Golf World Explodes Over Massive Nelly Korda Announcement

Published 01/16/2023, 12:10 PM EST
CHASKA, MN – JUNE 19: Nelly Korda speaks at a press conference during the practice round for the 65th KPMG Womens PGA Championship held at Hazeltine National Golf Club on June 19, 2019 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Darren Carroll/PGA of America via Getty images

Nelly Korda has been on the news for quite some time for her bumpy sponsorship deals. The golfer’s name recently disappeared from the website of one of her biggest sponsors, Titleist. However, as to recent news, Korda has been picked by an even bigger brand for endorsements. And fans on the internet are giving all kinds of reactions to the news.

Famous sponsor signs Nelly Korda for a sponsorship deal

Korda was recently in the news after being allegedly dropped by her biggest sponsor, Titleist. There were rumors that the golfer was on the way to signing a deal with another well-known brand to replace the former. And according to until the next tee and numerous other sources, Korda has now joined hands with TaylorMade Golf!

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World No. 2 on the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings Nelly Korda recently signed a deal with TaylorMade Golf for a multiyear partnership. The contract begins with the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions at Lake Nona this week. Korda will now be using a bag full of TaylorMade Golf equipment and clubs along with the TP5 golf ball.

TaylorMade Golf’s President and CEO also gave a statement about having Korda on the team. “The captivating talent and unparalleled drive to win Nelly possesses makes us proud to have her join our Team TaylorMade family. Nelly sets a standard of excellence that we are motivated to match by putting the highest performing equipment possible in her hands each week she competes,” he said.

While Korda also expressed her excitement at being part of the TaylorMade Golf team’s part. “A team that shared my passion for working as hard as possible to be in the best position to win. I’m thrilled to be a part of Team TaylorMade.” she said in her statement.

Fans react to Nelly Korda’s recent accomplishment

Knowing that their favorite player is officially on a long-term contract with a brand that even has Tiger Woods on its roster thrilled the fans.

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Most of her fans were happy with her growth and felt it was an adroit move by the brand! Here is what some of them had to say:

While some congratulated the golfer for her brand new deal with TaylorMade Golf.

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Several golf pages also shared the big news with golf fans across the world. People from all over the world are sending their best wishes for Nelly Korda and her new accomplishments. While some think that it’s a masterstroke by the brand for their own good, others believe that the deal will highly benefit the golfer.

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Joydeep Singh

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Joydeep Singh is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. Having completed his Bachelor's degree in Business Management, he possesses a writing experience of more than four years now. Having picked up on following golf for quite some time now, his favorite is the legendary Tiger Woods, whose games he just does not miss.

Edited By: Akash Pandhare

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