The Barclays Odds
The 2016 FedEx Cup Playoffs get started this week with The Barclays. Here is a look at the odds to win this tournament.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Jason Day is favored to win this week, as he has 15/2 odds. Other short odds to win are Dustin Johnson (9/1), Rory McIlroy (10/1) and Henrik Stenson (12/1). The Barclays takes place this Thursday-Sunday from Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, New York.
Jason Day is the defending champion of this tournament and he finished second in 2014. He is No. 1 in the world rankings and has three wins this year. He has finished in the top 10 in nine events in 2016.
Johnson won this tournament in 2011. Johnson is No. 2 in the world rankings. He has had a great 2016, winning two tournaments, including his first major. He also has 11 top-10 finishes.
McIlroy has yet to win this tournament. He is fifth in the world rankings. He has one win to his credit this year with 10 top-10 finishes. However, he has missed the cut in two of his last four tournaments.
Stenson hasn’t won this tournament, but finished second last year to Day. He is now fourth in the world rankings. He has won two of his last five events, including a major, and also finished second in the recent Olympics.