Rookie Yoo Hae-ran (22) tied for 6th, her personal best, at the JM Eagle LA Championship on the LPGA Tour, and also raised her world rankings.
According to the women’s golf world rankings announced on the 2nd (Korean time), Yoo Hae-ran ranked 44th, up 9 places from 53rd the previous week.
Yu Hae-ran’s personal best world ranking is 16th as of 2020.
Hae-Ran Yoo passed her LPGA Tour Qualifying Series last year as a senior and made her Tour Rookie debut this year, where she competed in five events and recorded two top-ten finishes. Finishing 1st, she finished in a tie for 6th, her personal best placing at the JM Eagle LA Championships.
Kim Hyo-joo (28) rose two places to number 9, re-entering the world top 10 within a week. Among Korean players, only two Korean players, Ko Jin-young (28, 3rd) and Kim Hyo-joo, made it to the top 10 in the world.크크크벳
Nellie Koda (USA), Lydia Ko (New Zealand), Ko Jin-young, Lilia Boo (USA), and Ataya Titikkun (Thailand) maintained their 1st to 5th places in the world.
Lee Da-yeon (26), who won the 45th KLPGA Championship at Chris F&C, the first major tournament of the KLPGA tour season on the 30th of last month, rose to 72nd place, jumping 53 places from 125th in Jeonju. With this win, Lee Da-yeon won a total of 7 wins (3 major wins) in 1 year and 8 months after the major tournament Hanwha Classic in August 2021.
The player with the highest world ranking on the KLPGA tour is Park Min-ji (25), who is ranked 26th.