William Hill Masters Most Popular Future Bets
Tiger Woods withdrew from this weeks 2019 Arnold Palmer Invitational with a neck strain. The former world No. 1 announced that he was still suffering from a neck strain that prohibited him from competing at the level he believed necessary. Furthermore the Bay Hill course has been good to Woods. Tiger is an eight-time champion of this PGA event.
Woods nursing injury
Woods said his neck strain has been an issue for nearly two weeks. He played through the ailment two weeks ago and performed well at the WGC-Mexico Championship. His availability for next week’s layers Championship is undetermined.
The current No 13 world ranked golfer has not missed a scheduled event since 2017. It is likely that Woods is readying himself for the second weekend of April and the 2019 Masters in Augusta, Georgia.
2019 Masters Futures
With just over a month until the first major of the season most Vegas and Offshore Sportsbooks currently have positioned Dustin Johnson as the favorite to win this season’s first major.
Johnson earned the first-place paycheck at the WGC-Mexico Championship two weeks ago. The current world No. 1’s best finish at Augusta was in 2016 when he tied for fourth place. It is notable that Johnson has closed the final round at Augusta National as a top-10 finisher in each of his last three appearances.
William Hill published their Masters Future numbers recently. The most dollars and tickets wagered on the 2019 Masters have been placed on Tiger Woods.
2019 Masters Favorites
The 2019 Masters Tournament will begin on Thursday, April 11, 2019. William Hill opened wagering on who will win the 2019 Masters Tournament on August 13, 2018. Attached is an updated chart from the 100+ William Hill Sports Books across America (Nevada, New Jersey & West Virginia). Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson, Justin Thomas, Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka, and Rory McIlroy originally opened as the co-favorites (12/1) to win the 2019 Masters Tournament. Dustin Johnson is currently the odds-on favorite to win the 2019 Masters Tournament (12/1).
Below are two charts showing the future betting trends to win the 2019 Masters Tournament by percentage of total dollars wagered and percentage of total number of tickets.
Top 10 Most Popular Golf Future Bets by % of Total $’s Wagered to win 2019 Masters Tournament:
Top 10 Most Popular Golf Future Bets by % of Total # of tickets to win 2019 Masters Tournament: