"That's an incredible achievement, something I'm extraordinarily proud of", the Englishman said in a greenside interview after becoming the 22nd man to hold the top spot since the rankings began in 1986.
It would clearly be a huge boost for Europe's Ryder Cup hopes if Rose was successful and, indeed, if he proceeded to win the $10million (£7.7million) FedEx Cup bonus at the Tour Championship on the Sunday immediately preceding the biennial dust-up. "It was really kind of odd because I don't normally look at leaderboards, but I looked all day and I felt so solid", Bradley said.
"I assume it will either be a fine or I'm adding some [events] in the fall".
"I didn't think that it mattered much but I knew if I could shoot four under, five under in tough conditions that it would make a little bit of a difference". He won the U.S. Open in 2013 by denying Phil Mickelson.
However, a steady round proved not enough around a soaked Aronimink, with McIlroy's two-under 68 bettered by Rose, who shot a three-under 67, and eventual victor Bradley, whose six-under 64 took him into a play-off with the Englishman. "But that second round. you can't shoot over par here and that threw me so much (further back)".
Tiny Georgia university cuts ties with Nike after awesome Kaepernick ad
The College of the Ozarks swapped out their Swoosh and Liberty University is reconsidering its relationship per Jerry Falwell Jr. Then he added, "I don't know about you, but I'm a little exhausted of that", to which the congregation responded with amens.
Woods finished Saturday with another four-under round, then waited out the rain on Sunday and teed off Monday at -12. But he couldn't take advantage Monday, playing his first five holes in 3 over par and ending up with a 3-over 73 that had him depending on others.
Rose, who holds the 54-hole lead, has the chance to top the world rankings with victory in Philadelphia.
"I just wish I could have enjoyed the moment maybe, and this just slightly dampens it".
"I did have some good plays but I struggled with my putts".
Bryson DeChambeau, who won the first two FedEx events at the Northern Trust, is assured of leaving the BMW Championship atop the standings heading to Atlanta.
News Corp Stands By Serena Williams Cartoon
Knight took aim at the 36-year-old tennis star after Williams' angry mid-match behaviour in her US Open final defeat on Saturday. It's not the first time an Australian cartoonist has been widely condemned for racist depictions of people of colour.
It's something I can say now in my career I've been the best player in the world.
That kind of scheduling certainty is why he was so focused on qualifying for the Tour Championship, and why he really gave some thought to the benefits of what could have been a rain-shortened event.
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. - Jordan Spieth is going to miss the Tour Championship for the first time in his professional career. Spieth is the first player to violate the policy, which began previous year.
That means he will have played only 24 tournaments this year, which includes the Ryder Cup.
Tony Finau, largely considered the favorite to earn Jim Furyk's final pick, finished in a tie for eighth at 16-under.
Hurricane Florence's winds and rain begin lashing US Carolinas coast
EDT (1900 GMT) but already some 19,000 homes and businesses were without power by mid-afternoon in the Carolinas and Virginia. Like a bulldozer, the storm's winds and forward motion will push a tremendous amount of water onshore when it makes landfall.