Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - With the LPGA having the week off in
preparation for the fifth major of the season, the Evian Championship, there
were minor movements in this week's women's world rankings.
The top six golfers overall stayed the same, with Inbee Park again being
followed by Stacy Lewis, Suzann Pettersen, Na Yeon Choi, So Yeon Ryu and
Catriona Matthew made the biggest climb in the top 20 as she moved up two
spots to seventh, which caused Lydia Ko and Shanshan Feng to each drop a spot
to eighth and ninth.
I.K. Kim remained in 10th and was followed by Paula Creamer. Cristie Kerr and
Jiyai Shin swapped places, with Kerr moving up to 12th and Shin falling to
Ai Miyazato and Lizette Salas held firm in 14th and 15th, while Angela
Stanford and Hee Young Park each moved up a place to 16th and 17th,
Those movements caused former world No. 1 Yani Tseng to drop a pair of spots
to 18th. Mika Miyazato stayed put at 19th ahead of Beatriz Recari, who moved
up a place to round out the top 20.
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