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A Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia is one of the highest-paid golfers from Spain. He participates in both European Tour and PGA Tour as well. To date, he has won 36 international tournaments and became a notable player.
He has always been included in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking. He is well-recognized for his strong iron play and accuracy.
Height / Weight / Age
Sergio Garcia is 180 cm and in feet inches, and his height is 5’10” tall. He is a professional golfer who weighs 82 kg in Kilograms or 180 lbs in Pounds. He has turned 43 years old. He has sharp green color eyes and tiny dark brown color hair.
Being a sportsperson, he has an athletic physique and his measurements are as follows 44 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 34 inches hips. His biceps size is 12 inches whereas his shoe size is 10 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Sergio Garcia is $70 million USD approximately.
Education / Family
Sergio Garcia was born Sergio Garcia Fernandez on January 9, 1980. He was born to Victor Garcia who is a club professional in Madrid and Consuelo Fernandez. He was raised in Borriol, Castellon, Spain along with his brother Victor Garcia and sister Mar Garcia Fernandez.
Since childhood, he is inclined towards playing golf and is motivated by his father who trained him at the initial stage. There is no information available about his educational background.
|Sergio Garcia Fernandez
|Borriol, Castellon, Spain
|Date Of Birth
|January 9, 1980
|In centimeters – 178 cm
In feet inches – 5’10”
|In kilograms – 82 kg
In pounds – 180 lbs
|Mar Garcia Fernandez
Career / Fashion And Style
At the age of 12, Sergio Garcia won his club championship and was recorded as the youngest player to make the cut at the 1995 Turespana Open Mediterranea. In 1997, being an amateur he won his first professional tournament at Catalan Open.
In 1999, he began his professional career after shooting the lowest amateur score in the 1999 Masters Tournament. In the same year, he won his first title as a professional at the Irish Open. He also made a duel against Tiger Woods in the PGA Championship. At his 20, he won Buick Classic in New York and became the youngest Tour winner since Tiger Woods.
While practicing in 2002, he made an albatross on the par-5 second hole at the Masters which is done by only a few players. He has won the Mercedes Championships and has earned the EDS Byron Nelson Championship in the following years. He was disqualified at the 2007 PGA Championship after signing a wrong scorecard in the third round.
He defeated Oliver Wilson for the 2008 HSBC Championship that led him to reach his career-high second in the World ranking replacing Phil Mickelson. In the 2015, Players Championship, he was eliminated after a 3-hole playoff finishing two strokes behind Kevin Kisner and Rickie Fowler.
He was the third Spanish player to win Master Tournament after Jose Maria Olazabal and Seve Ballesteros. From 1999 to 2012, he was one of the members of the European Ryder Cup team.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
In 2017, Sergio Garcia got married to Angela Akins in a private event in Texas. On March 14, 2018, the couple welcomed a daughter named Azalea Adele Garcia. He has his residences in Crans-Montana, Orlando, and Borriol.
|Daughter – Azalea Adele Garcia
Some Interesting Facts About Sergio Garcia
- Sergio Garcia is a football lover and supports Real Madrid.
- His wife is a Golf Channel reporter and daughter of Marty Akins who was a football player.
- He was appointed as the president and chairman of the football club CF Borriol.
- His daughter is named after the famed flowers of Augusta National Golf Club.
- He is being nicknamed EL Toro.