Justin Louis Thomas is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour and is former World Number One.
Facts of Justin Thomas
|Full Name:||Justin Thomas|
|Age:||28 years 5 months|
|Birth Date:||April 29, 1993|
|Birth Place:||Louisville, Kentucky, United States|
|Net Worth:||$30 million|
|Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Father's Name:||Mike Thomas|
|Mother's Name:||Jani Thomas|
|Education:||The University of Alabama|
|Height / How tall :||1.78 m|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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There is no much to known about Justin Thomas, the American professional golfer who stated to prove himself in his amateur years, recording great achievements in high school. he was even more impressive in college where he also recorded notable achievements. Proving his worth in the pro realm Thomas clinched the prestigious title of world number one and PGA player of the Year in 2017 as well as many other notable accolades over the years. Here are lesser-known facts about the golfer.
Where is Justin Thomas grew up?
Recalling his early life, Justin was born in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. He is the son of Jani Thomas and Mike Thomas. Furthermore, his father has been serving as the head professional at the Harmony Landing Country Club in Goshen, Kentucky, since 1990. From the beginning of his childhood, he was forward in Golf and began to train from an early age. At the young age of 16 years, Justin became the third youngest to make the cut in a PGA Tour event.
Talking about his education, Justin completed his school from St. Xavier High School in 2011 and later played his college golf at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Furthermore, he has won six times for the Crimson Tide and was on the national championship team of 2013.
When did Justin Thomas pursue his golf career?
- Justin Thomas started his professional journey in 2013. It was in 2014 that he got to win his first professional event at the Children’s Hospital Championships.
- Finishing fifth in the 2014 Web.com Tour regular season, and third after the Web.com Tour Finals, he earned a spot for himself for the 2015 PGA Tour. He finished 32nd at the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup and lost the Rookie of the Year award to Daniel Berger.
- Thomas’ first PGA Tour victory came on November 1, 2015, winning PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup the CIMB Classic defeating Adam Scott with the swing of a single stroke.
- In the following year of 2016, he was able to hold on to his title as his second tour win. His third PGA Tour win was in January 2017 when he won the SBS Tournament of Champions. In August of 2017, Thomas won his first major by winning the 2017 PGA Championship.
- Justin Thomas became the fourth golfer to win five times, including a major, in a PGA Tour season before his 25th birthday joining with golf legends Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, and Jordan Spieth. He also became the FedEx Cup Champion on September 24, 2017.
- Defeating Marc Leishman with a birdie on the second extra hole of a sudden-death playoff, Thomas won the third event of the 2017-2018 season, the CJ Cup in South Korea. It was his seventh win on the PGA Tour.
- His eights win came in February 2018 at the Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens. He defeated Luke List in the playoff to win the tournament. The win made his rank go up to the number three spot in world rankings.
- Justin Thomas struggled to climb the top of the rank. He was able to replace Dustin Johnson and reach the rank height of world number one golfer after the 2018 Players Championship. However, he was not able to hold on to the ranks for long as Johnson took back the spot by winning the FedEx St. Jude Classic four weeks later.
- On August 18, 2019, Thomas shot 25-under-par and won the BMW Championship at Medinah Country Club outside of Chicago. This was the second leg of the three-tournament 2019 FedEx Cup Playoffs and put Thomas in the lead in the FedEx Cup standings heading into the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club.
Who is Justin Thomas dating?
Reflecting his personal life, Justin Thomas is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend long-time girlfriend, Jillian Wisniewski. The two has been dating since 2016. His lady, Wisniewski is Production Business Manager by profession. She has been seen to attend many of Thomas’ game to support him. The two have not married and there is no news of them being engaged either. There is good speculation of Jillian becoming his future wife.
How much does Justin Thomas earn?
Thomas has garnered a really large sum in the course of his playing career. The professional golfer has his net worth estimated at $38 million, he earns as high as $7 million per year and has numerous endorsement deals that boost his financial status. He owns luxury cars which are worth millions of dollars.
How tall is Justin Thomas?
Observing his body statistics, Justin has an athletic height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 66 kg. He has dark brown eyes and light brown hair. Furthermore, there is not any information regarding his other body measurements. In the case of an update, we will let you know.