Take a look at Sports.net’s golf betting tips for all the statistics, analysis and odds you need. There are tournaments to look forward to throughout the year, from the four majors to the Ryder Cup and other illustrious events.
The golf calendar is packed with excitement for spectators and sports bettors alike, whether you follow the European Race to Dubai or the US PGA Tour. It can be hard to pick winners with so many competitors in each field, but that means the odds are extremely appealing – even for the favourites – and there are a wide range of other bets available besides the outright champion.
When it comes to Masters betting or another major, the number of markets is enormous. You can wager on someone placing in the top five or ten, bet on who will win a particular round or predict whether there will be a hole in one. You can also pick out which player will come off better in a particular head-to-head, even if it is not a matchplay event.
The betting tips below explore all the different elements that could be worth keeping in mind, including the course that is being played on and whether it favours the stronger drivers or the golfers with the best short games.
Major golf will return to Northern Ireland for the first time since 1951 as Royal Portrush hosts The Open Championship from 18th to 21st July. With a spectacularly revamped course, the potential for a home-grown winner and a host of ambitious contenders, it promises to be one of the most captivating tournaments in years.
The first major championship of the 2018 season will get into full swing on Thursday as the world’s top golfers come together at the fabled Augusta National to battle it out for the coveted green jacket and the title of Masters champion.
December is traditionally a quiet month, both for professional golfers and for those who like to bet on the sport, but it is also a time when bettors can start thinking about the big tournaments that are scheduled for the coming year.
The United States will attempt to defend their Solheim Cup title this weekend when the 15th edition of the tournament takes place in Iowa.
Browse through previous golf betting tips here to take in even more information about players’ recent form and golf betting terms. One of the unusual features of golf is that individual players cannot directly influence how their competitors are performing, making it very different to other sports. If you feel confident about who will shine at a particular event, you can even place a Forecast or a Tricast to rank the order of the top two or three. The tips below provide more details about golf bets such as these and much more.