Tiger moves to No 6 in the world, Johnson back on top

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London – Tiger
Woods
continued his beautiful stand up the world rankings on Monday by
formally returning to the highest 10 for the primary time since 2014 after
his dramatic fifth Masters win.

The 43-year-old climbed six spots to sixth after a one-shot victory
at Augusta Nationwide which topped one of many best comeback tales
in sport with a primary main title for the reason that 2008 US Open.

Woods’ subsequent goal could also be a return to the highest of the rankings, the place
he spent a document 683 weeks between 1997 and 2014, together with 281
consecutively.

He was ranked outdoors the highest 1 00zero in November 2017 when he embarked
on his comeback from a fourth again surgical procedure, however now has the highest 5 of
Dustin Johnson, Justin Rose, Brooks Koepka, Rory McIlroy and Justin
Thomas in his sights.

Johnson reclaimed the world No 1 rating from Rose only a week
after dropping it to the Englishman, because of his tied-second end
behind Woods as Rose missed the Masters lower for the primary time in his
profession.

Koepka jumped again above McIlroy to 3rd regardless of narrowly lacking out on a fourth main title in simply seven makes an attempt.

Xander Schauffele, the opposite runner-up in Georgia, moved up one place to ninth.

Prime 20 within the newest world rankings:

1. Dustin Johnson (USA) 10.01

2. Justin Rose (ENG) 9.20

three. Brooks Koepka (USA) eight.96

four. Rory McIlroy (NIR) eight.32

5. Justin Thomas (USA) eight.04

6. Tiger Woods (USA) 7.74

7. Francesco Molinari (ITA) 7.43

eight. Bryson DeChambeau (USA) 7.24

9. Xander Schauffele (USA) 6.56

10. Rickie Fowler (USA) 6.00

11. Jon Rahm (ESP) 5.98

12. Paul Casey (ENG) 5.40

13. Jason Day (AUS) 5.23

14. Tony Finau (USA) 5.15

15. Tommy Fleetwood (ENG) 5.02

16. Matt Kuchar (USA) four.87

17. Bubba Watson (USA) four.60

18. Patrick Cantlay (USA) four.36

19. Patrick Reed (USA) four.35

20. Webb Simpson (USA) four.22


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