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.
Tiger Woods was tied at No. 9, with an $800 million net worth, according to the list, published Tuesday. Forbes said the list uses net worth earnings previously published for the Forbes 400, Billionaires list and ranking of America’s Richest Self-Made Women.
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.
Tiger Woods has more total tournaments won While Jack Nicklaus has the most major titles, Tiger Woods has the most overall PGA Tour tournament wins in his career with 82, tied with Sam Snead. Nicklaus is in third at 73. He made the weekend in a record 142-straight tournaments. Nicklaus’s best streak was 105.
The American is by far the richest active golfer on the planet, with his net worth estimated at $800m back in 2018. Since then he has won his 15th Major at the 2019 Masters and his 82nd PGA Tour title at the 2019 Zozo Championship.
Most Weeks at No. 1
Masters 2020 Picks: The 13 best bets to win at Augusta National Dustin Johnson (14/1 10/1) Keyur Khamar. Jon Rahm (12/1) Sam Greenwood. Bryson DeChambeau (10/1) Chris Keane.
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.