Jhonattan Vegas is a professional golfer. Vegas was born on August 19, 1984, in Maturín, Venezuela. Vegas got a degree in “Kinesiology” and graduated from the University of Texas. He played golf at college, and his professional career as a golfer started in 2008. Jhonattan has participated in major golf events and is currently on PGA Tour. This web page is about Jhonattan Vegas Net Worth.
The first significant event where Jhonattan Vegas represented Venezuela was the 2009 Omega Mission Hills World Cup. He was accompanied with countryman Alfredo Adrian, and they both ended the tour tied at 12th place. In 2010, Vegas won the Wichita Open, which was his first Nationwide Tour win. After that season, Jhonattan Vegas became the first-ever Venezuelan to win the card for PGA Tour as he was ranked 7th in the money list.
Vegas got his first PGA Tour event victory in January 2011 at the Bob Hope Classic. As a result, Vegas earned the exemption on PGA Tour for two years and got the entry to The Master Tournament. His next accomplishment was at the Farmers Insurance Open where he finished at the third position and achieved the 69th rank in the Official World Golf Ranking. In the same year, Vegas had the leading rank in FedEx Cup standings and became the first PGA Tour rookie to achieve it.
Jhonattan Vegas played in 2011 and 2012 Telus World Skins Game where he finished as a winner in the former and runner-up in the latter. The 2013 season wasn’t as good for Vegas as his previous seasons. In the first three tournaments, he missed three cuts. After that, he didn’t play in the remainder of the season due to shoulder injury. After regaining fitness, Jhonattan Vegas played in John Deere Classic and finished T3.
The 2014-2015 season wasn’t satisfying for Vegas as he finished at 153rd spot in the FedEx Cup. There were ups and downs for him, but he managed to win RBC Canadian Open consecutively in 2016 and 2017. Jhonattan Vegas also represented Venezuela in 2016 Summer Olympics. The career-best rankings for Vegas have been 35th in 2017. Jhonattan played in the Presidents Cup which earned him the status of first Venezuelan to play in this event.
Jhonnatan Vegas is currently on PGA Tour, and previously he had played on Web.com Tour. Our estimate for Jhonnatan Vegas net worth is $10 Million – $12 Million. Although Vegas had some defeats in his career, he still managed to gain victory in 6 tours which include 3 PGA Tour wins. Jhonnatan Vegas net worth consists of the prize money he earned from top wins in his professional golf career.
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