Who Is Nelly Korda’s Boyfriend Now? Her Family, Ethnicity, Age, Net Worth & Facts

Published Date: 17 Jan, 2021 Updated date: 09 Jul, 2021 By Daniel Roffer

The three-time winner of the LPGA tour, Nelly Korda one of the youngest Americans to achieve much at an early age. In addition to her professional career, she is now enjoying her dating life with an ice hockey player boyfriend so far.

The talented golfer recently won her first major title at the 2021 Women’s PGA Championship. Who did Nelly Korda beat? Also, explore more about Nelly Korda boyfriend, family, age, ethnicity, net worth, and facts. 

Nelly Korda is an American professional golfer currently playing on the LPGA Tour. She began her professional career on the Symetra Tour in 2016.

Nelly Korda Wiki; Age, Family, Sister

Nelly is 22 by age and was born on 28 July 1998 in Bradenton, Florida, United States. She is the middle child of parents Petr Korda and Regina Rajchrtová.

Her father Petr is a former Czech professional tennis player, who won the 1998 Australian Open and was runner-up at the 1992 French Open.


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Likewise, her mother is also a former Czech tennis player. She represented Czechoslovakia at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.

Nelly has an elder sister Jessica Korda, who plays on LPGA Tour. Similarly, her younger brother is Sebastian Korda is a tennis player, who won the junior title at the 2018 Australian Open.

Ethnicity, Education, Height

An American by nationality, Nelly is of mixed ethnicity. Her parents are of European heritage.

Korda graduated from high school in June 2016. She is now pursuing her college education. The young player stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 meters).

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Her Career Achievements

Nelly began her professional career at age 17 on the Symetra Tour in 2016. She ended the season ranking 9th on the money list and earning her LPGA Tour card for 2017.

Korda won the Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship held in Taoyuan, Taiwan for her first LPGA Tour title on 28 October 2018.


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Likewise, her second LPGA Tour win was at ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open on 17 February 2019. She won her third title at the Taiwan Swinging Skirts LPGA in a playoff over Caroline Masson and Minjee Lee on 3rd November 2019.

Nelly Wins Her First Major At Women’s PGA Championship

Nelly bagged her first major at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club on 27 June 2021. In the final round, she shot a 4-under 68 and won by three strokes over Lizette Salas. With the win, Nelly became the number one player in the world.


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She took her Instagram to share her big accomplishment writing,

Major champ ? W O W… still can’t believe this happened!! ? Can’t thank my family, friends and team enough for the love and most importantly the support! Thank you to everyone for the love!!! y’all made this so special ?♥️

Lastly, big thank you to my amazing sponsors for the continued love & support they show on a daily basis!

How Much Is Nelly Korda’s Net Worth?

The talented player has made remarkable career earnings which contribute to her net worth. She is likely to enjoy her net worth in millions.

Nelly has already surpassed $3 million in career earnings and a total of $3,738,554. She had yearly earnings of $575,894 in the year 2020.

Who Is Nelly Korda’s Boyfriend Now?

Nelly is reportedly in a relationship with ice hockey player boyfriend Andreas Athanasiou. The duo started dating back in 2019.

Andreas, 26 is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward for the NHL side, Los Angeles Kings.


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Previously, she dated Australian professional tennis player Jordan Thompson. The duo started dating in 2018 and their relationship ended in 2019.

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Some Interesting Facts About Nelly Korda

  • Nelly ranks 4 in the Women’s World Golf Rankings at the end of 2020.
  • Her sister Jessica won her second LPGA Tour title at the season-opening Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic in The Bahamas in January 2014.
  • Before entering golf, she played ice skating and gymnastics at an early age.
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