Position in the Rolex Rankings, an improvement of seven spots, for American Nelly Korda after she won the Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship. Korda, 20, is the eighth-ranked U.S. player in the world, but she’s gaining on older sister Jessica, who is ranked 12th.
Position in the Official World Golf Ranking, an improvement of 113 spots, for American Cameron Champ after he won the Sanderson Farms Championship. Champ, 23, ended last year at No. 1,057. Brooks Koepka remains No. 1 as Americans occupy 12 of the top 20 spots.