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Rolex Rankings tweak expected to lower Wie

Updated: August 2, 2006, 3:33 PM ET
By Eric Adelson | ESPN The Magazine

ST. ANNES, England -- The Rolex Rankings, unveiled in February by women's golf's major sanctioning bodies, were tweaked on Wednesday in a move expected to greatly affect the rankings of Michelle Wie and LPGA rookie Morgan Pressel.

The ranking system, which received intense criticism when it was introduced for placing Wie third in the world despite her infrequent appearances on the LPGA Tour, will not appear until after this week's British Open.

Based on calculations made with the new ...

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