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.
|This Week||Last week||Name|
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|
Tiger Woods, 683 weeks 1 from 1997-1999 before beginning a 264-week run atop the rankings. The 10th time he was ranked No. 1 in the world, he would hold that spot for a record 281-consecutive weeks.
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.
Although no one in PGA Tour history has ever recorded an ace on a par – 5 , there have actually been five records of par – 5 holes-in-one . He made one on the 496-yard par – 5 at Teign Valley G.C. in Christow, England, but that wasn’t the impressive part. Lynch didn’t even use a driver for the ace.
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.
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.
Jordan Spieth Year End World Rankings
36 years (June 22, 1984)