Jon Rahm is still leader of the world ranking

Jon Rahm is still the leader of the official world golf ranking. The Spaniard, with a total of 10.3890 points, precedes the American Dustin Johnson in the standings, second with 8.5854. Unchanged the Top 10 while, thanks to the second success on the PGA Tour arrived in Mississippi (USA) at the Sanderson Farms Championship, the American Sam Burns passes from 25th to 18th position (4.9704).

Jon Rahm, ranking

Among the Azzurri the best is still Guido Migliozzi, from 67 / o to 65 / o after 17 / o place in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship (Eurotour) won by the English Danny Willett who, thanks to the feat in Scotland, passed from 170 / a to 101 / a piazza (1.5136). And he is therefore preparing to be among the best 100 players in the world. Another step back for Francesco Molinari, from 173 / o to 177 / o (0.9375). With the Piedmontese who, this week, will return to the field on the PGA Tour. From 7 to 10 October in Las Vegas he will be among the protagonists of the Shriners Children’s Open.

A new career as a mental coach, alongside some of the best golfers in the world to drag them to success and support them in times of difficulty. This is what Michael Phelps, the most decorated athlete in the history of the Olympics, seems to have undertaken (also in the name of friendship). A great golf enthusiast, many now define him as the “secret weapon” of green totems such as Jon Rahm, number one in the world ranking, and Jordan Spieth, the Texan who, after a long period of crisis, is back in 2021 to amaze.

“He’s a good guy, he’s been through a lot as a sportsman and he’s the greatest Olympian of all time with a lot of tricks up his sleeve. I’m not going to reveal what I asked him but I can say that he has helped me a lot in the last period. “. These are the revelations of the Spaniard Rahm. For the legendary swimmer, nicknamed ‘the Baltimore Shark’, important words also came from Spieth, today 12 / o in the world ranking. “The mental aspect is something I’ve worked on a lot with him lately. I’m really lucky to have him around. Besides, he’s a great lover of golf and having him now more and more in our world is an added value.” This is the opinion of Spieth who yesterday, alongside Phelps, played the Pro-Am of the BMW Championship, the second event of the Play-Offs of the Pga Tour starting today in Owing Mills (USA), Maryland.