GOLF PGA ARTICLES
Thursday, December 5th, 2013
Golf betting - Tiger Woods favored to win Northwestern Mutual World Challenge which begins December 5thBy Kyle Markus
Boxing Betting Online: Tiger Woods is the favorite to win the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge, which will be held from December 5th through 8th, 2013, at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, California. There are only 18 players in the field and Woods comes in at +253 to pick up his sixth career title in the tournament in golf betting. Continue...
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013Jack White
Bet Northwestern Mutual World Challenge Golf Online: Sherwood CC in Thousand Oaks, California will host the 2013 Northwestern Mutual World Challenge for the fourteenth consecutive year. The tournament will move to Florida in 2014 so this is it for Sherwood CC. Continue...
Tuesday, November 12nd, 2013Jack White
Bet PGA Tour Golf Online: The OHL Classic is the final stop of the new wraparound season’s autumn start, giving early birds one more chance to stockpile FedExCup points before the holiday break. The tournament moved from spring to fall so it will be intriguing to see how much different the course will play. Continue...
Bet PGA Tour Golf Online: The field is set for the 2013 WGC-HSBC Champions as 78 players from 21 countries will tee it up at the Sheshan International Golf Club this week to compete for a $8.5 million prize fund in the fourth and final World Golf Championships of the year. The field contains 25 of the 2013 European Tour winners, 22 of the 2013 US PGA TOUR winners, 40 of the 50 top ranked players and 23 Ryder Cup players with 66 appearances between them. But no Tiger Woods! Where is Adam Scott? Continue...
Bet PGA Tour Golf Online: British Open titleholder Phil Mickelson, making his first start in Malaysia, and defending champion Nick Watney headline a limited field of just 78 players. Thirteen entrants finished among the top 30 in last season’s FedExCup race. Hall of Famer Ernie Els and fastrising Graham DeLaet are among four pros who played for the International team at last month’s Presidents Cup while three members of the U.S. roster will make the trip; Mickelson, Keegan Bradley and Bill Haas. Continue...
Thursday, October 17th, 2013
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open - Zach Johnson is Tough Player to Bet Against With His Streak and Double Digit Golf OddsBy Barry Barger
Golf Betting Online: The Shriners Hospital has been around for a long time and is drawing some of the major golfers now that FedExCup points are involved.
The Shriners Hospital for Children Open may have been overlooked by me as a PGA Tour event with golf odds, but this event has the importance of being the first event with FedExCup points awarded and the winner gets a 2014 Masters invitation. Continue...
Sunday, October 13rd, 2013Barry Barger
Golf Betting Online: The winners of the 4 Major golf tournaments have many responsibilities and bonuses, but I’m not sure which the PGA Grand Slam of Golf is.
The PGA Grand Slam of Golf matches the current winners of the 4 Major golf tournaments, and will be doing so for the 31st time when it is held on October 15th and 16th or Tuesday and Wednesday for weekday golf wagering couch potatoes. Continue...
Monday, September 30th, 2013Jack White
Bet Presidents Cup Golf Online: The Presidents Cup, which will be played for the 10th time in 2013, was developed to give the world's best non-European players an opportunity to compete in international team match-play competition. A biennial event played in non-Ryder Cup years. The U.S. Team holds a lopsided 7-1-1 advantage in the competition right now with the lone International victory coming at Royal Melbourne in 1998. Continue...
Monday, September 23rd, 2013Kyle Markus
Golf Betting Online: The United States has dominated the President’s Cup in recent years and is expected to be the favorite against the international team once again in 2013. The tournament will be held from October 3rd through 6th, 2013 at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Columbus, Ohio.
The United States team features Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, among others, and it will shoot for a fifth consecutive team victory in golf betting. Continue...
Tuesday, September 17th, 2013Jack White
Bet The TOUR Championship Online: FedExCup regular-season point’s leader Tiger Woods, The Barclays winner Adam Scott and Deutsche Bank Championship victor Henrik Stenson headline the 30 - man roster chasing for the 10 million bonus that goes to the season champion. The points will be reset, meaning the top five only have to win the TOUR Championship to capture the FedExCup. Continue...
Monday, September 9th, 2013Jack White
Bet BMW Championship Golf Online: New FedExCup No. 1 Henrik Stenson and No. 2 Tiger Woods head the list of 70 players who advanced through the first two playoff events. Stenson’s victory at the Deutsche Bank Championship knocked Woods from the top perch. Woods will be looking to regain the top spot which he had occupied since March. Seventy players are in the field this week with the top 30 advancing to the season finale. The field is one the strongest in golf with 20 Presidents Cup selections – all 12 U.S. team members and eight from the International squad. Continue...
Wednesday, September 11st, 2013
PGA betting - Tiger Woods aims for FedEx Cup title at the Tour Championship beginning September 19thBy Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: The PGA season will come to an end at the Tour Championship, the final leg of the four-tournament ‘Chase for the FedEx Cup’. The winner of this tournament is not necessarily destined to be the champion, but the points boost certainly will help anyone near the top of the leaderboard. The event will be held from September 19th through 22nd, 2013, at East Lake Golf Course in Atlanta, Georgia. Continue...
Monday, September 9th, 2013Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: Three-time winner Simon Dyson will return to the KLM Open looking to become the first golfer in history to win the tournament four times. The event will be held from September 12th through 15th, 2013, at Kennemer Golf and Country Club in Zandvoort, the Netherlands. Dyson is currently tied with Seve Ballesteros and Bernhard Langer for most career victories at the KLM Open and must be considered one of this year’s favorites in PGA gambling. Continue...
Thursday, September 5th, 2013Jack White
Bet PGA Tour Golf Online: Next week’s BMW Championship will be many players’ first trip to Conway Farms, the suburban Chicago layout that will host the third leg of the FedExCup Playoffs. Conway Farms has hosted a handful of national amateur events, but this will be its first PGA TOUR event. The new venue adds some spice to the Playoffs and preparing for a new course adds a new challenge for the BMW’s elite field. The top 70 players in the FedExCup qualified for the event. The FedExCup's top 30 after the BMW will qualify for the following week’s TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola. So I am no rocket scientist but that means that a lot is on the line next week and forty players’ season will be over. Continue...
Saturday, September 7th, 2013
PGA betting - Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, other PGA elite ready for BMW Championship beginning September 12thBy Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: Tiger Woods will aim for a third career victory at the BMW Championship when it is held from September 12th through 15th, 2013 at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois. He may be the favorite but the field is stacked, as it includes Phil Mickelson, Ernie Els, Luke Donald and many other top golfers. Rory McIlroy is the defending champion but has been inconsistent since surging Continue...
Tuesday, August 27th, 2013Jack White
Bet Deutsche Bank Championship Golf Online: The FedExCup Playoffs continue this week as the PGA Tour heads to Boston for the Deutsche Bank Championship. Last week eliminated 25 players, leaving the field at 100 this week in Boston. Zach Johnson and Steve Stricker, who both sat out The Barclays for personal reasons, return as every one of the top 100 players in the FedExCup standings are expected to tee it up. The top 70 in the FedExCup standings after the Deutsche Bank Championship will advance to the third playoff event in Chicago September 12-15. Continue...
Monday, August 26th, 2013Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: Zach Johnson grew up about an hour from the TPC Deere Run in Illinois, and his hometown course was very good to him last year. The PGA Tour veteran will look to repeat as champion of the tournament when it is held from Thursday, July 11th through Sunday, July 14th, 2013, at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois. It was Johnson’s ninth career victory and he could be in the mix again this year in PGA wagering. Continue...
Sunday, August 25th, 2013Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: The top 100 ranked players in the world will participate at the Deutsche Bank Championship, the second leg of the four events in the FedEx Cup Playoffs. The tournament will be held from August 30th through September 2nd, 2013 at TPC Boston in Norton, Massachusetts. Tiger Woods is the top-seeded player entering the PGA postseason and could be the player to beat in PGA wagering. Continue...
Monday, August 19th, 2013Jack White
Bet The Barclays Golf Online: The 125-man field for the 2013 FedExCup Playoffs is set. The first event in the four-event Playoffs, The Barclays, begins Thursday at Liberty National in Jersey City, New Jersey. Though the top 125 in points qualify for the field, Steve Stricker (family time) and Zach Johnson (brother’s wedding) already have announced they won’t play. For Stricker, who has drastically scaled back his schedule this year, it marks the first time he won’t tee it up at a FedExCup Playoff event. Continue...
Monday, August 12nd, 2013Jack White
Bet Wyndham Championship Golf Online: It’s the final opportunity for players to punch a FedExCup playoff ticket by moving into the top 125 on the points list. A year ago, only Heath Slocum was able to grab a last-gasp spot with a move from 128th to No. 124. Notable players who hover around the bubble include European Ryder Cup standouts Martin Kaymer (119th) and Nicolas Colsaerts (126th), triple major winner Padraig Harrington (128th), Sanderson Farms champion Woody Austin (134th) and Hall of Famer Vijay Singh (141st). … In the past three years, no one has managed to snatch a playoff berth from outside 140th in the standings entering Greensboro. Continue...
Monday, August 12nd, 2013Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: Paul Lawrie will look to become the first player to repeat as champion at the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles when the tournament is held from August 22nd through 25th, 2013 at the Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland. Lawrie won last year’s title by shooting a 16-under 272 over the four rounds. He is the No. 45 ranked player in the world and could be among the favorites to win in European PGA odds. Continue...
Saturday, August 17th, 2013Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: Vijay Singh already has the most career championships at The Barclays and will look to add to his total in this year’s tournament, which will be held from August 22nd through 25th, 2013, at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey. Singh has won four times in the past and even though he’s older now, should still be considered among the favorites in PGA betting. Continue...
Monday, August 5th, 2013Jack White
Bet PGA Championship Golf Online: World No. 1 Tiger Woods, a multiple winner in 2013 (5 times) but not in a major since 2008, gets a final shot of the year to end his longest major-less run. Tiger is 0-17 and seemingly can’t play a good round on Sunday in a major. Others trying to keep Woods on his skid include reigning major champions Phil Mickelson (British Open), Justin Rose (U.S. Open) and Adam Scott (Masters) which head traditionally the strongest field of the year, with 99 of the top 100 in the world rankings expected to participate. The only exception is No. 12 Louis Oosthuizen, plagued by back and neck woes since May withdrew last week. Continue...
Monday, August 5th, 2013Kyle Markus
PGA Betting Online: Defending champion Sergio Garcia has announced his intentions to return to the Wyndham Championships, which will be held from August 15th through 18th, 2013 at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina.
This is the last tournament of the season before the four-event Playoffs for the FedEx Cup. Garcia could again be one of the favorites in PGA odds but it’s an important tournament for many as they look to improve their spot in the rankings. Continue...