Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Matt Kuchar won for the second time this
season on the PGA Tour and that victory at the Memorial helped him move to
fourth in this week's world golf rankings.
Kuchar climbed five places to fourth, which is a career high ranking for the
Ahead of him, the top three were unchanged with Tiger Woods followed by Rory
McIlroy and Adam Scott.
Kuchar's moved pushed Justin Rose, Brandt Snedeker, Luke Donald, Graeme
McDowell and Louis Oosthuizen down one spot apiece and they rank fifth through
Phil Mickelson and Lee Westwood exchanged spots with Mickelson inching up to
10th. Steve Stricker held steady at No. 12 and he was again followed by Keegan
Bradley, Sergio Garcia, Charl Schwartzel and Ian Poulter.
Bubba Watson inched up one to 17th and that pushed Webb Simpson down a notch
to 18th. Dustin Johnson and Jason Dufner closed out the top 20 again this
Mikko Ilonen won the European Tour event in Sweden and that helped him jump 45
places to No. 69 this week.
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