Number of tournaments remaining in the European Tour’s Race to Dubai. The Nedbank Golf Challenge, the penultimate event on the 2017-18 tour schedule, begins Thursday at Gary Player Country Club in Sun City, South Africa.
Number of Mexicans who are PGA Tour members, a record, entered in this week’s Mayakoba Golf Classic in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Abraham Ancer, Roberto Diaz, Carlos Ortiz and Jose de Jesus Rodriguez are listed in the field. Play begins Thursday at El Camaleon Golf Club at the Mayakoba Resort on the Yucatan Peninsula.
Position in the Official World Golf Ranking, a career high, for American Bryson DeChambeau after he won the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. He moved up one spot in the OWGR as England’s Justin Rose reclaimed No. 1 with a victory in the Turkish Airlines Open (“Rose proves he’s on top of world again,” Nov. 5). DeChambeau, 25, a five-time winner on the PGA Tour, has won three of his past five stroke-play starts, dating to the late summer’s FedEx Cup playoffs, and four times in 2018.