Schwartzel, Oosthuizen move up rankings

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Charl Schwartzel of South Africa reacts after a putt on the 18th green during the final round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort Copperhead Course on Monday in Palm Harbor, Florida. AFP PH

Charl Schwartzel of South Africa reacts after a putt on the 18th green during the final round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort Copperhead Course on Monday in Palm Harbor, Florida. AFP PH

PARIS: South Africa’s Charl Schwartzel, winner of the US PGA Valspar Championship at the weekend, has moved up eleven spots in the latest world golf rankings released on Monday (Tuesday in Manila).

Schwartzel remains just outside the top 20 in 21st position with countryman Louis Oosthuizen, seventh in the Miami tournament, advancing two places to 16th.

American Jordan Spieth leads the rankings ahead of Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy and Australia’s Jason Day with the top 15 remaining unchanged.

American Bill Haas, beaten by Schwartzel in the first playoff hole at the Valspar Championship, moves up 12 places to 31st.


1. Jordan Spieth (USA) 11.2543 pts
2. Rory McIlroy (NIR) 9.6502
3. Jason Day (AUS) 9.4833
4. Bubba Watson (USA) 8.8795
5. Rickie Fowler (USA) 8.0611
6. Adam Scott (AUS) 7.3884
7. Henrik Stenson (SWE) 7.0220
8. Justin Rose (ENG) 6.0996
9. Dustin Johnson (USA) 5.9030
10. Patrick Reed (USA) 4.9738
11. Danny Willett (ENG) 4.7145
12. Branden Grace (RSA) 4.6792
13. Sergio Garcia (ESP) 4.5830
14. Hideki Matsuyama (JPN) 4.4530
15. Jim Furyk (USA) 4.2473
16. Louis Osthuizen (RSA) 4.1116 (+2)
17. Brandt Snedeker (USA) 4.0617 (-1)
18. Phil Mickelson (USA) 3.9663 (-1)
19. Brooks Koepka (USA) 3.9358
20. Zach Johnson (USA) 3.9246
21. Carl Schwartzel (RSA) 3.8834 (+11)

Selected:
31. Bill Haas (USA) 3,1050 (+12)

AFP

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