Jason Dufner Wife, Divorce, Girlfriend, Career Earnings, Net Worth
Date: 22 Jan, 2017
PGA Championship winner and golf prodigy Dufner is one of the most respected and renowned profiles in the golf and sports industry. Born and raised in Cleveland with full name Jason Christopher Dufner, has been playing golf when he was in college. Now a professional golfer, he has won for four times on PGA Tour. He has been in the top 10 in the Official World Golf Ranking for 50 weeks.
Started to play golf when he was 14 from St. Thomas Aquinas High School while he was in his sophomore year. He started off his profession as a golfer in 2000, and since then he has played numerous high-class gold games. He has won seven significant games so far. Before being in such fame, Dufner has struggled a lot through ups and downs, losses and turn downs to hold on to the PDA tours and Nationwide Tour until 2006. However, he managed to win two events on the Nationwide Tour. Apparently, he won his fourth PGA Tour title at CareerBuilder Challenge, defeating David Lingmerth in January 2016.
Career Earnings and Net worth:
The professional golfer has the enormous amount of net worth after all his hard work and talent. He has managed to save the total net worth of $15 million. A sophisticated game, golf, and the player get a huge amount of money from his every game and tours. He made $1,600,000 during his PGA Tour in 2014 and $176,000 in PGA Tour 2015. With millions of his career earnings, he has popular sponsors like EA Sports, Great-West Financial, and Titleist, etc. During his span of struggles and success, the famed golfer has managed to save a huge amount of wealth, and he seems to be living very high quality of life. Residing in Auburn, Alabama, Dufner has also established his Charitable Foundation, a non-profit organization in Auburn which is especially committed to ending Child Hunger in Alabama.
Steady and Single:
Jason married his long-time girlfriend Amanda Boyd in 2012, and they shared so much love and affection to each other during the starting of their marriage. His ex-wife, Amanda would be there for him most of the time, came to accompany him at the golf court as well. However, the couple revealed their divorce in early 2015. Although the concrete proof about why they divorced was not disclosed, they both agreed that they could not handle each other’s temperament and can’t live together anymore. As a result of divorce, Jason kept the house and Amanda got pretty good money, $2.5 million.
After the divorce, the golf prodigy is probably single and is rather healing himself from the recent separation. Apparently, Jason is rather focusing on Dufner's career and passion. Now that he has been through a heartbreak, he wants to be by himself. Moreover, he may think of dating a woman later in future.