The number of top-20 players in the Rolex Rankings, including the top six in the world, who are entered in this week’s Honda LPGA Thailand tournament at Siam Country Club in Chonburi. China’s Shanshan Feng, who is No. 1 in the world for a 15th consecutive week, headlines the limited-field, 70-player event (ranking).
Number of spots that Bubba Watson improved in the Official World Golf Ranking, to 40th, after his victory in the PGA Tour’s Genesis Open. Watson, whose 10 victories on the Tour include two Masters titles, had been a top-20 player as recently as April before falling out of the top 100 early this year. The top 10 remained unchanged (ranking).