Danny Willett has won the US Masters Golf Championship for the year 2016 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. With this he has became the first Briton to win the US Masters since Nick Faldo in 1996. He grabbed the title after defeating defending champion Jordan Spieth.
This was the 80th edition of the Masters Tournament. It was scheduled for the first full week of April, and it is the first of the majors to be played each year. It is held each year at the same location in a private golf club in the city of Augusta, Georgia, USA.
The Masters Tournament, also known as The Masters or The US Masters, is one of the four major championships in professional golf. The Masters was started by Clifford Roberts and Bobby Jones.
The 28 year old Willett turned professional in May 2008 and finished the 2010 season ranked 23rd on the Order of Merit. He won for the first time on the European Tour in June 2012 at the BMW International Open in Cologne. In July 2015, he won his third European Tour title with a one-stroke victory over Matthew Fitzpatrick at the Omega European Masters.
So lets discuss some questions related to this post which can be asked in the upcoming exams :
1. Name the Golfer who has won the US Masters Golf Championship for the year 2016 ?
2. The US Masters Golf Championship 2016 is held at which place ?
3. Name the player who has been defeated by the Danny Willett to win the US Masters Golf 2016 Championship ?
Courtesy : The Guardian