Hero World Challenge Odds
Some of the top golfers in the world come together this weekend for the Hero World Challenge, which also features the return of Tiger Woods. Here is a look at the odds to win this event.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Dustin Johnson is favored to win this event, as he has +550 odds. Other short odds to win are Jordan Spieth (+600) and Hideki Matsuyama (+800). Tiger Woods is listed with +3300 odds to win. This tournament fields just 18 golfers and takes place Thursday-Sunday from Albany, New Providence in The Bahamas.
Johnson is third in the world rankings. He has three wins in the 2016 year and 14 top-10 finishes. He has finished outside the top 5 in five of his last six events.
Spieth won this event in 2014 and is currently fifth in the world rankings. Spieth is a three-time winner this year with 12 top-10 finishes. He is coming off a win in Australia in his last tournament.
Matsuyama is sixth in the world rankings. He is on a big hot streak right now, winning three of his last four tournaments, placing second in the fourth event. He has four wins in 2016.
Woods is a five-time winner of this tournament, last doing so in 2011. He currently is 898th in the world rankings and hasn’t played this year. He has been injured most of the last three years and is seeking his first win since 2013.