Annika Sorenstam | Biography

Posted On: 05 Aug, 2014


Annika Sorenstam | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth October 09, 1970
Age 46 Years 10 Month(s)
Nationality Swedish
Profession Professional Golfer
Husband/Spouse David Esch(div), Mike McGee
Boyfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Yes
Body Measurements N/A
Net Worth $40 Million Dollars
Height 5 feet 6 inches(168 cm)
Weight 139 lbs (63 kg)
Children/Kids William McGee, Ava McGee

Annika Sorenstam is a retired Swedish professional golfer, who was born in 9th October, 1970. Born in Bro near Stockholm, Sweden, she is one of the most successful female golfers in the world. Her achievements are ranked as the best in the history of golf. She had won 90 international tournaments as a professional before leaving her career in 2008. She has also won 72 LPGA tournaments. She has bragged the most wins title in her name after achieving all these successes. She also tops the career money list which includes net worth of $22 million.

She has held many records in the field as well. She has won Player of the Year 8 times and Vare Trophies 6 times. She has also got the record in LGA as the lowest scoring average. She has shot the minimum of 59, which is also the record of only female who had scored that shot. She is also the first woman player to play Bank of America Colonial since 1945. She has also made her presence in different off course activities. It includes Annika golf academy, Annika branded products and a charitable foundation as well.

She was a sports girl from the childhood. She was ranked nationally as junior tennis player and she also played football for her hometown. She changed her field at the age of 12. Her amateur career includes many successes. After the successes held in amateur, she turned into professional golfer in 1993. She won her first LPGA Tour title at the US Women’s Open in 1995. She became the first non-American to win the Vare Trophy in the same year. She also finished at the top of the Money List. She also became the second player ever to win both Player of the Year and the Vare Trophy at the same year. Her swing while giving the shots was very famous at those days.

With the height of 5 feet 6 inch, she seems to be tall enough to give the excellent shots in the field. At the age of 43, she did not seem to be old. The pictures of her hot and sexy body had been viral in 1990s and 2000s. Her excellent body measurements and the slim legs had occupied most of the fans’ hearts. Shoe of size 7 will fit in her feet.

She married to David Esch in 1997. But the husband and the wife had many disagreements which led them to have divorce in 2005. She again married to Mike McGee in 2009. She became pregnant in 2009 and gave birth to their daughter Ava McGee n the same year. In 2011, she gave birth to the baby boy, William McGee. She spends most of her days in clothing these days as she is included in making brand products in her own company. Her clothing is also very famous among the customers.

Though she has retired from the game many years ago, she has the large number of followers in the social sites. She had made her presence in twitter as well as Facebook. The number of followers of her in twitter is 83.7 thousands. Because of these fans followers, we can assume that she is still the most popular golf player in the history. She has also proved herself as the most successful female player in the world.

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