The players and fireworks are ready to launch over the Fourth of July at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit. I've been providing tournament updates and information you can bet on at TheLines for this week's Rocket Mortgage Classic. The initial tournament preview provides tournament history, course breakdown and some information on the top-ranked players in the field.
We then add the players odds to win as they are posted Monday at FanDuel, DraftKings and BetMGM along with other props and ...
The interest and growth in golf betting continues this week at the Rocket Mortgage Classic. The players will go low again on the renovated Donald Ross North course design. Last year, longshot Nate Lashley (-25) won the inaugural event by six shots, and 45 players posted double-digit under par final scores.
The field playing at Detroit Golf Club this week includes seven of the top-25 players in the Official World Golf Rankings. You can get a hole-by-hole breakdown of the course and follow...
Three Huge Longshots Top The Leaderboard Through 36 Holes At Travelers Championship Including Mickelson
The golf betting boom continues at the Travelers Championship. Lessons of longshots continue to be learned, or rather that favorites have no value when wagering to win. Along with a high house hold, the percentage of time one of the betting favorites of 25-1 or less wins a tournament just does not warrant a wager of significance.
Yet the sportsbooks continue to take most win wagers on ...
The interest and growth in golf betting continues this week with another star-studded field at the Travelers Championship. The field playing at TPC River Highlands is the strongest ever for the tournament with nine of the top-10 and 33 of the top 50 in the World Golf Rankings taking a swing down the stretch of holes and the "Golden Triangle".
COURSE AND TOURNAMENT INFO
Course: TPC River Highlands
Location: Cromwell, CT
Par: 70 / Yardage 6,843
Fairways/Rough: Bentgrass fair...
Preparing and Previewing the Strongest Field at Harbour Town in Hilton Head
The strongest field in the tournament's 52 year history head to Harbour Town for the 2020 RBC Heritage June 18-21. The Top-5 players in the World Golf Rankings will tee it up at Pete Dye's famed and popular course - Rory McIlroy, Jon Rahm, Brooks Koepka, Justin Thomas and Dustin Johnson.
You can read my initial tournament preview at TheLines, and I've included more below. Additional player information, insight, odds ...
Longshot Varner Leads Spieth By 1-Shot Through 36 Holes. DeChambeau, McIlroy, Schauffele and Thomas Top Contenders
These guys are good. The fans are not able to watch live from the golf course, but the PGA promo still applies. Some sensational shots and super scores were posted as conditions were favorable. The leaderboard is stacked with some of the games top-ranked golfers, but it's a 200-1 longshot Harold Varner III that is proving there is justice for an opportunity to compete.
Bookmakers, Picks and Betting on Longshots at Colonial
The PGA Tour returns to action this week at Colonial Country Club following a three month hiatus due to the COVID-19 health crises. And while there will be no fans in the stands for the event, there will be a strong field competing on the course with 16 of the top 20 players in the World Golf Rankings. Not included is Tiger Woods or Adam Scott, who will not be playing during June due to coronavirus concerns and the PGA's safety plan.
Champions For Charity: Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning Dominate Early in Victory over Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady for COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Nearly every hole Tiger Woods was striping it. Peyton Manning chipped in and played well as his partner. As Phil Mickelson sprayed it early and Tom Brady struggled even worse, the lead grew to +3 through 6 holes for Woods and Manning in The Match: Champions for Charity.
I previewed the made-for-TV event in an article at Forbes - Odds Favor Tiger Woods ...