Dustin Johnson regained the highest spot within the Official World Golf Rating, however in response to NBC Sports activities golf analyst and former PGA champion Paul Azinger, “The No. 1 participant on the planet is ranked sixth.”
Azinger spoke these phrases Monday on “Morning Drive” in reference to Tiger Woods, who climbed from 12th to sixth within the rankings following his victory on the Masters Event.
It’s the primary time Woods has been contained in the world’s prime 10 for the reason that summer time of 2014.
There weren’t many large strikes after the season’s first main, however there was some minor shifting among the many prime 10.
Johnson completed T-2 at Augusta Nationwide to overhaul Justin Rose for the official No. 1 spot. Fellow co-runners-up Brooks Koepka and Xander Schauffele additionally made strikes, however just one spot every. Koepka went from fourth to 3rd, Schauffele from 10th to ninth.
Those that dropped within the rankings, inside the highest 10, included: Rose (first to second), Rory McIlroy (third to fourth), Bryson DeChambeau (sixth to eighth) and Rickie Fowler (ninth to 10th).