Rickie Fowler (born December 13, 1988) is an American Professional Golfer from Murrieta, California. He is famous for winning four PGA Tour and two European Tour. Furthermore, the 29-year-old player also held no. 1 position in amateur golfer for 37 weeks in 2007 and 2008.
Rickie started his professional career in August 2009. He played in the Albertsons Boise Open on the Nationwide Tour. Moreover, Fowler later competed in the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. It was his first professional PGA Tour event. In fact, this star golfer also finished at the 7th position.
On January 24, 2016, Rickie reached a career-high 4th in the Official World Golf Ranking. The golf player won in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. In addition, he earned the “Ben Hogan Award” in 2008.
Fowler also named the “Rookie of the Year” award in 2010. Recently, he completed at runner-up position at the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in November 2017. Moreover, the player also won the Hero World Challenge in the following month.
In 2018, he finished T11 with three birdies during the third round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open. In fact, Rickie finished runner-up at the Masters Tournament with a 72-hole score of −14.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The player was born on December 13, 1988, in Murrieta, California, United States. Hence, the age of Rickie Fowler is Twenty-nine (29) years old, as of 2018. His real birth name is Rick Yutaka Fowler. The star player was born to Rod Fowler (father) and Lynn Fowler (mother).
Furthermore, Rick’s dad is the owner of a trucking company. He also has a sister named Taylor Fawler. His family used to participate in bike riding games. Moreover, Rick later became a dirt racer.
During his high school, he met with an accident. Therefore, Fowler quit riding and learned golf from his grandfather. The player attended Murrieta Valley High School. During his senior year, he won the SW League Final and helped his team in the state final in 2007.
Later, the player attended Oklahoma State University for his graduation. He also won the Fighting Illini Invitational by one stroke and registered his first collegiate victory. Moreover, Rickie also won the Sunnehanna Amateur in June 2007.
Dating History, Girlfriend & Children
Fowler is dating his girlfriend (now fiancee) Allison Stokke (amateur athlete and fitness model). In fact, the couple also engaged each other in 2018. He announced his engagement news through an Instagram post in June 2018.
|Full Birth Name||Rick Yutaka Fowler.|
|Working As||Professional Golfer.|
|Age||Twenty-nine (29) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||December 13, 1988.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Murrieta, California, United States.|
|Citizenship||The United States.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Sagittarius.|
|Current Residence||Jupiter, Florida, USA.|
|Famous For||1. Ranked no. 1 amateur golfer in the world for 37 weeks in 2007 and 2008.
2. Ranked 9th in the PGA Tour.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 68 Kg.
Pounds: 149 lbs.
|Biceps Size||13.5 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||38-28-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Rod Fowler.
Mother: Lynn Fowler.
|Siblings||Sister: Taylor Fowler.|
|Rickie Fowler Girlfriend & Relationship|
|Girlfriend (Fiancee)||Allison Stokke.|
|School||Murrieta Valley High School.|
|College/University||Oklahoma State University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Matt Damon.
Actress: Alexandra Daddario.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Playing Video games and Traveling.
|Favorite Dishes||Continental Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $19 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Rickie Fowler (Golfer)
- He won the Western Junior in the summer of 2005 in his school.
- In fact, Rick also helped the US to win the 2007 Walker Cup.
- Furthermore, he has a tattoo in Japanese script on his left biceps.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Rickie Fowler is $19 million US Dollar.
- Fowler also became the 3rd player to have top-5 finishes in all four majors in one year.
- The other two players are Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.
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- Moreover, he also won the Western Junior once and the Sunnehanna Amateur twice.
- The 29-year-old player won the Kolon Korea Open in 2011.
- He also earned the title in the Wells Fargo Championship, The Players Championship, the Deutsche Bank Championship.
- In fact, Fowler also won the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open in 2015.