Hideki Matsuyama (Golfer) Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Married, and Net Worth

Hideki Matsuyama Biography and Wiki

Hideki Matsuyama is a professional golf player from Japan who competes on the PGA Tour. He is the first Japanese professional golfer to win a major golf tournament, the Master’s Tournament, in 2021.

Hideki turned professional in April 2013 and won his second tournament on the Japan Golf Tour, the 2013 Tsuruya Open. Matsuyama earned his third Japan Golf Tour win at the Diamond Cup Golf Tournament five weeks later. Matsuyama joined the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking after finishing in the top 10 at the 2013 U.S. Open.

In September, he won the Fujisankei Classic, his fourth Japan Golf Tour tournament. In December, Matsuyama would win the Casio World Open for the seventh time on the Japan Golf Tour. Matsuyama became the first rookie to lead the Japan Tour’s money list with his victory.

Matsuyama qualified for the PGA Tour in 2014 by earning money as a non-member. He recorded six top-25 performances in just seven PGA Tour events, including a T-6 at the 2013 Open Championship. At the 2014 Memorial Tournament, Matsuyama won for the first time on the PGA Tour, defeating Kevin Na in a playoff and climbing to a career-high OWGR ranking of 13th.

Matsuyama finished in a tie for third place at the Olympic Games in August 2021. In a seven-man playoff for the bronze medal, he came up short.  Matsuyama was tied for first place after 72 holes at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational the following week. Abraham Ancer birdied the second extra hole to beat him in the playoff.

Hideki Matsuyama Age

Matsuyama is 29 years old. He was born on 25 February 1992 in Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan.

Hideki Matsuyama Height and Weight

He stands at a height of 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) and weighs 90 kg (200 lb).

Hideki Matsuyama Parents and Family

Hideki was introduced to gold by his father Mikio Matsuyama. However, he has not disclosed any further information on his family nor his siblings.

He went to Meitoku Gijuku Junior & Senior High School in Kochi Prefecture where he could also play golf. He also graduated from Tohoku Fukushi University in Sendai.

Hideki Matsuyama Wife and Married

Hideki is married to his lovely wife Mei. In their marriage, Matsuyama and his wife have been blessed with one wonderful daughter Kanna born in July 2017. Hideki and his wife held their wedding in January 2017, in a wonderful ceremony attended by their family and friends.

Hideki Matsuyama Net Worth

Hideki has an estimated net worth of $35 million as of 2021.

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