Henrik Stenson, pictured, jumped over Adam Scott and Bubba Watson to claim the No. 2 spot.
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
Henrik Stenson successfully defended his title with a 2-shot victory at the DP World Tour Championship, Dubai on Sunday and that vaulted him up to No. 2 in the world rankings.
Stenson, who has now won in Dubai the last two years, jumped over Adam Scott and Bubba Watson to claim the No. 2 spot.
Rory McIlroy finished runner-up along with Justin Rose and Victor Dubuisson in Dubai and he remained the top player in the world. After Stenson made his jump, Scott and Watson fell one spot each, putting them at three and four, respectively.