Viewing: February, 2015

Feb 26

February 26, 2015

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Ryder Cup – The Horschel Effect

On top of the somewhat surprising news coming out from the US that Davis Love III is the new Ryder Cup captain, there were some interesting changes in the selection process. There are still 4 wild cards, however the final pick will not be named until after the Tour Championship, just days before the start of the Ryder Cup itself. This change is something of a knee jerk reaction to last year, when Billy Horschel performed so well in the…

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Feb 24

February 24, 2015

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Honda Classic Golf Betting Preview

Weekly Betting Preview for the PGA Tour The tour moves across the US this week from California to Florida for the Honda Classic. This weeks tournament sees the 2015 tour debut for world number one Rory McIlroy, which definitely puts an interesting slant on any tournament from a betting point of view, Rory being the lowest odds of the season so far. Before we look at the Honda Classic let’s look back at last week. James Hahn won a 3-way…

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Feb 17

February 17, 2015

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Northern Trust Open – Golf Betting Preview

Weekly Betting Preview for the PGA Tour The Northern Trust Open takes place this week as the tour remains in California after the adventures at Pebble Beach last week. Brandt Snedeker managed to win the Pro-Am last week at something of a canter in the end, despite the event looking wide open going into Sunday. From a betting point of view, Snedeker was very pickable having had top twenty finishes in his previous two events and being a previous winner…

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Feb 10

February 10, 2015

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AT & T Pebble Beach Pro Am Betting Preview

Weekly Betting Preview for the PGA Tour The AT & T Pebble Beach Pro Am is the sixth stop on the PGA Tour this year. This event has an interesting format, with the field of 156 players playing at three courses (Pebble Beach, La Quinta and Monterey Peninsula) from Thursday to Saturday, before the cut is made on Saturday night, all the remaining players playing Pebble Beach on Sunday. This format makes it quite interesting from a betting point of…

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Feb 3

February 3, 2015

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Farmers Insurance Open – Golf Betting Preview

Weekly Betting Preview for the PGA Tour TheĀ Farmers Insurance Open takes place this week at Torrey Pines and offers another fascinating week on the PGA Tour. Let’s start by talking about the player who finished joint last at the Phoenix Open – not Michael Hopper, the PGA pro from Phoenix who shot rounds of 81 and 74, but Tiger Woods who followed up a mediocre 73 with a truly dreadful 82. Much has been made of the swing of Tiger…

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