“Of course every golfer has their own DNA with different strengths and weaknesses” Broadie says. “But the basic idea is that if you tell me your median leave from 150 I can tell you how good you are.”
Johnny Miller added to the fire calling him the best driver of the ball on Tour. Brandel Chamblee fanned the flames on Twitter. “Keegan Bradley is the best driver of the ball on tour” he wrote.
Rose replaced Dustin Johnson whose most recent reign at the top lasted 13 weeks. DJ’s 77 weeks at the top ranks fifth on the all-time list. As for the women Lorena Ochoa is the name to beat. The Rolex Rankings were conceived in 2006 so they didn’t entirely capture the dominance of Annika Sorenstam. Nonetheless the Swede spent plenty of weeks in the top spot.