Golf: Recent world number ones

Players to hold the world number one ranking since Tiger Woods was deposed in October, 2010:-

Tiger Woods (USA) - June 12, 2005 to October 30, 2010 (number of weeks 281, accumulated total 623 - both records)

Lee Westwood (ENG) - October 31, 2010 to February 26, 2011

Martin Kaymer (GER) - February 27, 2011 - April 23, 2011

Lee Westwood (ENG) - April 24, 2011 to May 28, 2011

Luke Donald (ENG) - May 29, 2011 - March 3, 2012

Rory McIlroy (NIR) - March 4, 2012 - March 17, 2012

Luke Donald (ENG) - March 18, 2012 - April 14, 2012

Rory McIlroy (NIR) - April 15, 2012 to April 28, 2012

Luke Donald (ENG) - April 29, 2012 to May 5, 2012

Rory McIlroy (NIR) - May 6, 2012 to May 26, 2012

Luke Donald (ENG) - May 27, 2012 to August 11, 2012

Rory McIlroy (NIR) - August 12, 2012 to March 24, 2013

Tiger Woods (USA) - March 25, 2013

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