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Martin, Ilonen make big moves in world rankings
Ben Martin
Ben Martin jumped from 88th to 58th in this weeks world rankings.
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Ben Martin and Mikko Ilonen both won over the weekend and made big jumps in this week's world rankings.

Martin won the PGA Tour's Shriners Hospitals for Children Open and jumped from 88th to 58th. Ilonen won the Volvo World Match Play Championship on the European Tour and climbed from 52nd to 37th in the new rankings.

Despite several of the top-20 players competing in the Match Play event, there was little change in the rankings. Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott remained Nos. 1 and 2.  Full Story

Martin shines brightest in Vegas
By Kevin Currie, Golf Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Las Vegas is a city full of bright lights that can distract you. The brightest lights on a golf course are the leaderboards.

Ben Martin doesn't like to look at those leaderboards, though. In the final round on Sunday at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, Martin caught a glimpse of one leaderboard after he bogeyed the eighth hole, and that was enough for him.

"I was nervous enough without looking at the scoreboard, so I didn't have to think about anything else," Martin said.  Full Story

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1st OT
ATL 117
CHA 114
 
Final
CLE 107
CHI 98
Final
WAS 84
NOP 88
1st OT
ATL 117
CHA 114
 
Final
NYK 107
MIL 120
 
Final
BRK 99
PHI 88
3rd
DAL 79
MEM 70
 
3rd
SAN 69
SAC 75
 
1st Intermission
EDM 0
TAM 0
 
3rd
PIT 24
HOU 13