Bob Estes during the 2012 U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at Lakeside Country Club in Houston, Texas on Monday, June 4, 2012.
Who climbed and who dropped in 2012? Through Dec. 31, Golfweek.com takes a look at players who made significant moves up or down in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index this year.
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Ranking/movement: +313 (No. 405 to No. 92)
Why the rise? Renewed health (post wrist injury), new instructor (the late Jim Flick), new swing (shaft no longer laid off), new grip (stronger, interlocking) and new irons (three-quarters of an inch longer, with lighter shafts).
Estes, 46, a four-time PGA Tour winner, damaged ligaments in his right wrist when he hit ...
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