Bet on Golf: AT&T National Odds – Woods the Favorite





Bet on Golf: AT&T National Odds – Woods the Favorite

Golf betting action resumes on the PGA Tour beginning Thursday with AT&T National odds from Aronimink Golf Club, Newton Square, Pennsylvania. The AT&T National features a total purse of .2 million with a winning share of just over .1 million and 500 FedExCup points. Tiger Woods is the defending champion and favored to win once again at online sportsbooks. Woods will return to defend his title and opened as a 3-1 favorite in PGA Tour odds, which was far and away the top choice. Despite all of his problems off the course and his struggles on it Woods is still ranked number one at the Official World Golf Ranking.

Woods has entered 5 events this year and made the cut 4 times with 2 top 10 finishes. His best two finishes were in majors as he ended up 4th both at the Masters and at the US Open. Jim Furyk was the next choice in PGA Tour betting at 12-1. Furyk ranks 5th overall with the Official World Golf Ranking. Furyk has 2 wins this year out of 13 events entered with 11 cuts made and 4 top 10 finishes. Furyk won the Transitions Championship this year and was also a playoff winner at the Verizon Heritage. Bet Tiger Woods 3-1 as a golf betting favorite in 2010 AT&T National odds which can be seen on the Golf Channel and CBS.

Sean O’Hair opened as the third PGA Tour betting choice at 22-1. O’Hair ranks 27th overall with the Official World Golf Ranking. O’Hair has made the cut in 12 out of 15 events this year with 1 top 10 finish. O’Hair’s best finish was at the SBS Championship where he finished 4th. Robert Allenby opened as a 30-1 longshot in AT&T National odds. Allenby ranks 14th on the Official World Golf Ranking and has 11 cuts made in 15 events with 4 top 10 finishes. Allenby has had 3 close calls this year as he finished 2nd in the Sony Open, the Tavistock Cup, and The Players Championship. Ben Crane, Rickie Fowler and Justin Rose all also opened at 30-1with the field at 10-1.

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