to play on the PGA Tour, which made his name well known. Nick Price has a wife named Sue, with who he is a parent of three kids. His family is living in Hobe Sound, Florida.
The first event which he won not in Africa was the Swiss Open in 1980. Then, he successfully appeared at the 1982 Open Championship. In 1983, Nick Price was announced the winner of his first PGA Tour event, which was at the World Series of Golf. With more and more winnings, his name began to get recognition and it also increased the overall sum of Nick Price net worth. However, after that winning, Nick Price was unlucky to win again on the PGA Tour for eight years. However, he managed to win the second place at the 1988 Open Championship. Also, he appeared at the 1986 Masters Tournament, where he shot an Augusta National Golf Club course record 63.
In the middle of the 1990s, Nick Price became the best golf player in the world. In 1994, Nick Price had two victories under his belt, the PGA Championship and the Open Championship. In 1993, he became the highest earning golfer in the world. Also, he stayed in the first place on the Official World Golf Rankings for 43 weeks. In the season of 1982-1983, he was announced the winner of the Sunshine Tour Order of Merit. In 1993 and 1997, Nick Price became the winner of the Vardon Trophy. In 2011, he became a recipient of the Old Tom Morris Award. In 2003, his name appeared in the World Golf Hall of Fame.