Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Stacy Lewis climbed a spot to No. 3 in
this week's women's world rankings courtesy of her win at the HSBC Women's
Champions on Sunday.
The first two rankings remained unchanged with Yani Tseng again occupying the
top spot above Na Yeon Choi. Lewis' rise dropped Inbee Park down a place to
fourth, while Shanshan Feng and Jiyai Shin remained at Nos. 5 and 6.
So Yeon Ryu jumped a spot to No. 7, dropping Suzann Pettersen to eighth. Ai
Miyazato and Mika Miyazato stayed put at Nos. 9 and 10, respectively, while
Paula Creamer used her third-place finish in Singapore to jump two places to
Cristie Kerr and Catriona Matthew were both pushed down a place to 12th and
13th, respectively. Karrie Webb and Amy Yang remained unchanged in the next
two places, and Sun Ju Ahn and Azahara Munoz flip-flopped, with the former
rising to No. 16.
Brittany Lincicome and Angela Stanford stayed at Nos. 18 and 19, while Lexi
Thompson leapt three places with her eighth-place Singapore tie to round out
the top 20.
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