Tiger Woods has joined Michael Jordan and LeBron James in a choose group of elite athletes with a internet price of at the very least $1 billion, enterprise journal Forbes reported.
The 15-times main winner, who returned to competitors on the Masters in April 14 months after practically dropping his proper leg in a automobile crash, has remodeled $1.7 billion in prize cash, endorsements and different ventures, based on Forbes.
Woods is tied with Sam Snead for probably the most wins on the PGA Tour with 82, however Forbes stated his winnings from golf account for lower than 10 per cent of his profession earnings, with the majority of his internet price attributed to endorsements with manufacturers like Nike and Rolex.
The 46-year-old has achieved billionaire standing regardless of not being concerned within the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Collection.
Earlier this month, LIV Golf CEO Greg Norman advised the Washington Publish that Woods had turned down a proposal that was “mind-blowingly monumental” within the excessive 9 figures.
Six-times NBA champion Jordan was the primary athlete to succeed in the milestone, and was joined by four-times NBA champion LeBron James simply final week, after the journal estimated the Los Angeles Lakers participant’s price at $1 billion.