U.S. Open: Golfweek's Heat Index says Rory McIlroy should be favorite

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U.S. Open: Golfweek's Heat Index says Rory McIlroy should be favorite

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U.S. Open: Golfweek's Heat Index says Rory McIlroy should be favorite

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Golfweek’s Heat Index rankings heading into the United States Open shows Rory McIlroy as the No. 1 player in golf.

McIlroy is third in the Official World Golf Rankings and second in the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings, but might be the one to beat at Pebble Beach. The Heat Index likes Hideki Matsuyama (3rd) and Matt Kuchar (4th).

U.S. Open Ranking

Heat Index GW/Sagarin OWGR
Rory McIlroy 1 2 3
Dustin Johnson 2 1 2
Hideki Matsuyama 3 14 29
Matt Kuchar 4 13 12
Patrick Cantlay 6 4 8
Tiger Woods 7 5 5
Rickie Fowler 8 3 11
Tommy Fleetwood 9 8 18
Adam Scott 10 16 17
Justin Thomas 11 7 7
Webb Simpson 12 9 19
Justin Rose 13 6 4
Xander Schauffele 14 15 10
Gary Woodland 15 11 25
Ian Poulter 16 28 33
Jim Furyk 17 29 48
Rory Sabbatini 18 45 115
Jon Rahm 19 21 13
Brooks Koepka 20 12 1
Francesco Molinari 21 17 6
Jordan Spieth 22 27 28
Paul Casey 23 19 15
Brandt Snedeker 24 32 44
Graeme McDowell 25 53 101
Jason Day 27 25 16
Marc Leishman 28 23 21
Billy Horschel 29 24 39
Matthew Fitzpatrick 31 39 36
Scott Piercy 32 43 59
Lucas Glover 33 26 78
Tony Finau 34 10 14
Emiliano Grillo 35 33 53
Rafael Cabrera Bello 39 35 38
Brian Stuard 41 120 165
Louis Oosthuizen 42 20 22
Thomas Pieters 43 37 93
Matt Jones 46 99 187
Haotong Li 48 38 40
Kevin Na 49 47 31
Charles Howell III 51 49 52
Bryson DeChambeau 52 22 9
Kevin Kisner 53 50 27
Justin Harding 54 88 47
Bubba Watson 55 54 20
Sergio Garcia 56 42 30
Matt Wallace 60 59 26
Henrik Stenson 62 34 43
Martin Kaymer 63 128 97
Shane Lowry 64 58 32
Patrick Reed 66 40 23
Byeong-Hun An 70 44 58
Scottie Scheffler 72 74 132
Nick Taylor 74 91 254
Jhonattan Vegas 76 82 82
Keegan Bradley 77 46 37
Aaron Baddeley 79 103 180
Joel Dahmen 82 62 81
Abraham Ancer 83 52 66
Tyrell Hatton 84 30 42
Andrew Putnam 88 61 50
Jimmy Walker 92 85 104
Kyoung-Hoon Lee 94 142 243
Chez Reavie 95 107 65
Daniel Berger 97 66 98
C.T. Pan 98 57 49
Keith Mitchell 103 90 57
Cameron Smith 105 55 34
Zach Johnson 111 64 95
Shugo Imahira 112 78 70
Luke List 116 102 64
Erik Van Rooyen 121 136 87
Alex Noren 129 65 41
Si Woo Kim 130 116 56
Harris English 133 182 309
Phil Mickelson 134 92 24
Julian Etulain 149 316 349
Branden Grace 153 121 54
Danny Willett 154 139 80
Lucas Bjerregaard 155 86 45
Aaron Wise 156 104 72
Ernie Els 172 165 348
Kiradech Aphibarnrat 174 129 46
Jason Dufner 194 245 145
Thorbjorn Olesen 195 109 60
Justin Walters 207 273 346
Bernd Wiesberger 211 309 143
Rob Oppenheim 214 268 731
Patton Kizzire 216 192 112
Luke Donald 220 N/R 514
Nathan Lashley 224 169 402
Luke Guthrie 235 271 597
Joseph Bramlett 238 222 385
Ollie Schniederjans 245 308 238
Adri Arnaus 252 214 146
Kyle Stanley 253 143 55
Carlos Ortiz 260 175 284
Clement Sordet 261 438 292
Sam Horsfield 266 219 225
Sepp Straka 277 328 359
Sam Saunders 282 240 326
Anirban Lahiri 287 279 253
J.B. Holmes 292 198 51
Roberto Castro 304 203 319
Ryan Fox 316 158 89
Chesson Hadley 317 321 102
Cody Gribble 331 527 743
Zac Blair 342 343 816
Alex Prugh 349 266 538
Tom Hoge 363 412 355
Brett Drewitt 378 483 1017
Mikumu Horikawa 398 451 182
Callum Tarren 405 373 459
Marcus Fraser 418 481 467
Chan Kim 426 N/R 264
Dean Burmester 429 426 172
Renato Paratore 432 460 364
Marcus Kinhult 451 248 122
Merrick Bremner 457 648 409
Matthieu Pavon 470 440 380
Rhys Enoch 481 639 358
Mike Weir 489 610 1880
Lee Slattery 493 444 370
Kodai Ichihara 542 604 197
Billy Hurley III N/R 449 1166
Nick Hardy N/R 457 2072
Brian Davis N/R 742 2072
Andreas Halvorsen N/R N/R 751
Andy Pope N/R N/R 1986
Austin Eckroat (a) N/R N/R N/R
Brandon Wu (a) N/R N/R 2072
Brendon Todd N/R N/R 999
Cameron Young (a) N/R N/R N/R
Chandler Eaton (a) N/R N/R N/R
Charles Danielson N/R N/R 1461
Chip McDaniel N/R N/R 923
Chun An Yu (a) N/R N/R N/R
Collin Morikawa N/R N/R 1039
Connor Arendell N/R N/R 2072
Daniel Hillier (a) N/R N/R 1905
David Toms N/R N/R 1332
Devon Bling (a) N/R N/R 1363
Eric Dietrich N/R N/R 2072
Guillermo Pereira N/R N/R 811
Hayden Shieh N/R N/R 2072
Jovan Rebula (a) N/R N/R 1519
Kevin O’Connell (a) N/R N/R 2072
Luis Gagne N/R N/R 1543
Matt Parziale (a) N/R N/R 1543
Matthew Naumec N/R N/R 2072
Michael Thorbjornsen (a) N/R N/R N/R
Noah Norton (a) N/R N/R N/R
Richard H. Lee N/R N/R 2072
Ryan Sullivan N/R N/R 2001
Spencer Tibbits (a) N/R N/R N/R
Stewart Hagestad (a) N/R N/R 2072
Viktor Hovland (a) N/R N/R 680

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