The Players Championship has long been known as the PGA’s fifth major, and for good reason. Not only does it feature a stacked field of all of the world’s best golfers, it is always played at the historic TPC at Sawgrass and has the biggest purse of any PGA event, major or otherwise. Many past champions have used a victory at The Players Championship to springboard their career. In fact, this tournament is so famous that they keep a live feed on the iconic par three seventeenth with its island green in order to see how each player fares. The Players is a great tournament, a great week for golf fans, and a great opportunity for sports bettors as well.
In any sport, the better the competition, the better the payouts, and no one knows this better than sports gamblers. The Players Championship is an opportune time to cash in a nice wager and payout. Also, with sports events this important, the total number of wagers increases as well. Prop bets, head-to-head wagers, Top 5 Pick’ems, and many more are available with good odds the week of The Players. Knowing how to find the good value in these wagers is tough any week of the PGA Tour, but finding it the week of The Players is even tougher.