Who is the top ranked golfer in the world?

The current #1 player in the world is Scottie Scheffler. He's been the top ranked player for the past 42 weeks, starting on May 22. Overall he's held the #1 position for 76 weeks. Scottie Scheffler first achieved the number 1 ranking on March 28, 2022.

Current Top 100 Golfers By World Ranking

Rank Name Ranking Points Been #1? Been Top 10?
1 Scottie Scheffler 9.212
2 Rory McIlroy 8.105
3 Jon Rahm 7.334
4 Viktor Hovland 6.054
5 Xander Schauffele 5.607
6 Patrick Cantlay 5.189
7 Wyndham Clark 5.098
8 Max Homa 4.124
9 Matt Fitzpatrick 3.884
10 Brian Harman 3.875
11 ↑↑ Ludvig Aberg 3.836
12 Tommy Fleetwood 3.689
13 Jordan Spieth 3.642
14 Collin Morikawa 3.566
15 Keegan Bradley 3.557
16 Tom Kim 3.429
17 Tyrrell Hatton 3.423
18 ↑↑ Sam Burns 3.408
19 Jason Day 3.296
20 ↑↑ Hideki Matsuyama 3.284
21 Sahith Theegala 3.178
22 Justin Thomas 3.011
23 Cameron Young 2.980
24 Tony Finau 2.946
25 ↓↓ Sepp Straka 2.896
26 ↑↑ Matthieu Pavon 2.869
27 Chris Kirk 2.853
28 ↑↑ Nick Taylor 2.845
29 ↓↓ Russell Henley 2.842
30 ↓↓ Brooks Koepka 2.778
31 Rickie Fowler 2.632
32 ↑↑ Will Zalatoris 2.527
33 Nicolai Hojgaard 2.496
34 ↓↓ Sungjae Im 2.490
35 Harris English 2.401
36 Eric Cole 2.399
37 ↓↓ Lucas Glover 2.385
38 ↓↓ Kurt Kitayama 2.382
39 Emiliano Grillo 2.372
40 JT Poston 2.365
41 ↓↓ Ryan Fox 2.282
42 Min Woo Lee 2.224
43 Adam Hadwin 2.198
44 Byeong Hun An 2.183
45 ↓↓ Cameron Smith 2.118
46 Justin Rose 2.114
47 ↓↓ Denny McCarthy 2.113
48 Adam Scott 2.084
49 ↓↓ Corey Conners 2.034
50 ↓↓ Adrian Meronk 2.021
51 Si Woo Kim 1.991
52 ↑↑ Jake Knapp 1.877
53 Grayson Murray 1.875
54 Adam Schenk 1.868
55 ↓↓ Cameron Davis 1.861
56 ↑↑ Tom Hoge 1.818
57 ↓↓ Shane Lowry 1.773
58 ↑↑ Luke List 1.772
59 Christiaan Bezuidenhout 1.699
60 Thorbjorn Olesen 1.655
61 ↓↓ Taylor Moore 1.627
62 Adam Svensson 1.541
63 ↑↑ Stephan Jaeger 1.520
64 ↑↑ Beau Hossler 1.476
65 ↓↓ Brendon Todd 1.472
66 Robert MacIntyre 1.472
67 ↓↓ Alex Noren 1.466
68 Rasmus Hojgaard 1.460
69 ↓↓ Andrew Putnam 1.456
70 ↑↑ Thomas Detry 1.433
71 ↑↑ Mark Hubbard 1.430
72 Nick Dunlap 1.392
72 ↓↓ Joaquin Niemann 1.392
74 ↓↓ Lee Hodges 1.376
75 ↓↓ Matt Kuchar 1.363
76 ↓↓ Aaron Rai 1.358
77 Keith Mitchell 1.349
78 Patrick Rodgers 1.348
79 ↑↑ Sami Valimaki 1.344
80 ↓↓ Mackenzie Hughes 1.332
81 ↑↑ Rikuya Hoshino 1.326
82 ↓↓ Ryo Hisatsune 1.314
83 Erik van Rooyen 1.314
84 ↓↓ Matt Wallace 1.276
85 Lucas Herbert 1.271
86 ↓↓ Alexander Bjork 1.265
87 Taylor Montgomery 1.245
88 Justin Suh 1.240
89 ↓↓ Thriston Lawrence 1.235
90 Taylor Pendrith 1.231
91 ↓↓ Jordan Smith 1.230
92 Ben Griffin 1.228
93 ↓↓ Vincent Norrman 1.206
94 ↓↓ Billy Horschel 1.194
95 ↓↓ Akshay Bhatia 1.180
96 Dean Burmester 1.157
97 ↓↓ Victor Perez 1.147
98 ↑↑ Zander Lombard 1.142
99 ↓↓ Keita Nakajima 1.134
100 ↓↓ Kyoung Hoon Lee 1.113

Who has gained the most rating points in the last month?

Hideki Matsuyama has gained 1.43 points since February 5, which is the most of anybody in the world rankings. His rank has increased from 54th to 20th in the world rankings.

Who has lost the most rating points in the last month?

Rory McIlroy has lost 0.62 points since February 5, which is the steepest drop of anybody in the world rankings.

Who is the highest ranked player who hasn't been #1?

The highest ranked player who hasn't reached the top spot in the world rankings is currently Viktor Hovland, who is ranked 4th in the world.