Bubba was born on 5th November 1978 in Bagdad, Florida. He is 38 years old. He is very much interested in golf since his childhood. He completed his schooling from Milton high school ,Florida.He completed his collage from Faulkner state of community collage and University of Georgia . He wanted to become professional player . He is left handed golfer. He played many tournaments in his collage days. He got his first victory in 2010 at Travelers Championship. He joined Nationwide tour in 2001.He is 6ft 3 inches tall and with weight of 180lb. He has great physique.
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He won various major tournament in his professional career. Following are the list of achievements:
1 Jun 27, 2010 Travelers Championship
2 Jan 30, 2011 farmers insurance open.
3. May 1, 2011 Zurich Classic of New Orleans
4. Apr 8, 2012 Masters Tournament
5. Feb 16, 2014 Northern Trust Open
6. Apr 13, 2014 Masters Tournament (2)
7. Nov 9, 2014 WGC-HSBC Champions
8. Jun 28, 2015 Travelers Championship (2)
9. Feb 21, 2016 Northern Trust Open (2)
Along with the above win, he also won
2008 CVS Caremark Charity Classic .
2010 Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge .
2015 Hero World Challenge.
He also took part in the United States on three Ryder Cup teams (2010, 2012, 2014) and two Presidents Cup teams (2011, 2015).
His parents are Gerry Watson and Molly Marie Watson.He has one sister, Melinda watson conner.He formed the Bubba Watson Foundation in January 2014 with the reason of helping the people , young children , adults. He wants to help people who are associated with US military. He was emotional towards his family . His father was suffering from lung cancer and passed away in October 2010.He is married to Angela ' Angie'. She is former basketball player. They both met at university of Georgia. She is from Canada. His wife is 6 ft 4 in tall. They got married in September 2004. Due to his wife's medical condition , she was unable to conceive. They decided to adopt two child. They adopted a baby boy Celeb in 2012 and a baby girl Dakota in 2014.His current ranking is no 10.
The classification of his equipment is as follows: he uses Driver: Ping G (9 degrees) which is one of best equipment. It includes 3 Wood: Ping G (14.5 degrees),size of Irons: (2,4-9): Ping S55, Wedges: Ping Glide (52 degree, 56 degree, and 60 degree), Putter: Ping Anser Milled Anser 1 and with a Ball: Titleist ProV1x.He is one of the longest drivers in professional golf in with an average drive of 315.2 yards (288.2 m) . His ability to hit a ball over 350 yards (320 m) and can hit a ball speed up to 194 mph (312 km/h).
Golf is one of the most expensive and richest sports of all time. According to recent reports he has earned roughly $24 million in total tournament and $3 to $5 million per year in endorsements, which brings his total net worth to $20 million.
Last Modified: Apr 7, 2020