Sergio Garcia

Sergio Garcia 2022: Net worth, Salary, and Endorsements

 Sergio García is a 41-year-old Spanish professional golfer who plays on both the European and PGA tour circuit. He was born in Castellon, Spain on 9 January 1980. Sergio started playing golf when he was a mere 3-year-old under the supervision of his father, Víctor García, who was a club golfer.

Sep 2, 2021; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Sergio Garcia plays his shot from the second tee during the first round of the Tour Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

After that, he coached at Club de Campo del Mediterraneo (Borriol), where he guided his son’s career. Even Sergio’s mother, Consuelo, closely watched him. Back then, she used to manage the club’s pro-shop.

Sergio Garcia Family

Sergio Garcia hails from a humble family having a rich golfing background. His father, Victor, was the pro at the Mediterraneo Golf Club during his playing days, while his mother Consuelo Fernandez ran the pro shop at the golf club.

Interestingly, Sergio Garcia's wife, Angela Akins, whom he married in 2017, also has a connection with the Sport. She is a reporter from Golf Channel. During her college days, she played golf for the University of Texas. The Golf couple is blessed with two kids, Azalea and Enzo, who were born in March 2018 and April 2020, respectively.

Sergio Garcia: Records

As a 15-year-old, Garcia made the cut in a European Tour event in the 1995 Turespaña Open Mediterranea. Thereafter, three years later, he turned into a pro-golfer after finishing low amateur at the Masters. 

Garcia made his way up to rub shoulders with the best players in the sport. In a matter of a few months, he qualified for the Ryder Cup in the year 1999.

Mar 11, 2021; Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA; Sergio Garcia hits his tee shot on the 7th hole during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass - Stadium Course. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

“El Nino” broke into the International scene at the PGA Championship at Medinah Country Club, by hitting a memorable shot on the 16th hole. At that moment, he was behind the legendary Tiger Woods, by the margin of a single stroke. Although Woods won that tournament, that shot depicted the man's golfing genius on the course.

Since then, Sergio Garcia has had a sublime career. He conquered the Golf course by securing thumping victories across the globe viz- Europe, United States, Asia, Africa, and beyond.

Sergio Garcia has been a key member of the European Ryder Cup team from 1999 to 2012, barring the year 2010. He is the youngest player to have played in a Ryder Cup, having made his debut at Brookline in 1999 at 19 years, 258 days.

Sergio Garcia in Season 2021

In 2021, Sergio Garcia was the Captain's pick to compete for Europe at the Ryder Cup. Besides Garcia, Padraig Harrington also selected Ian Poulter and Shane Lowry.

Sergio Garcia: Early Career Achievements

García has spent most of his career in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking, including over 300 weeks in the top 10 between 2000 and 2009. He defeated Oliver Wilson to skyrocket to his highest career ranking, second, after having played in the Honda Classic.

At 20 years, 7 days, he became the youngest golfer to reach the top-10 in the Official World Golf Ranking. Per the PGA website, Sergio Garcia has career earnings of $53,826,259. As a player, he is renowned for strong iron play, along with impeccable accuracy.

Sergio Garcia: The Hero of Ryder Cup

The Spaniard secured the twenty-fourthmatch victory of his career in the Ryder Cup, surpassing Nick Faldo's record of  23 match wins. He has competed in ten of the eleven Ryder Cups played during his professional career, earning a record of 28.5 points cumulatively. Hence, it comes as no surprise that the all-time leading points scorer for Europe in this competition. 

Sep 2, 2021; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Sergio Garcia plays his shot from the second tee during the first round of the Tour Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Sergio Garcia also has an incredible feat of 84 consecutive Major tournament appearances, which began in 1999. The streak got broken in 2020 after he missed the Augusta National for testing positive for COVID-19.

Best Performances:

Career to Date:

1Masters TournamentMAJ20171100.007th
2The PLAYERS ChampionshipUSA2008180.0010th
3Booz Allen ClassicUSA2005168.006th
4Buick ClassicUSA2004168.0010th
5EDS Byron Nelson ChampionshipUSA2004164.0017th
6MasterCard ColonialUSA2001162.0010th
7136th OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPMAJ2007260.008th
8PGA CHAMPIONSHIPMAJ1999260.0030th
9Mercedes ChampionshipsUSA2002156.004th
10Buick ClassicUSA2001156.005th
11HSBC ChampionsAFR,ANZ,ASA,EUR2008152.002nd
12143rd OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPMAJ2014T250.005th
1390th PGA CHAMPIONSHIPMAJ2008T250.004th
14AT&T Byron NelsonUSA2016148.0012th
15THE PLAYERS ChampionshipUSA2007248.0011th
16Omega Dubai Desert ClassicEUR2017146.009th
17Linde German MstEUR1999146.0016th
18WGC - Bridgestone InvitationalWGC2014245.603rd
19Commercialbank Qatar MastersEUR2014144.009th
20Wyndham ChampionshipUSA2012142.0017th

Sergio Garcia Charity and Foundation

In 2002, Sergio Garcia started a Foundation named after him. The 'Sergio Garcia Foundation's purpose is "for the purpose of contributing to the social inclusion of economically deprived children and youth, through social assistance benefits and the practice of sport as free-time activity."

Mar 12, 2021; Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA; Sergio Garcia plays a shot from a bunker on the ninth hole during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass - Stadium Course. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

The Spanish golfer had also launched the Inaugural "Sergio and Friends" charity golf tournament. The aim of this initiative was to provide benefits to various charities related to children.

They held this tournament in Switzerland in 2016.

 Sergio Garcia: Net Worth 2020

 Sergio Garcia is a Spanish professional golfer who has amassed a net worth of $70 million.

Sergio Garcia: Endorsements

When Garcia became a professional golfer in 1999, he signed a deal with Adidas. In 2018, Sergio Garcia inked a deal with Callaway. The endorsement lasted only two years, and he came back to TaylorMade in 2020.

Aug 27, 2021; Owings Mills, Maryland, USA; Sergio Garcia lines up a putt on the first hole during the second round of the BMW Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Scott Taetsch-USA TODAY Sports

Because of a long association with Adidas, in honor of Sergio Garcia, Adidas named their prominent golf gear after him. The Spaniard has also had partnerships with Omega. He has launched multiple watches in partnership with Omega, too.

Sergio Garcia: Recreational Interests

In his leisure time, Sergio loves playing sports like football and tennis. Few know he is a renowned soccer club Real Madrid. As a passionate footballer, he played a dual role for Borriol CF, a Third-Division team in the Spanish football league. The club President, Garcia, debuted for the club against Ribarroja CF on September 12th, 2010.

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Full nameSergio García Fernández
NicknameEl Niño
Age41
Birth DateJanuary 9, 1980
ResidencyBorriol, Castellón, Spain

Crans-Montana, Switzerland

Orlando, Florida

NationalityUnited States of America
Marital StatusMarried to Angela Akins
College -
Height5'10
Weight180 lbs
Professional wins35
Highest ranking#2

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