Nick Faldo bio: net worth, age, height, weight, wife, kids, wiki.
Nick Faldo is a well-known American professional golfer who now works as an on-air golf analyst. He held the number one spot on the Official World Golf Ranking for 97 weeks. Faldo has 41 professional victories, including six majors and three Open Championships. He is currently a member of the BBC Sport on-air coverage team.
Nick Faldo: Profile summary
|Full Name||Sir Nicholas Alexander Faldo|
|Tag Name||Nick Faldo|
|Main Profession||Professional golfer|
|Birthplace||Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom|
|Age||65 years old|
|Height(s) Feet||6 feet and 3 inches|
|Height(s) cm||191 cm|
|Weight in Pound||182 pounds|
|Spouse||Valerie Bercher (m. 20012006), Gill Bennett (m. 19861998), Melanie Rockall (m. 19791984), Olivier Delaloye (m. 2001-2006)|
|Children||Yes (Matthew Faldo, Georgia Faldo, Emma Scarlet Faldo, Natalie Faldo)|
|Net Worths||$70 million|
Nick Faldo: Early Life & Biography
Nicholas Alexander Faldo was born in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, on 18 July 1957. At the age of 14, he became interested in golf after he saw Jack Nicklaus play the 1971 Masters. Three years later, Faldo qualified to play in the 1974 English Amateur at Woodhall Spa.
When Faldo was 18 years old, he won both the English Amateur at Royal Lytham and the British Youths Open Amateur Championship. In the same year, he represented Great Britain in the Commonwealth Tournament in South Africa.
Nick Faldo: Personal Life
Nick Faldo has been married three times. At the age of 21, he married Melanie Rockall. Five years later, they separated when his wife found that Faldo was having an affair with his manager’s secretary.
In 1986, he married Bennett, with whom he has three children Natalie, Matthew, and Georgia. Their marriage was in 1998 when Faldo began a relationship with a 20-year-old American golfing student. In 2001, he again got married to Olivier Delaloye in a lavish ceremony. The couple has a daughter Emma Scarlet. In 2006, Faldo filed for divorce.
Nick Faldo: Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 18 July 1957, Nick Faldo is 63 years old as of today’s date 24th January 2021. His height is 1.91 m tall, and his weight is 83 kg.
Nick Faldo: Career
Nick Faldo started his professional golf career in 1976 when he joined the European Professional Golfers Association and achieved instant success on the European Tour, winning the 1977 and 1978 seasons. He continued his success in the 1980s, winning two consecutive Sun Alliance PGA Championships in England in 1980 and 1981.
In the mid-1980s, Faldo participated in many major championships, including winning the Peugeot Spanish Open. In 1987, he won his first major title at The Open Championship at Muirfield. Faldo got his second major win at the 1989 Masters. The following year, he successfully defended his title against Raymond Floyd. In the 1990 U.S. Open, he ended in third place. He won the Claret Jug trophy in the 1992 Open Championship at Muirfield.
In 1993, Faldo won Carroll’s Irish Open for an unprecedented third time in a row. At the 2002 U.S. Open, he ended in fifth place. Later, his appearances in tournaments became increasingly sporadic.
From 2004 to 2006, he became a broadcaster for ABC Sports’ PGA Tour coverage along with Paul Azinger. In 2006, he joined the CBS network as a lead golf analyst. He has worked as an analyst at many international events such as the PGA Tour, 2007 Open Championship, 2009 Presidents Cup, and others.
Nick Faldo: Net worth
Nick Faldo’s net worth estimates to be $70 million.