Exclusive Content:

The Asian Games – ASIAD

The Asian Games which is fondly called as ASIAD...

Rory McIlroy Wins the Race to Dubai

Now there should not be any doubt in anyone’s...

Manchester City Wins English Premier League

For the second time in its history only the...

Player Profile – Bubba Watson

Basic Info

Full Name: Gerry Lester Watson, Jr.

Nick Name: Bubba WatsonPlayer Profile – Bubba Watson

Date of Birth: 5th November, 1978

Place of Birth: Bagdad, Florida

Height: 6 ft 3 in (1. 91 m)

Nationality: United States of America

Residence: Windermere, Florida

Spouse: Angie Watson

Child: Caleb Watson

Turned Pro in: 2003

Tours Plays for: PGA Tour

Major wins: US Masters in 2012 and 2014

Other Note Worthy Professional Wins: PGA Tours 6 times and others 2 times

Early Life

Grew up in Bagdad, Florida, Bubba Watson had an interest towards sports from a very young age. He was six years old when he was first introduced to the game of golf by his father. With initial and formal training Bubba Watson started to improvise on his game and became a regular for the Faulkner State Community College, University of Georgia’s golfing team.

Professional Life

After the first two years of attempting the professional golfing Watson started his nationwide tour from 2001 and became a professional golfer in the year 2003. After continuous failures for two years in 2004 his golf playing got momentum and by 2005 he became a known face on the major and important golfing events.

Watson was doing well in earning the money but the title win was still elusive for him and in 2006, at last, he won the Travelers Championship. He was then also got selected to play for the Ryder Cup in the same year. In 2012 he won the Masters by beating Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa in the sudden death. In April 2014 Bubba Watson once again repeated this feat at the Augusta and won the Masters title again. People say that life of Bubba Watson has certainly changed after these two wins and even his staunchest of critics admits that.

Personal Life

Gerry Lester Watson Jr. was nicknamed ‘Bubba’ by his father after the former popular professional football player Bubba Smith. Bubba Watson got married to Angela P. ‘Angie’ who was a professional basketball player from Canada in September, 2004. They both met first in Georgia, where both of them were representing their respective teams. The couple is also blessed with a son Caleb Watson.

Endorsements

  • EA Sports
  • eBay
  • Oakley

The Bubba Watson Quote:

I have love to play with Tiger, just because he is Tiger Woods 

Latest

Soccer Players and Eyewear: On and Off The Field

Soccer is not a game one would usually associate...

Madison Square Garden Bag Policy: What You Need to Know

Madison Square Garden is one of the most popular...

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024: Everything You Need to Know

The ICC Men's T20 World Cup is one of...

Game, Set, Dry Fast! The Rapid Rise of Fast Dry Clay Tennis Courts

What are Fast Dry Clay Courts? Fast dry clay tennis...

Newsletter

FIND YOUR PERFECT TENNIS PARTNER NEARBY IN LESS THAN 30 SECONDS

Must Check

Best Cooler for Kayaking: Keep Your Drinks and Snacks Cold on the Water

The Best Cooler for Kayaking is a crucial addition...

The Ultimate Guide: How to Transport a Kayak Safely and Hassle-Free

Transporting a kayak can feel overwhelming if you're unfamiliar...

Wetsuit for Kayaking: The Ultimate Guide to Master the Waves

When it comes to kayaking, one of the most...

Top 10 Fishing Kayaks of 2023: Unveiling the Best-Kept Secrets to Angling Success!

Welcome to Sportycious' ultimate guide on the best fishing...

Ultimate Kayaking Footwear: Discover the best Shoes for Paddling Perfection

Dive into the world of kayaking with confidence, as...

Don't miss

Power-packed Volleyball Facts: 25+ Fascinating Insights You Must Know

Welcome to Sportycious, your ultimate source for Volleyball Facts...

All You Want to Know about Atletico Madrid

In this article you will find the important details...

Player Profile – Victor Matfield

Personal Details of Victor Matfield Full Name: Victor Matfield Date of...

Maxwell and Miller script second incredible chase

Sidelights: One could have termed the chase of 205 by...

Most Number of NBA Wins by Teams

As we read in the article on NBA (National...
Editor
David Whisler, the maestro of editing at Sportycious, brings a touch of panache to the world of sports journalism. With an eagle eye for detail and a flair for enthralling storytelling, David ensures Sportycious remains the go-to destination for readers seeking an exhilarating and enlightening experience. When not juggling commas and semicolons, you'll find David enthusiastically supporting his favourite teams and indulging in his own sporting escapades.
spot_imgspot_img

How to Clean Golf Gloves Like a Pro! Mastering the Art of Golf Glove Care

Golf is a game of precision, and every aspect of your gear can impact your performance on the course. One often-overlooked piece of equipment...

Discover the Hidden Gems: 20+ Amazing Golf Facts to Boost Your Golf Trivia Knowledge

Once upon a time, in the verdant landscapes of Scotland, the enchanting game of golf emerged from humble beginnings to captivate the hearts of...

Tee Off in Style: The Top Funny Golf Towels for Your Game

Funny golf towels are not only practical for keeping your clubs and hands clean on the course, but they can also add a much-needed...