David Feherty is a famous Irish-American former professional golfer on European and PGA tour. After resignation, David Feherty appeared as a television personality (1997-2015). David is most renowned as the on-course reporter for CBS’s PGA Tour. David Feherty commenced Golf Channel’s self-titled interview television series (2011). Following, David Feherty joined NBC Sports full-time (2016). Continue reading to find the net worth of David Feherty as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
David Feherty (David William Feherty) was born on 13th August 1958 in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland.
Until 1995, David and Caroline were married, and they have two sons. In 1996, David and Anita got married, and they have one daughter, Erin (b. 1998). Anita has two sons from her previous marriage. Currently, David, Anita, and his five children live together in Dallas, Texas.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In 1976, David Feherty started playing professional golf. He acquired ten professional wins in his career as a golfer. David won five times on the European Tour and five times in various other competitions. In the European Tour’s Order of Merit, David won 5 times. He finished twice within top 10 positions – 10th in 1989 and 8th in 1990. David Feherty also played golf on the PGA Tour in the U.S. (1994-1995). David Feherty’s best result on PGA tour was when he finished in 2nd place at New England Classic (1994).
David’s combined earnings from European Tour Order of Merit and PGA Tour was over $3 million. David represented Ireland during International Competition. Also, David was the captain of the Alfred Dunhill Cup team that won in 1990. David Feherty played for the European Ryder Cup team in 1991.
After David Feherty resigned as a professional golfer in 1997, he has written several best-selling books as per the New York Times. The titles of these books are as follows: ‘A Nasty Bit of Rough’, ‘An Idiot for All Seasons’, ‘David Feherty’s Totally Subjective History of the Ryder Cup: A Hardly Definitive, Completely Cockeyed, But Absolutely Loving Look at Golf’s Most Exciting Event’, ‘Most Popular Books’, ‘Somewhere in Ireland A Village is Missing An Idiot’ and ‘The Power of Positive Idiocy’.
David Feherty won the third highest honor – Outstanding Civilian Service Award within the Department of the Army Civilian Awards for contributing to the US Army community through his work with the Troops First Foundation (2012).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of David Feherty is $4 million. Most of David Feherty’s wealth comes from his former profession as a golfer. David Feherty won 5 times finishing in top 10 twice – 10th in 1989 and 8th in 1990. Also, David Feherty played for the PGA Tour in the US. Currently, David Feherty earns from the sale of his four best seller books he has authored. Also, David earns salaried income as an announcer for sports channels.
On 23rd February 2010, David Feherty became a naturalized citizen of the United States of America. Currently, David Feherty broadcasts for CBS Sports and the Golf Channel. David also co-announces on EA Sport including Tiger Woods PGA Tour.