China’s Shanshan Feng was victorious on the Japan LPGA Tour yesterday and that helped her move up five spots to No. 23 in this week’s world rankings.
Ahead of her, there were minimal changes.
Yani Tseng held steady at No. 1 and was followed again by Suzann Pettersen and Cristie Kerr. Jiyai Shin inched up one to No. 4, which bumped Na Yeon Choi down a notch to No. 5.
Sun Ju Ahn was sixth again and trailed by Ai Miyazato, Paula Creamer, Brittany Lincicome, Stacy Lewis and I.K. Kim.
Karrie Webb and Michelle Wie exchanged places with Webb up to 12 and Wie down to 13. Morgan Pressel stayed put in 14th, Angela Stanford rose one to 15 and Inbee Park slipped one to 16th.
Chie Arimura, Amy Yang and Sakura Yokomine remained in the 17th to 19th spots, and Maria Hjorth moved up one to 20th.