Biography

Yani Tseng : Biography

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Yani Tseng's facts

Date of Birth 23 January 1989
Nationality Republic of China
Profession Golfer
Ethnicity Taiwanese
Marital Status no
Address Orlando, Florida, U.S.
Height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Professional Wins 27 LPGA
Boyfriend / Girlfriend No
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black

A gifted Taiwanese professional golf player, Yani Tseng is one the famous names in the golfing world. Born on the 23rd of January 1989, She is the youngest player ever to win five major championship titles and was able to promote her rank to the number 1 spot in the Women's World Golf Rankings. She achieved this fete for her extraordinary 109 consecutive weeks and major wins from the tours of 2011 to 2013. Tseng is currently playing on the LPGA Tour based on the U.S. An unseen interest in the sports and continuous hard dedicated work from an early age has lead to Tseng’s success in the world of golfing today. Born to a proud father Mao Hsin Tseng and mother Yu-Yun Yang, Tseng had all the help and support she needed from them to get to where she is now.

Tseng’s career is one very interesting kind. The highlights of her career has to be when she won the  2004 U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links by playing exceptionally against Michelle Wie and defeating her in the final for the title. This remarkable achievement declared Tseng as top-ranked amateur golfer in Taiwan from the year 2004 to 2006. And this was only her Amateur carrer stats. Tseng then went on to play professionally that was on January 2007 and she did make herself noticed. The same year she had competed on the first Ladies Asian Golf Tour and manage to win the DLF Women's Indian Open. She then marched onto competing on the CN’s Canadian Women's Tour and there she grabbed the Tour title which was held at the Vancouver Golf Club. Tseng was seen unstoppable as she then entered the Qualifying Tournament of the LPGA which was held in the fall of 2007 and she did finish sixth in the final Qualifying Round for the tournament in December which grabbed Tseng a privileged spot to play on the LPGA Tour for the 2008 edition which was a dream come true for her. It was in June 2008 that Tseng was fully recognized in the sport when she showcased her talent whilst claiming her first LPGA tour victory during the LPGA tour. Tseng after this achievement became the first-ever player from Taiwan to have a major LPGA championship up her sleeves.

A dig into her personal life revels that she is quite secretive about personal life and not much is known about her to the media and public. Tseng is said to celebrate her birthday alongside her parents who are the foundations to her extraordinary career. Tseng who says was inspired from Annika Sörenstam has purchased a residential house from the former LPGA player located at Lake Nona Golf & Country Club in Orlando, and now resides there after the purchase she made in April 2009. The rumors to her not having any relations with any man lead to the allegations of her being a lesbian. But no conclusive evidence is found on this topic and yet it is still an unsolved mystery. With a Chinese nationality, Tseng has a suitable height of 5’ 6’’ (1.68 m) and has a well-toned body as needed for the sport she loves to play. Her body measurements are not cited in any of her bios but it is said that she manages to look stunning in almost everything even a bikini.

An ever-hungry talented golfer, Yani Tseng has been listed in the list of the most inspirational people and she is considered a star in Taiwan. One of the extraordinary and remarkable women to have entered the golfing world and is now in the verge of getting inducted in the Hall Of Fame. She can be seen engaged online via Facebook and twitter and can be searched in other Wiki for her bios and related informations.