About Tiger WoodsEldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods, a professional golf player, is probably the all time greatest, most accolades winning athlete in his field. For several years the journal Forbes ranked him among the highest paid athletes in the world. It is not surprising that today Tiger Woods net worth is already over $500 million.
Tiger started his professional career in 1996. By June 1997 he has already reached number one position in the world rankings. After this amazing entrance, Woods stayed a major player in golf all through the 2000s. According to Forbes, his annual earnings in 2001 were around $69 million, steadily growing to reach $100 million at 2006. For the next three years his annual revenues stayed above this point. However, in 2009 he had to leave professional golf due to the serious problems in his personal life.
After a number of women went public telling about their love affairs with Tiger, he had to leave sports to focus on his marriage.