With the recent growth of Daily Fantasy Sports in golf, the sport of golf has drawn a following that now not only plays DFS but also wagers on the sport. Golf provides viewers the ability to bet on who will win the specific tournament, who will be the leader at the end of the first round, who will finish higher between two golfers and many future bets for various large major tournaments such as the Masters and the overall FedExCup Points Winner.
Betting on golf is not only fun and creates excitement but it is also odds based so the profit and loss margin can be in the gamblers favor. For example, if you were to put $100 on Cameron Smith to win the Sentry Tournament of Champions Golf Tournament at 85/1 and he would win the tournament, you would win yourself $8500! Those are not untypical and happen several times throughout the year of golf.
Golf in it of itself is fun to play, but in most situations is boring to watch unless you have a reason to root for a specific golfer, like placing a wager with the hopes of cashing in bigtime!
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US sports legends to take part in ‘The Match: Champions for Charity’ a coronavirus relief event. Tiger Woods/Payton Manning to take on Phil Mickelson/Tom Brady. Sportsbooks have released early odds for the event, making the Woods/Manning duo the favorite. ‘The Match: Champions for Charity’ is the name of a golf event that’s supposed to take […]
PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan hints golf might resume play on June 11. Professional golf may return to the US with the Charles Schwab Challenge. 2020 PGA Championship to be the only major of the 2019-20 season. PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan has recently appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Alley where he discussed possible dates for […]
The biggest golf competition of the season so far is fast approaching, with the best stars in the world heading to the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra, Florida. There is a clear favourite in the betting to win the Players Championship this season, but who will be the one standing tall after the 39th edition […]
The European Tour is back with another top-notch title that will reunite a fair few worthy golfers, from Sami Valimaki to Adri Arnaus, they are all coming for a good time. And the Middle East is definitely a great place for the latest installment in the European Tour and the Oman Open teeing off tomorrow, […]
The PGA Tour season never rests and this is good news for all of you who enjoy watching the best of your favorite players and game all year-round. Tradition is equally important and The Honda Classic 2020 is reuniting some of the best golfers for yet another installment of action-packed golfing. In its 43-year-long history, […]
The Puerto Rico Open is upon us with $3,000,000 on the line and some of the most accomplished names in European golf all trickling in. Trainer is returning to defend his 2019 title and Ian Poulter is bringing a solid experience with himself. 2020 Puerto Rico Open Overview Coming on February 20, the Puerto Rico […]
With the WGC-Mexico Championship days away, the big scramble for the title is upon us. The big upset is that a number of golfers won’t turn up, but then again, Dustin Johnson stands to win back-to-back and defend his title. 2020 WGC-Mexico Championship: Woods, Koepka, Day Out The field of golfers for the 2020 WGC-Mexico […]
A top field of American golfers joins the Saudi International on Thursday, January 30 Dustin Johnson will be defending his 2019 title and attempt to win back-to-back Gavin Green and Tom Lewis listed as worthy long-shots for the title With just a few days on the clock, the Saudi International is the latest PGA Tour […]
The Phoenix Open is back with 132 contenders and a $7,300,000 prize purse Rickie Fowler will be defending his 2019 title in an attempt to win a back-to-back award John Rahm in the lead, although Bubba Watson and Hideki Matsuyama are some of the best bets for this year’s event Rickie Fowler is returning to […]