Daniel Vancsik

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Daniel Vancsik
— Golfer —
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Personal information
Full name Daniel Vancsik
Born (1977-01-07) 7 January 1977 (age 37)
Posadas, Argentina
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 90 kg (200 lb; 14 st)
Nationality  Argentina
Residence Misiones, Argentina
Career
Turned professional 1997
Current tour(s) European Tour
Professional wins 11
Number of wins by tour
European Tour 2
Challenge Tour 3
Other 6

Daniel Vancsik (born 7 January 1977) is an Argentine professional golfer.

Vancsik was born in Posadas, Argentina. He started playing the game when he was 12 at the Tacuru Club in Posadas-Misiones-Argentina.

Vancsik turned professional in 1997 and has played in Europe since 2003, initially on the second tier Challenge Tour, on which he won three tournaments, and later on the main European Tour. His collected his first win on the main tour at the 2007 Madeira Islands Open BPI. On the 10 May 2009, he won the BMW Italian Open in Turin.[1]

Professional wins (11)[edit]

European Tour wins (2)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
1 25 Mar 2007 Madeira Islands Open BPI −18 (68-66-68-68=270) 7 strokes South Africa David Frost, Spain Santiago Luna
2 10 May 2009 BMW Italian Open −17 (68-65-69-65=267) 6 strokes United States John Daly, France Raphaël Jacquelin,
England Robert Rock

Challenge Tour (3)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner-up
1 9 Feb 2003 Telefonica Centro America Abierto de Guatemala −10 (68-68-70-68=274) Playoff Argentina Juan Abbate
2 29 Feb 2004 Telefonica Centro America Abierto de Guatemala −16 (65-73-65-69=272) 2 strokes Paraguay Marco Ruiz
3 13 Mar 2005 Tusker Kenya Open −8 (66-68-75-63=272) 3 strokes South Africa Michael Kirk

Other (6)[edit]

Equipment[edit]

  • Irons - Mizuno MP-58 3-PW, Project X 7.0 shafts
  • Driver - Mizuno MP-630 (8.5)
  • Fairway Woods - Mizuno MP Titanium 13.5, 5 wood
  • Utility - Mizuno MP CLK 17 degree
  • Wedges - Mizuno MPT Series Black Nickel, 54 and 60

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vancsik holds off Daly in Italy". BBC Sport. 2009-05-10. Retrieved 2009-05-11. 

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