FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – With Brooks Koepka all however assured of a profitable title protection on the PGA Championship, there’s nonetheless an opportunity for bettors to revenue off Koepka’s fourth main title earlier than he closes the deal. However they’ll should convey their wallets to take action.
Koepka began the week at 10/1 odds on the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook, and heading into the third spherical with a seven-shot lead he was a whopping 1/four favourite. However after Koepka shot an even-par 70 to keep up that benefit, these odds took one other tumble heading into the ultimate spherical.
Koepka is now a 1/16 favourite at Westgate, that means bettors should wager $1600 for each $100 they hope to revenue. It’s a steep value, whereas naysayers can get 9/1 odds on the “discipline,” or any participant not named Koepka. For perspective, the present value on Koepka to win is similar one being provided on the Golden State Warriors to win the NBA’s Western Convention Finals after taking a 2-Zero sequence lead towards the Portland Path Blazers.
Right here’s a have a look at the breakdown of particular person odds heading into the ultimate spherical at Bethpage, with Koepka knocking on the doorstep of one other main win:
1/16: Brooks Koepka
20/1: Dustin Johnson
80/1: Luke Checklist
100/1: Harold Varner III, Jazz Janewattananond
125/1: Hideki Matsuyama, Xander Schauffele
150/1: Matt Wallace