Top 10 Highest Paid Golfers in 2015 :
Golf where huge prize money is adjusted for the winner , from the total prize fund of the event . But there are number of endorsement deals that Golfers get from the different companies . From past few years it Tiger woods who is leader in the money ranking of golf . Phil Mickelson also made his name among the highest paid athlete list for 2014 by (Forbes Magazine) . US Masters , Ryder Cup big events involved a good prize winning share for the winners. Today we collected the data about most earning golfers right now and it will updated during the year 2015 after each big Golf competition.
|1||Tiger Woods||USA||$61.2 Million|
|2||Phil Mickelson||USA||$53.2 Million|
|3||Ernie Els||South Africa||$25 Million|
|4||Luke Donald||England||$24 Million|
|5||Rory McIlroy||USA||$22.9 Million|
|6||Henrick Stenson||Sweden||$22.2 Million|
|7||Adam Scott||Australia||$17.1 Million|
|8||Bill Haas||USA||$15 Million|
|9||Lee Westwood||England||$14.4 Million|
|10||Matt Kuchar||USA||$14 Million|
Tiger Woods : United States : Earnings ($61.2 Million) :
Tiger Woods is one of the richest athlete featured in the Forbes magazine , there is huge hit to his earnings in 2013 when (Electronic Arts) a game making company that it would end its relationship with Woods . But after a comeback to Golf season , Woods will sign the deal with “Hero MotoCorp” is Indian company and one of the largest two-wheelers in Globe .Tiger is still at 6th place in Highest paid athlete list.
Phil Mickelson : United States : Earnings ($53.1 Million) :
Phil Mickelson after winning the British Open for the first time , he gets one of the most valuable sponsors.His earnings are double after signing some major endorsement deals with “Callaway, Barclay’s, KPMG, Exxon Mobil, and Rolex ” his annually earnings from these sponsors are $44 million which leads him towards the 8th place in the highest paid athlete .
Rory McIlroy : Australia : Earnings ($22.9 Million) :
Northern Irish professional golfer from Holywood in County Down , his one of the most popular golfers his online popularity increases in 2014. Rory has won 9 major PGA Tours finals , In 2014 he won the title The Open Championship and PGA Championship .
Adam Scott : United States : Earnings ($17.1 Million) :
Adam Scott is one of the famous golfers in the world , he is outstanding form and he has won 11 major PGA tour titles during the career , his name is among the top golfers of Australia . He got a quite good earning from his endorsement deals.