Keeping Score

John Catlin breaks into world’s top 100

American reaches career-high No. 84 in Official World Golf Ranking after his 2nd victory in the past 4 weeks on the European Tour

84: Position in the Official World Golf Ranking f or American John Catlin, who broke into the top 100 after his victory Sunday at the European Tour’s Irish Open. Catlin, a four-time winner on the Asian Tour in 2018-19, also won four weeks ago at the Andalucia Masters for his first victory on the European Tour. Just four weeks ago, Catlin stood No. 230 in the world. American Hudson Swafford, who won the PGA Tour’s Corales Puntacana Resort title, surged 180 spots, to No. 165, with his first victory in 3½ years.

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