Grace on the rise

  • Last Updated: October 8 2012, 12:44 BST

South African Branden Grace is up to 37th in the world after making the Dunhill Links Championship his fifth victory of the season. He began 2012 in 271st place.

Grace: Rapid rise up the ranks

American Ryan Moore's win in the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas lifts him from 44th to 39th.

Latest leading positions in the world golf rankings:

1 Rory McIlroy 12.40pts, 2 Tiger Woods 9.47, 3 Luke Donald 9.10, 4 Lee Westwood 6.98, 5 Justin Rose 6.35, 6 Adam Scott 6.27, 7 Bubba Watson 6.12, 8 Webb Simpson 5.97, 9 Brandt Snedeker 5.88, 10 Jason Dufner 5.84 11 Steve Stricker 5.62, 12 Louis Oosthuizen 5.54, 13 Dustin Johnson 5.34, 14 Keegan Bradley 5.31, 15 Matt Kuchar 5.31, 16 Phil Mickelson 5.07, 17 Zach Johnson 5.06, 18 Graeme McDowell 4.73, 19 Sergio Garcia 4.70, 20 Hunter Mahan 4.64

Other leading Europeans:

25 Peter Hanson, 27 Ian Poulter, 29 Paul Lawrie, 31 Francesco Molinari, 32 Carl Pettersson, 33 Martin Kaymer, 35 Nicolas Colsaerts, 36 Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano, 42 David Lynn, 45 Thomas Bjorn, 46 Martin Laird, 48 Rafael Cabrera Bello, 49 Fredrik Jacobson, 51 Alexander Noren, 53 Simon Dyson, 55 Padraig Harrington, 56 Jamie Donaldson, 58 Richie Ramsay, 60 Marcel Siem, 62 Thorbjorn Olesen, 63 Anders Hansen, 69 Alvaro Quiros, 73 Pablo Larrazabal, 78 Robert Karlsson, 80 Matteo Manassero, 84 Robert Rock, 85 Miguel Angel Jimenez, 99 Danny Willett


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