Defending Schawb Challenge Title-holder Justin Rose Cited a Favorite

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The defending Schwab Challenge champion Justin ROSE has won praise from analysts and is now listed as the most likely winner of the Thursday event. Now, Jon RAHM is also given just as much chance.

Justin Rose a Favorite at Charles Schwab Challenge

Justin Rose is will be coming into the Thursday’s Clash at the Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas to defend his Charles Schwab Challenge title. Playing against a tough field of competitors, Rose is still listed as the sportsbooks favorite, but competition is stiff.

Rose will have to stand to talents he has already met throughout the PGA Tour, including golfers such as Francesco Molinari, Xander Schauffele,Bryson DeChambeau and quite a few others. It’s a great time to make your wagers just a day before the event unfolds on the Fort Worth golf course.

Tiger Woods missed his chance to with the previous event at Bethpage, and he has decided to withdraw for Fort Worth, dashing the hopes of some avid supports who had put solid money on him.

Charles Schwab Challenge Latest Betting Odds

With golfers preparing to take on one of the more serious golf events this year, Rose will have the uneasy task of defending his title. The current odds give him a slight advantage over Jordan Speith, but a slight fluctuation in the odds since May 21 has put Jon Rahm neck-and-neck with Rose.

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2019 Charles Schwab Challenge Odds
Golfer Odds
Justin ROSE +1100
Jon RAHM +1100
Jordan SPIETH +1200
Rickie FOWLER +1400
Xander SCHAUFFELE +1600
Francesco MOLINARI +1800
Bryson DECHAMBEAU +2500
Paul CASEY +2500
Tony FINAU +2800
Louis OOSTHUIZEN +2800
Kevin KISNER +3500
Ian POULTER +4000
Rory SABBATINI +4000
Jason KOKRAK +4500
Brandt SNEDEKER +5000
Emiliano GRILLO +5000
Matthew FITZPATRICK +5000
Scott PIERCEY +5000

Odds updated as of May 22

This sums up the list of 18 players that are currently given the best chances of winning tomorrow’s golf event.

A closer look, though, suggests that the event will be narrowed down to several players exclusively, including Rose, Spieth, Rahm and DeChambeau, although quite a few underdogs and darkhorses are lurking around. Potentially, anyone given +5000 (50/1) can break into the Top 10 or even Top 3.

Golfer Odds
Justin ROSE -120
Rickie FOWLER -145
Jordan SPIETH +125
Xander SCHAUFFELE -120
Tony FINAU -120
Scott Piercy -130
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