Tag Archives: golf

  • AUGUST 6TH, 2012

    2012 PGA Championship Odds & Preview

    The PGA Championship comes to Kiawah Island’s Ocean, a course that hasn’t held a top Tour event since its first one: the 1991 Ryder Cup. The Ocean Course is infamous for its swirling winds off the Atlantic, making for a treacherous week. Here’s who’s most likely to hold up best in the year’s final major… Steve Stricker (35/1):  We told you la.....

  • JULY 18TH, 2012

    The 141st Open Championship Betting Preview and Predictions

    The 141st Open Championship Betting Preview and Predictions This week marks the start of professional golf's third Major of the season; the Open Championship which is more commonly referred to as the British Open. This year's event takes place at the Royal Lytham & St. Annes GC in Lancashire, England. It is scheduled to get underway on Thursday, July .....

  • JULY 17TH, 2012

    2012 British Open Odds and Preview

    The Open Championship returns to Royal Lytham & St. Annes for the first time since 2001. A year ago at Royal St. George’s, 150-to-1 longshot Darren Clarke took the Claret Jug. Because of his prolonged slump since then (two cuts made), Clarke comes into this week with the exact same odds. The defending champ is highly unlikely to pull off another shocke.....

  • JULY 5TH, 2012

    Get Up To $900 In Free Plays For British Open Championship at BetOnline

    The men of the links are just two weeks away from teeing off at the Open Championship, and here at Bang the Book, we are presenting a fantastic sportsbook betting option exclusively for our players to take advantage of the British Open betting lines. Of course, when we're talking about the British Open or any of the biggest events in golf, the man of the .....

  • JUNE 20TH, 2012

    Travelers Championship Preview

    After a grueling week at the U.S. Open, the Tour heads across country to the friendlier confines of TPC River Highlands. While the Olympic Club proved to be one of the most difficult courses on the schedule, River Highlands should be just the opposite. The scores should go low once again on the short par 70. Here’s a look at the best bets to come out on to.....

  • JUNE 13TH, 2012

    2012 US Open Golf Preview

    The U.S. Open returns to a renovated Lake Course at Olympic Club in Northern California, a course that should play similarly to TPC Southwind in Memphis, host of last week’s St. Jude Classic. This is a long Par 70 with tiny greens, so precision will be key once again. Here’s a look at the best bets for the second major of the year… Lee Westwood (12/.....

  • JULY 12TH, 2011

    2011 British Open Preview

    The third Major of the 2011 men’s professional golf season gets underway this Thursday with the first round of the 140th Open Championship from Royal St. George’s Golf Club in Kent. While all the Majors feature an international field, the Open Championship is the one golf tournament that is truly comprised of all the best golfers in the world. The fol.....

  • JUNE 15TH, 2011

    2011 US Open Preview

    Professional golf’s second Major of the 2011 season gets underway this Thursday with the first round of the US Open at Congressional Country Club, which is just outside our Nation’s Capital in Bethesda, Maryland. This tournament is often considered the most stringent test of golf the pros will face all season long as the USGA, which runs this event, is n.....

  • JUNE 1ST, 2011

    PGA Tour ‘Money List Futures’ Update – June 1

    The PGA Tour is well over halfway into its 2011 tournament schedule so we already have a good idea of which players have legitimate chances of winning this year’s PGA’s money title given the amount of prize money that is still left on the table. Bodog.com as updated its current odds for each player still in contention, so it is a good time to try and min.....

  • APRIL 4TH, 2011

    2011 Masters – Betting Preview

    This year marks the 75th installment of the Masters Tournament from Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia. Golf’s first Major of the season kicks off with first round action this Thursday, April 7 and concludes with the fourth and final round on Sunday, April 10. The pairings for the first two rounds will not be released until Tuesday, but yo.....