• Tour Confidential: Who are really the top five players in the world right now?
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    Tour Confidential: Who are really the top five players in the world right now?

    Putting a cap on a West Coast swing that produced one marquee winner after another, Dustin Johnson lapped the field at the Genesis Open at Riviera and vaulted to No. 1 in the World Ranking. What does your top five look like? Shane Bacon, golf analyst, Fox Sports ( @shanebacon ): I’m going to go my top-five in the world currently, with Rory simply landing on the list because, when healthy, he’s a top-two player and, when on the couch, he still doesn’t drop out of the Top 5. The only major move I’d make is to swap out Rory, at least until he returns healthy, for Stenson.

  • Ha Na Jang moves up to No. 5 in women's rankings
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    Ha Na Jang moves up to No. 5 in women's rankings

    Ha Na Jang of South Korea is back at the No. 5 spot in the Women's World Golf Rankings released Tuesday after her 12th professional victory at last week's Women's Australian Open. Jang, 24, finished with a three-stroke lead over Denmark's Nanna Koerstz Madsen at 10-under 282 in Seaton, South Australia. She was previously ranked No. 5 after winning the 2016 HSBC Women's Champions. This marks Jang's third week ranked in the top five of her career. Since the start of 2016, Jang has four wins -- including two in her last six events on the LPGA Tour. She has the Tour's highest winning percentage (18.2 percent) during that span. Only Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn (five) has more wins since the start

  • Rock it & roll it: 12 new golf balls to hit pure shots and stroke perfect putts
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    Rock it & roll it: 12 new golf balls to hit pure shots and stroke perfect putts

    Like most technologically advanced products, the game's newest balls offer an array of options. The trick is finding the model that best meets your tee-to-green needs. Here's everything you want to know about the latest offerings, so you can get off