|Date of Birth||1972-11-29|
|Family||Married, 1 child|
Order of Merit
Asian Tour Victories
(2) 2002 Taiwan Open, 2015 Mercuries Taiwan Masters.
ASIAN DEVELOPMENT TOUR: (3) 2013 PGM Northport Glenmarie Masters, Malaysia, 2014 PGM Northport Glenmarie Championship, Malaysia, 2015 PGM Bukit Jawi Championship, Malaysia. PRO WINS: (17) 1996 EVA Air Open, Singapore, 1996 Jakarta Raya Open, Indonesia, 1999 Singapore Mini Tour event, 1999 Malaysian Mini Tour event, 2001 Champion of Champions, Singapore, 2001 PNB OOM Challenge, Malaysia, 2002, Sime Darby Masters, Malaysia, Malaysian Order of Merit winner 2000-01, 2003 Genting Masters, Malaysia, 2003 Classic I, Malaysia, 2003 Classic II, Malaysia, 2004 Kinrara Masters, Malaysia, 2007 International Championship, Jakarta, 2008 Mercedes-Benz Masters Thailand, 2010 PGA of Malaysia Golf Classic, 2011 PGM Clearwater Classic, Malaysia, 2014 PGM Panasonic Open, Malaysia. AMATEUR WINS: 1993-95 Malaysian Amateur Championship, 1993-95 Selangor Amateur Open, Malaysia.
Danny is a history-maker for Malaysia. In 2010, he became the first player from his country to play in all four rounds at the British Open at St Andrews, which he also qualified for in 2005 and 2008. He is also the first Malaysian to win on the Asian Tour with victory at the 2002 Taiwan Open where he came from seven shots back to triumph. In 2015, he ended a 13-year title drought when he won the Mercuries Taiwan Masters. Qualified on merit to represent Team Asia in the 2016 EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM where he contributed half points in the Fourball and Foursomes with Nicholas Fung. He played in the World Cup in 2000 and 2001. In 2014, he fought back from a debilitating shoulder surgery by successfully defending his title at the Asian Development Tour’s PGM Northport Glenmarie Masters and also finished top-60 on the Asian Tour’s Order of Merit to regain his full Asian Tour card.
Danny picked up golf from his father, a businessman, when he started following him to the driving range and grew up adoring Jack Nicklaus. He enjoyed a fine amateur career, winning Malaysia’s amateur championship for three straight years before joining the pro ranks. Danny enjoys watching movies and also playing video games.
2016 EurAsia Cup presented by DRB-HICOM.