Biggest movers: Stenson cracks OWGR top 5

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Each week, GolfChannel.com takes a look at the players who made moves up - and down - the various ranking systems in the world of golf.

Here's a look at this week's Biggest Movers, as Henrik Stenson grabs a long-awaited win and Billy Hurley III experiences a breakthrough:

  • Stenson's win at the BMW International Open has him back among the top five in the Official World Golf Ranking. Stenson rose two spots to No. 5 after his first worldwide win in nearly three years.
  • Hurley's first career PGA Tour victory at the Quicken Loans National vaulted him more than 400 spots in the world rankings, from No. 607 to No. 169, his highest ranking since September 2014.
  • Jon Rahm finished T-3 at Congressional in his professional debut, bumping the 21-year-old more than 200 spots to No. 285 in the latest rankings.
  • Brandon Stone moved up one spot to No. 100, but he's now in line for an Olympic berth representing South Africa after world No. 12 Branden Grace withdrew his name from consideration.
  • Similarly, No. 159 Padraig Harrington is up eight spots and is now in line for one of Ireland's two spots in Rio following Rory McIlroy's withdrawal last week.
  • A T-25 finish in her home state helped Stacy Lewis supplant Ha Na Jang at No. 9 in the Rolex Rankings, the only shift among the top 10 after Lydia Ko's win at the Wal-Mart NW Arkansas Championship.
  • Vijay Singh's runner-up finish at Congressional moved the Fijian up 91 spots to No. 119 in the world, his highest ranking since May 2013.
  • Ollie Schniederjans' first professional win at the Air Capital Classic secured his PGA Tour card for next season and also moved the former Georgia Tech standout to No. 153 in the world, a jump of 90 spots.
  • Ryan Fox's runner-up finish on the European Challenge Tour moved him up 35 spots to No. 186 in the world and nearly wrapped up his Olympic spot representing New Zealand alongside Danny Lee.
  • Italy's Nino Bertasio jumped 15 spots to No. 317 after a T-25 finish at the BMW International Open, bolstering his Olympic chances and bumping Mexico's Rodolfo Cazaubon onto the bubble at No. 60.