Nelly Korda is an American professional golfer who has achieved several LPGA titles on her résumé, making her one of the hottest names in women’s golf today.
Korda started playing golf seriously when she was six years old.
As a child, Korda spent many summers with her family in the Czech Republic.
Date of Birth
Nelly Korda was born on July 28, 1998, in Bradenton, California.
She is 22 years old.
|Real Name||Nelly Korda|
|Birth Date||28 July 1998|
|Age (as of 2021)||22 Years|
|Birth Place||Bradenton, Florida, United States|
In 2016, Korda launched her professional career with a win on the Symetra Tour at the Sioux Falls GreatLIFE Challenge after shooting rounds of 68-67-69-66 for a 3 stroke victory over Wichanee Meechai.
Korda won her first LPGA title in October 2018 in Taoyuan, Taiwan, at Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship.
This win made her and her sister Jessica Korda the third pair of sisters to win in LPGA history, joining the Jutanugarn sisters, Moriya Jutanugarn and Ariya Jutanugarn, along with Charlotta and Annika Sörenstam.
Korda enjoyed an extremely successful amateur career and was part of the winning 2015 Junior Solheim Cup team.
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Her best season to date came in 2019, where she enjoyed 12 top 10’s in 20 starts; including two victories. Korda was also a rookie at that year’s Solheim Cup, where she produced three wins and one draw, the same as her sister.
Currently, Korda is dating Andreas Athanasiou, a pro hockey player of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
They’ve been dating since late 2019.
Nelly Korda Net Worth
Nelly has earned a lot from a professional golfer. She usually earns $345,000 as prize money and has also earned $4.8 million in her career on the LPGA.
According to sources her net worth has been estimated at around $3.5 million. Some other sources of her income are from sponsors like Cisco, UKG, J.Lindeberg, and also by appearing at games and events.