Live Betting with PGA Tour: Shell Houston OpenPublished March 31, 2016 by Sol FH
The final chance to make the Masters tee's off today from 12:20 GMT with full coverage of all the action throughout the day.
The Houston Open is the last chance for players to win points to make it to the Masters. A number of the PGA's best have made the journey to GC of Houston for a chance to win a share of the $6.8 million prize purse with top spot taking home a huge $1.2 million. J.B. Holmes will be back in action after winning last year's tournament, beating Jordan Speith and Johnson Wagner in the final playoff. This year, Holmes will need to make it past Speith, Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler and more of Golf's greatest to defend his title.
This year's course will play to to long drivers and players like Patrick Reed, Louis Oosthuizen, Charl Schwartzel and Brooks Koepka will have the advantage. Expect players like Henrik Stenson, Cameron Tringale, Dustin Johnson, Keegan Bradley and Kevin Chappell to also be among the front runners. With so much on the line, golfers that are just shy of making the Masters will be on the hunt for the needed points. There are a total of 500 FedEx Cup Points on the line, which should make for an action-packed weekend of Golf.
FedEx Cup Leaderboard
As it stands today, Adam Scott is out in front of the field with two major wins and four top ten finished. Second place is held by Jason Day with Brandt Snedeker on his heels. It is still so early, which makes every win even more crucial to get the points needed to break away from the field and with 500 points on the line this weekend in Houston, expect aggressive play throughout all rounds.
PGA Online Betting
Punters from around the world are invited to bet on all the action from the PGA this season, with bet365 offering some of the best odds online. bet365 Sports has posted its favorites for the Houston Open led by Jordan Spieth at 7.00. Rickie Fowler is at 12.00, followed by Stenson, Johnson, Mickelson and Reed to round out the top five.