Return to the Golf Today Home Page All the latest golf news Coverage of all the worlds major tours For all your golfing needs Golf Course Directory Out on the course Golf related travel Whats going on, message board, links and more!
 
Worldwide Feature Articles
 
Top Stories
PGA: Stephen Ames coasts to six shot win
PGA: Tiger Woods ends difficult week with 75
Euro: Van de Velde ends 13 year victory wait
Stephen Ames vaults to World No. 27
Boost for the Philippine Open
Tiger Woods misses practice to be with father

Carlos Franco back in the world's top 100

Carlos Franco won the U.S. Bank Championship for the second time in his career on Sunday and in the process moved into the top 100 in the latest Official World Golf Ranking.

Franco, who earned his fourth PGA Tour win, improved 36 positions to come in at No. 91 this week.

Tiger Woods holds the top spot in the rankings for the 329th week overall, closing in on Greg Norman's record of 332 weeks. Ernie Els is closing in on the No. 1 position, however, and the South African trails by less than a point this week.

Vijay Singh, Phil Mickelson, Davis Love III, Retief Goosen, Mike Weir, Padraig Harrington, Jim Furyk and Sergio Garcia maintained their positions from last week to round out the top 10.

Adam Scott stayed put at No. 11, followed by Kenny Perry, Chad Campbell, Darren Clarke, Stuart Appleby and British Open champion Todd Hamilton. Scott Verplank advanced one position to No. 17 while David Toms fell one to No. 18.

Stephen Ames remained at No. 19 and Fred Couples completed the top 20.

Brett Rumford captured the Irish Open for his second career victory on the European Tour and vaulted 113 to come in at No. 154.

This years news archive | Email this page to a friend | Return to top of page