Oddsmakers have Jon Rahm, recent off his first win at a significant, because the clear-cut favourite on the 149th Open this week at Royal St. George’s.
Rahm is the favourite at 7-1 at Caesars Sportsbook by William Hill. No different golfer has single-digit odds.
Rahm has been in prime kind since early June. He had a commanding 6-shot lead heading into the ultimate spherical on the Memorial Match, earlier than being forced to withdraw after testing optimistic for COVID-19. Upon getting back from quarantine, he won the U.S. Open, his first main, and completed seventh final week on the Scottish Open.
The betting motion on The Open at U.S. sportsbooks is comparatively evenly divided, with Rahm and Koepka receiving probably the most assist. Extra money has been wagered on Rahm than another golfer at Caesars Sportsbook at William Hill, whereas Koepka has attracted probably the most assist at PointsBet and BetMGM.
“The 2 guys that I am most involved about proper now are [Victor] Hovland and [Louis] Oosthuizen,” Nick Bogdanovich, director of buying and selling for William Hill U.S., stated in an organization launch Monday. “Each are enjoying rather well, and we have good legal responsibility on them.”
Oosthuizen is 30-1, and Hovland is 40-1.
Climate forecasts at Royal St. George’s in Sandwich, England, name for temperatures within the low 70s, with winds round 10-15 mph for the early rounds and calming for Sunday.
Darren Clarke received the final Open at Royal St. George’s in 2011. He was one among solely 4 gamers who completed beneath par. Clarke is 500-1 this week.
Shane Lowry, who received the 2019 Open, is 33-1. The 2020 Open was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.