J. B. Holmes

by MKhanal 11 Jul,2021
J. B. Holmes
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Personal Info
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  • Birth Name John Bradley "J.B." Holmes
  • Birth Place Campbellsville
  • Famous Name JB
  • Father Maurice Holmes
  • Mother Lisa Holmes
  • Net Worth $20 Million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • Profession Golf Player
  • Currently Working For PGA
  • University attended University of Kentucky
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Erica Kalbhin
  • Children Tucker
  • Religion Christian

J.B. Holmes is a well-known American professional golf player. He is currently playing in the PGA Tour. Holmes turned professional in 2005 and started his career playing in the Web.com Tour and a few more. J.B has won eight professional events, including five PGA tours and three others. 

J.B. Holmes was born John Bradley "J.B." Holmes on April 26, 1982, in Campbellsville, Kentucky. He is the son of Lisa Holmes and her husband, Maurice Holmes. John graduated from Taylor County High School and enrolled at the University of Kentucky. Holmes stands five feet and eleven inches tall and weighs 86 kg. 

J.B. Holmes Career Earnings and Net Worth

J.B Holmes has an estimated net worth of more than $20 Million. Holmes has accumulated most of his net worth through his two decades career in the PGA Tour. He is currently ranked at No.64 in the All-time PGA Career earnings list of Shaun Micheel and Paul Goydos. John has earned the most from Genesis Open and Waste Management Phoenix having it won one-one time. In the ongoing season of 2021, Holmes has played in nineteen games but just made $150,967

John made $1,487,604 as his prize money in his rookie year at the PGA season of 2005/6. In the following season, Holmes made $874,216 while playing in twenty-four PGA events. In the 2007/8 season, The American player excelled his games, earning $2,166,131 from nineteen made cuts. In his PGA career, He has not crossed a million wearing in just four seasons. Bradley earned more than $6 Million in the next five seasons. Holmes played just five PGA events in the 2012/13 season as he missed most of the season due to injury. 

In the 2013/14 season, John made his comeback and won a PGA Tour and took home $2,365,204 as his prize money. The following season, He earned $4,037,430, which is his highest-earning in a single season to date. Last season, Holmes played just eight games and made $440,524. Totaling his prize money from LPGA events, it sums to $25,787,329

Married Life

John tied his wedding knot with Erica Kalbhin in 2013. They had a private wedding ceremony in front of family members and close friends. Shortly after the wedding, the duo welcomed their first and only child, a son, Tucker. As per sources, They first met each other in 2010, and the first tournament Holmes took Erica to was the Phoenix Open in 2011.  

Career

John played amateur golf while attending the University of Kentucky and won SEC Title and represented the United States in the 2005 Walker Cup. Holmes turned professional in 2005 and made his PGA debut in 2006 at the Sony Open in Hawaii. He won the FBR Open in his rookie year. After having a mild season in 2007, John won the FBR Open for the second Tour win of his career. 

Holmes Holmes shares a photo with his family and PGA title SOURCE: Pinterest

In 2011, The American player missed most of the season due to Brain Surgery. Holmes had to wait until 2014 to win his third PGA title at the Wells Fargo Championship. The following season, He finished second in the World Golf Championship and won the Shell Houston Open. In 2019, Holmes won his last PGA title at the Genesis Open by one stroke against Justin Thomas. In 2021, John finished T36 in the Travelers championship

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