Golf: Kiwis make jump up world rankings

Danny Lee hits his tee shot during the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship. Photo / Getty Images
Danny Lee hits his tee shot during the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship. Photo / Getty Images

Kiwi golfer's Danny Lee and Tim Wilkinson have jumped in the rankings following their strong performances at the latest PGA Tour event in North Carolina.

Lee's tie for ninth has seen him improve from 42 in the world to 37.

Wilkinson has jumped more than 200 places from 748 to 535 after finishing tied for 11th, while he's also improved to 134 in the Fedex Cup standings.

The top 125 at the end of the season earn PGA Tour cards for next year.

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