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2020 US Open Golf Betting Odds, Predictions, Analysis and Top Contenders

2020 US Open Golf Betting Odds

A clear difference is immediately apparent for the 2020 US Open.  Certainly, 2020 brings the sporting world a “new normal.” All the rules have been broken.  For 2020 the US Open will take place after the FedEx Cup championship.  COVID-19 forced PGA leaders to change the betting on golf schedule.  Most important of all the players won’t care. Major tournaments like the US Open are what dreams are made of.  They can take away the pain of not winning the FedEx Cup.  Namely, Tiger Woods is slated to participate.  Which will draw handle and TV ratings?

2020 Golf US Open Betting Information

Date: September 17-20 2020
Course: 7477 yards, par 70
Location: Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, New York
TV Coverage: Golf Channel and NBC

2020 US Open CashBet Odds Overview

On this occasion, we are reminded about the unique US Open characteristics.  This major tournament is known for its tremendous difficulty.  Scoring is made to be extra difficult.  As a result, the sportsbook handicapping dynamics are a greater challenge.  The $12.5 million purse is the largest of all majors and PGA events.  Of course, Tiger Woods is the biggest and most popular name in the field.  Woods will be way overpriced because of fan-boy money.  Too many casual gamblers will punk down cash on the three-time US Open champ.  For that reason, a loaded field will get sharp money looks.

The US Open normally takes place in June each year.  In view of a rotation of different courses is a further challenge for players.

2020 US Open Top Contenders

Struggling Brooks Koepka Offers Recent US Open Success 

Late on Brooks Koepka has US Open championships in 2018 and 2019.  Koepka has struggled badly since reaching the top of the Official World Golf Ranking.  He has fallen to Seventh on the OWGR.  Most recently he missed the cut at the Wyndham Championship.

Bryson DeChambeau Seeks First Major Title

At age 26 Bryson DeChambeau has unlimited upside.  Consider his climb to eighth on the OWGR.  And a seventh-place standing in the FedEx Cup.  Recently DeChambeau has mixed Golf betting results.  He missed the cut at The Northern Trust.  Counter to that was a fourth-place finish at the PGA Championship.  That was his best career finish at a major.  DeChambeau has a recent win at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.

Rory McIlroy is Old Money with Proven Results

First among many accomplishments for Rory McElroy is a 2011 US Open title.  He has four major championships for his career.  McIlroy is fourth on the OWGR.  Of great concern are recent struggles.  To illustrate he hasn’t cracked the top ten in seven consecutive events.  He hasn’t posted a Bet on golf win since last November.  But gamblers still trust McIlroy.

Mr. Consistent – Jon Rahm

Second, on the OWGR is Jon Rahm.  Most recently he won the prestigious Memorial Tournament.  And was sixth at The Northern Trust.  Rahm has never won a major.  His best result was third at the 2019 US Open.

Dustin Johnson – Hottest Brand Going

First place in the FedEx Cup and OWGR standings is Dustin Johnson.  Furthermore, he won The Northern Trust.  Previously was a second-place finish at the PGA.  Johnson was 2016 US Open champion.

2020 US Open CashBet Best Bet

In this situation, Jon Rahm should finally get his first major championship.  He’s long overdue.

CASHBET Best Bets:  Jon Rahm


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