McDowell wins RBC in playoff

golf-mcdowell01-360

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (TheSpread) – Graeme McDowell battled the winds and Webb Simpson, but managed to come out with a win in the RBC Heritage on Sunday.

View Current Golf Odds

The field dealt with fierce winds on the lakeshore, but when all was said and done, McDowell and Simpson found themselves at -9 for the tournament to force a playoff. McDowell shot a 2-under 69 on Sunday while Simpson went with an even-par 71.

In the first playoff hole, McDowell managed to make par while Simpson just missed his par putt, giving the victory to McDowell.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, McDowell had 33/1 odds to win this tournament, which means a wager of $100 on him to win will pay out an additional $3,300.

Charley Hoffman came into the final round with the lead, but shot a 6-over 77 on Sunday to finish the tournament at -5 and in a tie for sixth place. Luke Donald and Kevin Streelman tied for third place by finishing at -7 for the tournament.

Bet on Golf Odds

2013 PGA RBC Heritage Top 5 Results

1 Graeme McDowell -9 (275)*

2 Webb Simpson -9 (275)

T3 Luke Donald -7 (277)

T3 Kevin Streelman -7 (277)

5 Jerry Kelly -6 (278)

*Won in a playoff

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

Golf Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Hero World Challenge Predictions The final golf event of 2018 will get start on Thursday morning as some of the best in the world tee off in the Hero World Challenge. Here’s some golfers we like to...
Thumbnail Hero World Challenge Odds Some of the best golfers in the world come together for the final golfing event of 2018 when they compete in the Hero World...
Thumbnail Tiger vs. Phil Prediction Who will come away with the big victory in The Match, a 1-on-1 golf battle between Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson this afternoon?...
Thumbnail Tiger vs. Phil Odds A one-on-one match play event decades in the making will finally take place this Friday when Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson square of in The Match. Who is favored to win this...
Thumbnail Mayakoba Golf Classic Predictions The PGA Tour begins play in the Mayakoba Golf Classic on Thursday morning. Here’s three golfers we think should be among the top contenders to win this...