McIlroy wins Deutsche Bank Title

golf-mcilroy03-360

NORTON, MA (TheSpread) – Rory McIlroy took over the lead in the 2012 FedEx Cup Playoffs on Monday, as he won the Deutsche Bank Championship.

View Current Golf Odds

McIlroy posted a 4-under 67 on Monday to finish the tournament at -20 overall, one shot ahead of Louis Oosthuizen. Oosthuizen shot a 71 on Monday to finish at -19 overall after holding a two-shot lead entering the final round.

Tiger Woods came in third place for the tournament at -18 overall. Woods carded a 5-under 66 on Monday.

According to oddsmakers, McIlroy had 10/1 odds to win this event to begin the week, which means a wager of $100 will pay out an additional $1,000.

McIlroy now leads Nick Watney by over 1,300 points for first in the FedEx Cup standings. Woods is just 51 points behind Watney for second with two tournaments remaining.

For top 5 results from the 2012 PGA Deutsche Bank Championship, see below

PGA Deutsche Bank Championship Top 5 Results

1 Rory McIlroy -20 (264)

2 Louis Oosthuizen -19 (265)

3 Tiger Woods -18 (266)

T4 Phil Mickelson -14 (270)

T4 Dustin Johnson -14 (270)

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Golf Top Stories

Thumbnail PGA Championship Picks The 2016 PGA Championship tees off on Thursday morning. Which golfers should you consider wagering on this weekend?
Thumbnail PGA Championship Odds The final major championship of the year takes place this week. Here is a look at the odds to win the PGA Championship.
Thumbnail RBC Canadian Open Picks The British Open Championship gets underway early Thursday morning. Here is a look at some golfers we like to contend for this year’s...
Thumbnail RBC Canadian Open Odds A solid field of golfers is set to compete in Canada this week for the RBC Canadian Open. Here’s a look at the favorites to win.
Thumbnail Stenson tops Mickelson The final round of the British Open Championship featured one of the great duals in golf history, but it was Henrik Stensonthat proved to be too much for Phil...
More inGolf Articles  

Recent Discussions Other Sports

PGA Championship Betting News and Notes on Wed, Jul 2016 by Blade
UFC Betting Notebook on Wed, Jul 2016 by Blade
The Open Championship Recap on Mon, Jul 2016 by Blade
British Open Betting News and Notes on Wed, Jul 2016 by Blade
Advertisement