Golf

Stenson climbs to fifth in world rankings

2016-06-27 13:02
Henrik Stenson

Paris - Sweden's Henrik Stenson climbed to fifth in the world golf rankings released on Monday after winning his second BMW International Open title in Germany at the weekend.

Australian Jason Day and American Jordan Spieth continue to dominate the rankings with US golfer Billy Hurley moving up 438 places to 169th after capturing his first PGA title at the National in Bethesda.

South Africa's Branden Grace has dropped one place to 12th while Louis Oosthuizen remains 14th.

Official World Golf Ranking top 20:

1. Jason Day (AUS) 13.5133 pts

2. Jordan Spieth (USA) 10.9588

3. Dustin Johnson (USA) 9.5549

4. Rory McIlroy (NIR) 9.1779

5. Henrik Stenson (SWE) 7.2893 (+2)

6. Bubba Watson (USA) 7.2836 (-1)

7. Rickie Fowler (USA) 6.7438 (-1)

8. Adam Scott (AUS) 6.5970

9. Danny Willett (ENG) 6.4483

10. Justin Rose (ENG) 5.5460

11. Sergio Garcia (ESP) 5.3891 (+1)

12. Branden Grace (RSA) 5.3240 (-1)

13. Patrick Reed (USA) 4.9672

14. Louis Oosthuizen (RSA) 4.6974

15. Brooks Koepka (USA) 4.3473

16. Hideki Matsuyama (JPN) 4.3138

17. Matt Kuchar (USA) 4.0458

18. Jim Furyk (USA) 3.9347 (+1)

19. Zach Jonson (USA) 3.9249 (-1)

20. Phil Mickelson (USA) 3.8942

 

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