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Collin Morikawa Net Worth 2020: How Rich is the Golfer Actually?

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Collin Morikawa Net Worth 2020

Collin Morikawa is an American professional golfer who has been one of the consistent players since 2018. As of 2020, Collin Morikawa net worth is estimated to be $5 million.

Early Life and Girlfriend

Morikawa was born on February 6, 1997, in Los Angeles, California to parents Debbie and Blaine Morikawa. He attended La Canada High School in California where he started playing golf. He then joined the University of California, Berkeley to play his collegiate golf. During his time at the university, he won the Pac-12 championship.

In addition to that, Morikawa is also a recipient of Western Junior, Trans-Mississippi Amateur, Sunnehanna Amateur, and the Northeast Amateur. He had an illustrious amateur career where he was also on a winning side on Arnold Palmer Cup in 2017 and 2018, and also on the Walker Cup-winning team in 2017.

Collin Morikawa is currently in a relationship with golfer Katherine Zhu. She is an amateur golfer who played collegiate golf at Pepperdine University. They have been together for over 5 years. The lovely couple are planning to tie the knot soon.

Professional Career

In 2019, Morikawa turned pro and made his debut at the 2019 RBC Canadian Open, where he tied for 14th place. In his next tournament at the 3M Open, he tied for second. On July 14, Morikawa took part in the John Deere Classic and tied for 4th. With that finish, he was guaranteed for the 2019-2020 PGA Tour season. Just two weeks later, he won his first PGA Tour event at the Barracuda Championship. He won that event by beating Troy Merritt by three points.

On June 26, 2020, at the Travelers Championship, he missed his first cut on the PGA Tour ending a streak of 22 consecutive made cuts. That record is the second-longest streak to start a professional career to the 25 made by Tiger Woods.

Morikawa got his second PGA Tour title at the Workday Charity Open by beating Justin Thomas in a playoff. On August 9, 2020, Morikawa won the 2020 PGA Championship to win his first major title in only his second major championship start. With that win, he became the third-youngest golfer to win the PGA Championship just at the age of 23.

Collin Morikawa Net Worth

As of 2020, Collin Morikawa’s net worth is roughly $5 million. That comes from his time as a professional golfer since 2018. The 23-year-old golfer has earned over $7 million. He received a hefty paycheck of around $1.98 million after winning his first major championship title.

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