Danny Willett

Danny Willett

(WILL-ut)

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 170 (77 kg)
Age: 32 (October 03, 1987)
Birthplace: Sheffield, England
Residence: Sheffield, England
Family: Wife, Nicole; Zachariah James, Noah James

Special Interests: Football, music, pool
Turned Professional: 2008
City plays from: Sheffield, England


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, Masters Tournament (thru 2021-22)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2016 (1) Masters Tournament.
International Victories (6):
2012 BMW International Open [Eur]. 2015 Nedbank Golf Challenge [Eur]. 2015 Omega European Masters [Eur]. 2016 Omega Dubai Desert Classic [Eur]. 2019 BMW PGA Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2016 World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#26 : 2016 Masters Tournament

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#9 : 2017 CIMB Classic

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,800,000 : 2016 Masters Tournament (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Olympic Games : 2016 Ryder Cup : 2016 World Cup : 2013 Eurasia Cup : 2016 Walker Cup : 2007

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 77 230 1 3 8 18 45 29 3 $4,772,178
2021 1 2 1
2020 13 40 1 2 7 6 146 $621,028
2019 19 63 2 6 12 7 85 $1,286,737
2018 6 13 1 1 4 1 $84,000
2017 11 26 5 4 2 224 $217,975
2016 9 30 1 2 3 4 8 1 93 $1,938,132
2015 10 30 1 2 4 7 3 $408,435
2014 3 10 2 1 $92,828
2013 2 8 1 2 $123,043
2012 1 4 1
2011 1 2 1
2010 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Mexico WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv
2021 CUT
2020 CNL CUT T73 T42 T69
2019 CUT CUT T41 T12 T6 T27 T48
2018 CUT CUT CUT CUT T24
2017 W/D CUT CUT W/D 76 75 69 T39 76
2016 CUT 1 T79 T37 T53 T3 T3 T28
2015 CUT T38 T54 CUT T6 T12 3 T17
2014 T30 T45 CUT
2013 T40 T15
2012 T62 T50
2011 CUT
2010 CUT T67
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T24

Personal


  • Son of a Church of England vicar (father) and math teacher (mother).
  • Used to practice golf in a sheep pasture.
  • Played two seasons at Jacksonville State University.
  • Supports the Premier League club Liverpool.
  • Won the 2016 Masters days after wife Nicole gave birth to the couple's first child, Zachariah.