SPORTS NEWS

Thomas continues to lead

Madrid, June 4: American golfer Justin Thomas stayed in the No. 1 spot in the World Golf Ranking released on Monday, ahead of his compatriot Dustin Johnson. This week’s top-10 ranking witnessed no change, despite the Ohio memorial tournament results, in which Thomas and Johnson finished eighth, while Justin Rose of Britain came in the sixth spot. However, American Bryson DeChambeau jumped 16 places to be ranked the 22nd, after his victory in Ohio. Further down the rankings, Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark rocketed 54 positions to be world No. 75, thanks to his victory at the Italian Open. IANS