Juli Inkster

by MKhanal 14 Dec,2020
Juli Inkster
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 7 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Juli Simpson
  • Birth Place Santa Cruz
  • Net Worth $10 Million
  • Nationality American
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Brian Inkster
  • Children Hayleu Inkster and Cori Inkster

Juli Inkster is a well-known American Professional golfer. She has been playing golf for almost four decades. Juli turned professional in 1983. She is among the ranked member of the LPGA Tour. Inkster is in the second position among the among players with the most number of wins on the LPGA Tour.

Juli Inkster was born Juli Simpson on June 24, 1960, in Santa Cruz, California. Juli rose to fame only after her successful career so, her early life information and parent's information are still under investigation. Juli completed High School in 1978 and enrolled at San Jose State University. She was selected into All-American 1979. Juli is a member of the San Jose State Sports Hall of Fame. 

Net Worth and Earnings from Golf

Juli Inkster, a well-known golf figure in the United States, is an inspiration to young female golfers. Juli has an estimated net worth of more than $10 Million. She has accumulated most of her hefty net worth through her successful career with golf. As per sources, Inkster has earned more than $15 Million from her career. 

Juli posses along wth her Solheim Trophy SOURCE: Getty Images

Juli is ranked among the third-highest earnings from LPGA Tour. In 2017, Juli became the sixth player in LPGA history to surpass the $14 million mark in career earnings following her T26 finish at the Evian Championship. In 1997, Juli earned more than $1 Million in a single season, passing her career earning of $3 Million. Within years, She crossed her earnings to $6 Million. 

In 2010, Inkster reached her career earning of more than $13 Million. After since Juli has stumbled from earning major tournaments and finishing in top positions. She went through surgery in 2012, leaving a huge gap to fulfill. 

Married for Four Decades; Who is his Wife?

Juli Inkster has been married for more than forty years. Juli walked down the wedding aisle with Brian Inkster in 1980. She had just registered her first major victory for her marriage. They had been dating for several years before tying their wedding knot. 

Juli with her husband and their children at an event SOURCE: Instagram @juliinkster

The duo welcomed two children, Hayley Inkster and Cori Inkster, soon after their wedding. Juli has become successful in keeping both of her daughters away from the media. Both of them are in their thirties and living a happy life with their family. Toni Kroos is a well-known German Footballer living a happy life with his two children and his wife. 

Juli is an active social media user. She keeps posting photos of her, along with her family members regularly. She has not won any major tournaments since 2008. The Golfer has started to spend much of her free time with her family members. Inbee Park is a famous South Korean female golfer married for more than 10 years. 

Golf Career Spanning Over Forty Years

Juli started playing golf in her early teenage. Her parents had moved near a golf court. She won the 1981 California State Amateur Championship. She turned professional in 1983. She has won 31 tournaments on the LPGA Tour, including seven majors and the career Grand Slam for ladies' golf. After working as a player for more than three decades. She started working as an interviewer and analyst for Golf Channel in 2014. 

Inkster has won a total of 45 Professional wins in her career. She is the only golfer in LPGA Tour history to win two majors in a decade for three consecutive decades. Also, Juli is the oldest player and the first playing assistant captain in Solheim Cup history.

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