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Koepka leads World Golf Ranking for 2nd consecutive week

IANS  |  Madrid 

United States' maintained the number one spot in the World Ranking released on Monday for the second week in a row, after a weekly battle with of England.

A tug of war had started between the two golfers over the past month, since Rose had claimed the top spot after his victory at the Open, reports news.

Spain's climbed two positions up to the sixth after defending the Hero World Challenge title on Sunday, dropping Italy's and of to the seventh and eighth spots, respectively.

Meanwhile, US entered the top-10 list by climbing five places up to world No 9, thanks to being a up in the same tournament, replacing US Rickie Fowler, now world No 10.

The current rankings and points are as follows:

1. (USA) 9.97 average points

2. (England) 9.96

3. (USA) 8.80

4. (USA) 8.55

5. Bryson DeChambeau (USA) 7.26

6. (Spain) 6.97

7. (Italy) 6.40

8. (Northern Ireland) 6.39

9. (USA) 5.82

10. (USA) 5.81.

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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 18:02 IST
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