The Players Championship Odds
One of the top tournaments each year tees off later this week. Here is a look at the odds for The Players Championship.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Dustin Johnson is the favorite in this tournament, as he is getting 7/1 odds. Other short odds to win are Rory McIlroy (11/1) and Jordan Spieth (12/1). The Players Championship takes place on Thursday-Sunday from The Players Stadium Course in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Johnson is No. 1 in the world rankings and he is on quite the streak. He has finished in the top 5 in five straight tournaments, including three wins. He has finished sixth or better in eight of his last nine tournaments. He finished 28th in this tournament a year ago.
McIlroy is second in the world rankings. He is still seeking his first win of the year, but has four top-10 finishes in five events this year. He has finished in the top 10 in eight of his last 10 tournaments, including two wins. McIlroy placed 12th in this event a year ago.
Spieth currently sits fifth in the world rankings. He hasn’t competed since placing 11th at The Masters over a month ago. Spieth has one win this year and four top-10 finishes in nine tournaments. He missed the cut in this event a year ago.