Even with double factors on the road on the U.S. Open, the American Ryder Cup rankings remained largely the identical, with two gamers within the top-six switching locations after the 12 months’s third main.
The highest two spots remained unchanged, as Dustin Johnson retained the highest spot over 2020 U.S. Open champion Bryson DeChambeau, who was in competition for his second consecutive victory within the match earlier than faltering badly down the stretch at Torrey Pines on Sunday.
Collin Morikawa, the 2020 PGA Champion, completed in a tie for fourth place within the match, and inched forward of Justin Thomas for third within the Ryder Cup standings. Thomas, now in fourth, was at even par heading into the ultimate spherical at Torrey Pines, however fired a 73 and completed in a tie for 19th place.
Brooks Koepka, who completed in a tie for fourth with Morikawa, stays in fifth place, and Xander Schauffele, who completed in a tie for seventh, held onto his sixth-place spot within the Ryder Cup standings.
The highest six gamers in Ryder Cup factors after the BMW Championship will mechanically earn spots on america squad for the competitors at Wisconsin’s Whistling Straits. The remaining six gamers might be chosen by captain Steve Stricker after the TOUR Championship.
Patrick Reed, Patrick Cantlay, Tony Finau and Jordan Spieth spherical out the highest 10, with all 4 males retaining their spots within the rankings.
The one change within the prime 15 within the rankings was the three-spot bounce by Harris English, who’s now in 13th place after his third-place end within the match.
Jon Rahm, who gained the match after a outstanding again 9 that noticed him end by holing out two lengthy birdie putts on 17 and 18, retained his stranglehold on the highest spot within the European rankings. Tommy Fleetwood, Tyrrell Hatton, Rory McIlroy and Bernd Wiesberger all remained within the prime 5.
Guido Migliozzi, who completed in a tie for fourth place within the U.S. Open, jumped up three spots to quantity seven within the race to make Padraig Harrington’s European squad.
The 2021 Ryder Cup might be contested at Whistling Straits starting on Sept. 24. Two days of alternate shot and four-ball competitors will kick off the match, and it’ll conclude with 12 singles matches on Sept. 26. Europe has gained 4 of the final 5 editions of the match, and gained the 2018 occasion in runaway style by a margin of 17 ½ to 10 ½.