Article courtesy of People.com, written by Char Adams.
One man's loss is another man's gain.
This was certainly true for Danny Willett on Sunday when an unexpected meltdown from Jordan Spieth landed Willett the coveted Masters jacket.
"Golf happened," the victor told ESPN after Sunday's win. "Things went our way and we got fortunate a couple of times and now we're able to sit here as a Master champion."
Willett came out a surprise winner on Sunday, facing off against Spieth, a 22-year-old Texas golfer who tied Tiger Woods' record in 2015 to win the Augusta, Georgia, tournament.
But just who is Willett? – besides the new owner of that fancy green blazer. Here are five things you need to know about the England native.
Featured Image: Danny Willett of England, the 2016 Masters champion, poses with his green jacket at his rented house on April 11, 2016 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)