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Park increases lead atop women's world rankings

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Despite having the week off, Inbee Park added a bit more cushion to her lead in this week's world rankings.

Park, who is in her 57th week atop the rankings, led second-ranked Stacy Lewis by .21 average points last week following Lewis' win at the North Texas LPGA Shootout.

This week. however, Park's advantage jumped to .35 average points.

There were little movement in the rankings overall, as Lydia Ko, Suzann Pettersen, Karrie Webb and Lexi Thompson maintained their spots from third through sixth behind Park and Lewis.

Shanshan Feng and So Yeon Ryu swapped places as Feng inched up to seventh and Ryu dipped a spot to eighth. Paula Creamer and Cristie Kerr again rounded out the top 10.

Anna Nordqvist, Michelle Wie, Na Yeon Choi, Angela Stanford, Catriona Matthew, Lizette Salas and Amy Yang all held firm from Nos. 11 through 17, while Ha Na Jang and I.K. Kim exchanged spots to sit in 18th and 19th, respectively.

Azahara Munoz stayed put to close out the top 20.