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 Fort Worth Invitational Predictions The PGA Tour will begin play in the Fort Worth Invitational on Thursday morning. Here are three golfers we think can...
Thumbnail Fort Worth Invitational Odds The PGA Tour remains in Texas this week for the Fort Worth Invitational. Here’s a look at the odds to win this tournament.
Thumbnail AT&T Byron Nelson Predictions The next event up for the 2018 PGA Tour is the AT&T Byron Nelson. Here’s a look at the odds to win this year’s tournament.
Thumbnail AT&T Byron Nelson Odds The next event up for the 2018 PGA Tour is the AT&T Byron Nelson. Here’s a look at the odds to win this year’s tournament.
Thumbnail The Players Championship Picks One of the biggest non-major tournaments takes place this week, as golfers will contend for The Players Championship. Here’s a look at the odds to win this tournament.

Recent Discussions Other Sports

UEFA Champions League Final on Sat, May 2018 by Shazman
Belmont Stakes on Sun, May 2018 by Surfer
Horses: Preakness Stakes Breakdown on Sat, May 2018 by Surfer
Kentucky Derby Picks on Sat, May 2018 by Shazman
Horses: Kentucky Derby News and Notes on Sat, May 2018 by Shazman