Beauty with a skilled golfer, Michelle Wie is one of the top women golfers in today's golf ranking. Winning many trophies and titles, she has set the marks for coming golfers. Making golf her second life, she has been playing golf from a very small age of her life.
Michelle has won many titles like Women's PGA C'ship, Women's British Open, Evian Championship, etc. She had also won Rolex Annika Major Award in 2014.
Engaged With Son Of Basketball Legend; Relationship History With Boyfriend!
It has been a big moment for professional golfer Michelle Wie. She and the son of basketball legend Jerry West, Jonnie West are officially engaged now.
On 10 March 2019, Michelle confirmed the happy news saying that her boyfriend Jonnie popped the question of marriage. He got down on one knee and romantically purposed Michelle in San Francisco.
After the engagement, the 2014 US Women’s Open major championship winner took her Instagram and flaunted a series of photos with her fiance. Donning a silver jacket and embracing her future husband, the lady showcased her bulky engagement ring with a big smile at their face. It looks like the couple, who declared their dating relationship publicly in January 2019, is over the moon to rejoice their upcoming nuptials.
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Michelle Wie and Jonnie West got engaged on 10 March 2019 (Photo: Instagram)
During the recent Valentine's in February 2019, the South Korean descent golfer beamed alongside her NBA star hunk Jonnie and declared in a sweet caption that she couldn't wait to spend 999 more Valentine's Day with him.
Her boyfriend Jonnie works as the director of basketball operations for Golden State Warrior. He began his NBA career with the back-to-back NBA champions Warriors in 2012 and during his tenure, he coveted four different titles.
Both Michelle and Jonnie are devoted to golf. American professional basketball player Stephen Curry has even declared that Jonnie plays better golf than him. When Michelle had final clearance from her doctor for her hand surgery during late-January 2019, her boyfriend Jerry stayed aside her, and they spent a couple of days together.
Michelle Wie and her boyfriend, Jonnie West, in late January 2019 (Photo: Instagram)
The former U.S. Women’s Open champion underwent hand surgery in October 2018 after her right hand got diagnosed with avulsion fracture, bone spurs, and nerve entrapment. She also provided the updates to her fans from Instagram having her treatment at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.
Before her relationship with Jerry, Michelle was rumored to be with Robin Lopez who plays for Portland Trail Blazers. Perhaps they happen to stumble upon each other while Wie was in Standford. They started dating for the time being, and now they are no more together. She was also rumored to be dating her boyfriend Adam Zahn, former Pro Hoopster back in 2014.
Michelle used to post her photos with Adam on her Instagram. However, when their fans thought that they had planned to get married soon, they broke up with each other. After their breakup, fans thought Michelle was searching for a right guy to be her husband. And it looks like the lady has found herself a dream boy, Jerry West.
Know About Michelle Wie's Net Worth And Career Earnings!
The talented golfer, Wie has a total estimated net worth of $12 million. According to LPGA, her career earnings is $6,785,731. She stands at #33 in Rolex rankings with five career victories. In the course of time, she has also been able to keep up her annual salary and earnings in the range of over $5 million. She appears to be living a high-class lifestyle with her family.
Michelle Wie’s entry into the world of golf begun when she was only four. By the time she was ten, she had qualified for the U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links Championship making her the youngest player ever to do so. Michelle became professional just before she hit 16 years of age and known as an official golfer.
She has played in numerous games and championships, with struggles and several victories she has now become one of the best golfers. She won the US Women’s Open in 2014 making it her first win in a major championship.
Born as Michelle Sung Wie on October 11, 1989, in Honolulu, Hawaii, to her parents Bo Wie and Byung-work Wie. Her mother Bo Wie was also the women's amateur golf champion of 1985. She is of American nationality and South Korean descent.
Until the middle teenage life, Michelle Wie had been a dual citizen with both American and South Korean citizenship. However, she became a US citizen after dropping the South Korean citizens in February of 2013.
She graduated from Standford University. Wie goes by the nickname Big Wiesy. She has an incredible height of six feet, and her tanned skin makes her more beautiful to her curvaceous body structure, as per wiki.