RBC Canadian Open – betting tips 93

After the drama of a Monday finish at the Open Championship, we venture back across the pond to Oakville, Ontario and the RBC Canadian Open. Here’s the tournament lowdown: Course: Glen Abbey GC, Oakville, Ontario, Canada.   Par: 72.   Length: 7,273 yards. Course records: 72 holes – 266 Tiger Woods (2000); 18 holes – 62  Four players, most recently John Merrick (2013). Past winners: 2014 Tim Clark (-17); 2013 Brandt Snedeker (-16); 2012 Scott Piercy (-17); 2011 Sean O’Hair (-4); 2010 Carl Pettersson (-14). Weather: The weather for Oakville is set fair with temperatures in the mid-twenties. There may be some cloud cover on the weekend but there’s little chance of […]

William McGirt RBC Canadian Open

The Open Championship – betting tips 216

This week, golf returns ‘home’ to the Old Course at St Andrews. Here is the lowdown for the 144th Open Championship: Course: Old Course, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland.   Par: 72.   Length: 7,305 yards. Overview: The first Open Championship to be held at the Old Course at St Andrews was in 1873 and there have been few course changes since that date. The course is unique for a par 72 and has only two par 5s and two par 3s although there are a couple of drivable par 4s if the wind is blowing in the right direction. The ‘Home of Golf’ is the most used venue on the Open Championship […]

Martin Kaymer Open Championship

John Deere Classic – betting tips 108

With one week left until the Open Championship, the PGA Tour heads to Silvis, Illinois for the John Deere Classic. Apologies for the brief nature of this post but work constraints at the moment mean time is not something I have a lot of! Course: TPC Deere Run, Silvis, Illinois.   Par: 71.   Length: 7,268 yards. Course record: 72 holes – 258 Steve Stricker (2010); 18 holes – 59 Paul Goydos (2010). Previous Winners: 2014 Brian Harman (-22); 2013 Jordan Spieth (-19); 2012 Zach Johnson (-20); 2011 Steve Stricker (-22); 2010 Steve Stricker (-26). Overview: Host course TPC Deere Run is one of the easiest tracks on the PGA Tour, so […]

Jason Bohn John Deere Classic