Last year's 2017 PGA Tour Player of the Year also now leads the FedEx Cup rankings, a title which he convincingly won last year.
And then there are the thoroughbreds slightly further back like McIlroy and Jason Day, both former World No 1s, who are eminently capable of putting a hot streak together in a run of big tournaments and wrestling back top spot.
An 11th place finish on Sunday night at a Players' Championship dominated by victor Webb Simpson took him to No 1.
Thomas finished with his best round of the week in Florida, shooting a six-under 66 to finish 11 under.
Thomas has become the 21st world number one. Jon Rahm, Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose also could have dethroned Johnson during the Players Championship.
Johnson had enjoyed 64 consecutive weeks as world number one. Thomas finished 2017 at No. 3 in the world, behind Johnson and Spieth.
Thomas won his first major at the PGA Championship last August. It is these good performances that lead him to collect last years FedEx Cup and Player of the Year awards.
The 2017 US PGA Championship victor said: "It's important, but it's not something where it's like I just want to do it once".
"It means a lot, but it's something I want to have for a long time, it's not something I just want to have once", Thomas said following the Players Championship. Only Tiger Woods, Greg Norman and Nick Faldo have had longer ones, and only four men including Rory McIlroy have ever spent more total weeks as the top-ranked player in the world.
The closure comes just five days before Venezuelans head to the polls to decide whether to re-elect President Nicolas Maduro. He has lived in Uruguay since 2009, combining telecommunications business with part-time promotion of Russian culture.
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Her husband, Jonathan Allen, faces multiple charges of torture and felony child abuse . "My husband has a lot of tattoos". Allen and Ina Rogers of Fairfield, California, have 10 children and are in jail on felony child abuse charges.
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According to the report, this means that Samsung is on track to roll out the Galaxy Note 9 one month earlier, as early as August. Korean media are now reporting that not only will the Galaxy Note 9 be launched earlier this year, so will the Galaxy S10 .
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Meanwhile, Canyon County spokesman joe Decker told the Idaho Statesman that most precincts are seeing higher-than average turnout. And, as partial repayment for those efforts, the least the rest of us could do is get our ballots in on time.
An official statement said: "The makers believe 1 June is a better date from a distributional point of view". Interestingly, June 1 is also when Harshvardhan's sister Sonam Kapoor's Veere Di Wedding hits screens.
BJP's Andhra battle plays out in Karnataka
The Naidu government has been accusing the Narendra Modi government of denying special category status to Andhra. Political analyst Palwai Raghavendra Reddy said the Karnataka election verdict will have no impact on AP.
Ford to resume F-150, Super Duty production
Production of the Expedition and Navigator SUVs continues without interruption at Louisville, Ford said. A team in Nottingham was waiting to receive the die and take it to Meridian's nearby factory.
Tata Steel Posts Q4 Profit At Rs 14,688 Crore
The company's consolidated net profit stood at Rs 2,879 crore, up from Rs 1,008 crore in the same period a year ago . The companys scrip closed at Rs 336.65, up 0.87 per cent on the BSE, against 0.44 per cent decline in the benchmark.
Meghan Markle's sister Samantha has been hospitalised
Samantha was in the passenger seat and he alleges that she hit the windshield and that her foot was twisted backward . This comes as Markle's half-sister launched a scathing attack on the U.S. actress just days before the Royal Wedding.
Kangaroo in Clarks Hill gets people hopping
Officers at McCormick County Sheriff's Office were dispatched after receiving reports of the rogue animal on a highway on May 15. Officials say it is legal to have a pet kangaroo in SC and the owner had all the proper documents.
ITC Q4 net up 9.8% to Rs 2933 crore
Tobacco-to-hospitality major ITC has registered a 9.9 per cent growth in net profit for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2018. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 2,669.47 crore in the January-March period a year ago, ITC said in a BSE filing.
Walmart adds Lord and Taylor brands to its website
To distinguish the new flagship site, a Premium Brands from Lord & Taylor header will run across each premium brand page. At the same time, Lord & Taylor is eager to tap into the retail giant's millions of customers across the country.