Park up to No. 2, closing in on No. 1 Lewis


Inbee Park won her fourth major in the last two years and fifth overall on Sunday at the Wegmans LPGA Championship. (Getty)

Inbee Park wants the No. 1 world ranking back and thanks to her latest triumph she’s closing in on her goal.

Fresh off her fifth major victory at the Wegmans LPGA Championship, Park moved to No. 2 in the Rolex Women's World Rankings. She now trails No. 1 Stacy Lewis by .54 points.

Lydia Ko, who was bidding to become the youngest world No. 1 ever with a victory at the Wegmans, dropped to the third spot, .52 points behind Park.

Brittany Lincicome, who lost to Park in a playoff at Monroe Golf Club, jumped 31 spots to No. 30 in the rankings.

Here’s a look at the top 10: Lewis, Park, Ko, Suzann Pettersen, Michelle Wie, Lexi Thompson, Shanshan Feng, Karrie Webb, So Yeon Ryu, Anna Nordqvist.