ResidenceRotherham, England
AttachmentSaujana Hotels & Resorts
Date of Birth:03/10/1987
Place of BirthSheffield, England
Height & Weight6ft 0in 12st 6lbs (180cm 79kg)
FamilyWife: Nicole (m. 2013)
InterestsFootball, music, pool
Web Sitewww.dannywillett.co.uk
Turned Pro2008 (plus 5)
Qualifying School2008*

Latest PhotosMore

  • Danny Willett
  • Danny Willett shakes hands with Rafa Cabrera-Bello on the 18th green in the final round of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic
  • Danny Willett - celebrates his victory on the 18th green at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic


Pushed Rory McIlroy all the way in the 2015 Race to Dubai after a superb season which yielded two huge wins. Went into the final event of the campaign just 1,614 points behind the World Number Three, but his fourth place finish in the DP World Tour Championship, Dubai proved immaterial as McIlroy marched to his third victory of the season. Had been in the top two in the Rankings for the entire season after winning the first tournament, the Nedbank Golf Challenge in Sun City, South Africa. Shot weekend rounds of 65 and 66 for an 18 under par total at the Gary Player Country Club to win by four shots from compatriot Ross Fisher and claim the lucrative first prize. Added another title at the Omega European Masters, winning by one shot from fellow Sheffield resident Matthew Fitzpatrick with a brilliant display. Claimed his first European win at the 2012 BMW International Open, where he beat Marcus Fraser in a play-off at Golf Club Gut Lärchenhof in Cologne, Germany. The son of a preacher enjoyed a stunning amateur career, winning the English Amateur Championship at Royal St George’s after being crowned Yorkshire Amateur Champion in 2007, before going on to play in the Walker Cup and become number one amateur in Europe. Earned his 2009 playing rights after cruising through all three stages of the Qualifying School. Currently coached by Graham Walker, who was previously named in Golf Monthly’s Top 25 Coaches.

Career RecordMore

European Tour Wins4
Wins this season1
Current Rankings
Race To Dubai3
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 864,975 (2015)


Professional World Cup 2013 EURASIA CUP 2016 (winners) Amateur Walker Cup 2007 Bonallack Trophy 2008 (winners) Jacques Léglise Trophy 2005 Boys, Seniors 2005-07

Get Adobe Flash player

Senior Tour Players
Challenge Tour Players

European Tour Partners

  • BMW
  • Emirates
  • Titleist
  • JumeirahGolfEstates
  • Rolex

Media Centre

Official Partner

Official Suppliers

This website is © The PGA European Tour 1997 - 2016. PGA European Tour, Wentworth Drive, Virginia Water, Surrey, GU25 4LX. Registered in England No. 1867610.
All rights reserved. No reproduction, distribution or transmission of any information, part or parts of this website by any means whatsoever is permitted without the prior written permission of the PGA European Tour.