Webb Simpson wins Players Championship; Justin Thomas ousts Dustin Johnson as World No.1
17 May, 2018, 06:44
It is the first time that a former Alabama golfer has moved into the No. 1 spot as the top golfer in the world.
Jon Rahm, Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose all had the opportunity to take over the No. 1 ranking based on various possible finishes.
Thomas is eager to continue his good form and is desperate not to be overtaken as the world number one.
For a start Spieth, who is back up to No 3 in the rankings, is in action this week in his native Texas at the Byron Nelson Invitational desperate to put on a show for his home fans.
Metro health officials confirm E. coli case linked to lettuce But the last shipments of romaine lettuce from Yuma were harvested on April 16, according to the Food and Drug Administration . The FDA said it will focus on identifying the factors that led to lettuce being contaminated across multiple supply chains.
He won a PGA Tour-best five tournaments, including his first major title at the PGA Championship, shot the lowest 72-hole score in PGA Tour history, carded the lowest round in relation to par in U.S. Open history and earned the Arnold Palmer Trophy as the PGA Tour's leading money-winner for the season.
Last year's 2017 PGA Tour Player of the Year also now leads the FedEx Cup rankings, a title which he convincingly won last year. He won $9,921,560 plus a $10 million bonus as the FedEx Cup champion past year.
An 11th-placed finish at the Players Championship was enough for Thomas to claim top spot in the rankings for the first time.
The 2017 US PGA Championship victor said: "It's important, but it's not something where it's like I just want to do it once". Only Tiger Woods, Greg Norman and Nick Faldo have had longer ones, and only four men including Rory McIlroy have ever spent more total weeks as the top-ranked player in the world.
Ashford had been the first Democrat in two decades to win the district, which encompasses much of the Omaha metro area. Raybould defeated three Democratic challengers in Tuesday's primary race for the seat held by Republican Sen.
While Coinbase has said it doesn't consider tokens on its exchanges to be securities, the regulatory view on that is hazy. But Coinbase wants to satisfy institutions needs not only in high quality products but also in high quality services.
He told her it was unlikely her son was in his back yard because his dog would have barked, he said, according to the Chronicle. Police said the conditions suggest child abuse of the 10 children, who range in age from 4 months to 11 years old, police said.
The makers of Daawat-e-Ishq finally changed the release date to avoid clashing with the actress's cousin at the box office. Bhavesh Joshi Superhero is Harshvardhan's second film, first being Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 2016 fantasy romance Mirzya .
Patil said BJP was losing popularity and therefore, NCP and Congress were working towards forging an alliance in future polls. He congratulated those, who have won and said the Chief Minister of Karnataka should respect the Marathi person in Karnataka.
Former official at Turkey's Halkbank to serve 32 months in prison after conviction for helping Iran evade United States sanctions. District Judge Richard Berman said the scheme was most likely engineered by people far more powerful than Atilla.
He did", said Christopher Bayer, the principal at Hillcrest High. "That makes a little more sense now". "It hurts your feelings". He was arrested late Friday night in the 2400 block of Highway 80 in Mesquite, said a Mesquite police spokesman.
To rally the community's support, Shah did not rely exclusively on chief ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa, a Lingayat. Political analyst Palwai Raghavendra Reddy said the Karnataka election verdict will have no impact on AP.
She went on to lose that game and the match as Maria Sakkari got the biggest win of her career in the two-hour-and-21-minute match.
Iran would remain part of deal: Rouhani
Johnson said he would discuss ways to protect European companies doing business with Iran at the Brussels meeting . He called the Russian opposition on the United States exit from the nuclear deal "hopeful". "If Mr.
Will the Champions League final be free to view?
Salah's strike at Anfield sees him break free of a tie with three of the competition's legendary names. Wijnaldum admits it will be hard to switch off with such a huge game looming on May 26.
Energy Company May Withdraw from Iran South Pars Project
Companies are starting to take matters into their own hands as European and some other governments struggle to save the Iran deal. Total has said it will quit a giant gas project in Iran after American sanctions were reapplied this month.
Meghan Markle's sister Samantha has been hospitalised
Meghan Markle's half-sister, Samantha Markle , has been reportedly hospitalized after a run-in with a paparazzo in Florida. It was alleged he then staged photos of himself looking at images of Prince Harry and his daughter on a public computer.
Dog Saves Canine Buddy From Drowning In Pool
Unable to get Remus' attention and seeing him panic as his paws kept slipping, Smokey goes into lifeguard mode and hops in. After a few unsuccessful attempts, Remus jumps in after Smokey and uses his body to push Smokey out of the water.
Oregon's Primary Election Is Today
That translates to 14.74 percent total voter turnout, compared to four years ago when 18.11 percent of voters cast ballots. Those who decide to vote at their assigned polling place should bring their mail ballot with them to give to poll workers.