Official World Golf Rankings
|1||D. Johnson Dustin Johnson||506.80|
|2||J. Rahm Jon Rahm||469.15|
|3||J. Thomas Justin Thomas||421.99|
|4||R. McIlroy Rory McIlroy||321.47|
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Simply put, a golfer’s World Ranking is obtained by dividing their points total by the number of events they have played, which gives their average. Players are then ranked according to their average, highest first.
Female golfers with the highest career earnings on LPGA tour 2020. Annika Sorenstam of Sweden tops the all-time list for prize money earners on the LPGA tour. Having achieved 207 career top tens and 72 career victories, the Swede took home over 22.57 million U.S. dollars across her career.
The USGA guidelines are such that any hole 691 yards and longer from the back tees or 591 and longer from the ladies’ tees can be considered a par 6 . “You have to design it so it’s not something golfers dread,” said Bill Ward Jr., designer of Meadow Farm’s longest hole, as well as a couple of other par 6 holes.
Top 5 Richest Golfers In The World Tiger Woods . Phil Mickelson . Jack Nicklaus . Greg Norman . Coming in with an estimated net worth of 300 million, Greg Norman tops the list in the number four spot. Gary Player . With an estimated net worth of 250 million, the South African golfer has amassed over 165 international tournament wins.
Northern Ireland has one point in the Official World Golf Rankings for every 5,254 people who live there – by far the best ratio of any with at least three players in the top 200. That’s quite a feat when you consider McIlroy lost more ranking points than any player in the world this year.
36 years (June 22, 1984)
Mickelson has been back on his professional golf game for several years thanks to the early diagnosis and treatment of his psoriatic arthritis. And because he’s a celebrity, he has a large, built-in audience.
Still , to his main point, the suddenly fitness-focused Mickelson can still move the golf ball. Granted, he’s only played four events in the 2019-2020 season, but he’s averaging a career-best 307.2 yards off the tee so far.
Mickelson is one of 12 players in the history of golf to win three of the four majors. He has won every major except the U.S. Open, where he has finished runner-up a record six times. Mickelson has spent over 25 consecutive years in the top 50 of the Official World Golf Ranking.