McIlroy takes WGC event

2014-mcilroy01-360

AKRON, Ohio (TheSpread) – Rory McIlroy continued his strong play as of late, winning the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday.

View Current Golf Odds

Coming off his win in the British Open, McIlroy wins another high-profile event a week before the PGA Championship. McIlroy won the event by shooting an 66 on Sunday to finish at -15 for the tournament, two shots ahead of Sergio Garcia. Garcia started the day in the lead, but carded a 71 to finish at -13 overall. McIlroy is now the No. 1-ranked player in the world.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, McIlroy came into this tournament with 6/1 odds to win the event, which means a wager of $100 on him to prevail will pay out an additional $600.

Charl Schwartzel made a big climb on the day, shooting a 6-under 64 to get to -9 for the tournament, which put him in a tie for fourth. Tiger Woods was forced to withdraw during his final round after injuring his back on one of the early holes. His status for the PGA Championship is now in question.

Bet on Golf Odds

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

Golf Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Valero Texas Open Odds The next stop on the 2018 PGA Tour is the Valero Texas Open. Here is a look at the odds to come away with the victory in this week’s...
Thumbnail RBC Heritage Picks The RBC Heritage is set to tee off on Thursday morning. Here’s three golfers we think you should consider wagering on this weekend.
Thumbnail RBC Heritage Odds After an eventful first major, the PGA Tour heads north of the border for the RBC Heritage. Here’s a look at the odds to win this tournament.
Thumbnail Masters Final Round Odds We are down to the final 18 holes of the Masters Championship and some big names are on the leaderboard. Here’s an updated look at...
Thumbnail Updated Masters Odds The second round of the Masters Championship featured a lot of movement and a new leader. Here’s a look at the updated odds to claim the green jacket this weekend.

Recent Discussions Other Sports

Keeneland Santa Anita 04-07-2018 on Sat, Apr 2018 by Shazman
PGA Golf: Weekly Waggle - Masters on Wed, Apr 2018 by Shazman
The 2018 Masters on Mon, Apr 2018 by Shazman
Horses: At the Gate - Saturday on Sat, Mar 2018 by Shazman