The BMW Championship is the third of the four FedEx Cup playoff events on the PGA Tour schedule. One of the most popular tournaments of the year for the players, it is also one of the most popular events of the year for fans. This is a unique tournament with its own personality as only 70 players qualify for the event, there is no cut, and every player remains in contention. The FedEx Cup points earned during the regular season and during the two preceding playoff events select the field, so you not only have the best golfers, you have the best golfers playing the best golf. There is a lot on the line, too. The top 30 FedEx Cup points leaders following the BMW Championship advance to The Tour Championship, where the FedEx Cup Champion is crowned.
While the tournament is a big hit with the players and fans, it is also a hit with the gambling public. A tournament like this will always gather attention from the sportsbooks, as a field this strong playing with so much on the line brings great odds and big payouts. It’s that value that sports bettors love, and the BMW has it in spades so be sure you have a strategy together for when the BMW Championship tees off.