Viktor Hovland, a Norwegian professional golfer, won the 2018 U.S. Amateur and became the first Norwegian to win on the PGA Tour and European Tour. Hovland started playing golf at eleven and won the Norwegian Amateur Golf Championship in 2014.
He played college golf at Oklahoma State University from 2016 to 2019. Hovland won the 2018 U.S. Amateur and earned invitations to the 2019 Masters Tournament, U.S. Open, and Open Championship. He was the low amateur in the 2019 Masters Tournament and U.S. Open, breaking the previous record. In 2019, he received the Ben Hogan Award for the best college player in the U.S.
Following the 2019 U.S. Open, Hovland turned professional and made his professional debut at the Travelers Championship in June. He so forfeited his automatic entry into the 2019 Open Championship.
Hovland secured a PGA Tour card for 2019-20 season after finishing tied for second in the Albertsons Boise Open, setting a record for most consecutive rounds in the 60s.
Viktor Hovland Net Worth: How Rich is Viktor Hovland?
Viktor Hovland, a renowned Norwegian professional golfer, has a net worth of $15 million, primarily from his $3.6 million victory at the BMW Championship.