Perry Leads By Two
The final round of the 2009 Tour Championship tees off Sunday and Kenny Perry jumped out to a two-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round.
Perry leads Tiger Woods by two, but Woods is still considered the heavy favorite to win.
Woods has odds of 2/3 to win according to the online sports book SBGGLOBAL. Other short odds to win are Perry (2/1), Phil Mickelson (12/1), and Sean O’Hair (20/1).
Woods shot a 1-under 69 on the day to finish at 6-under for the tournament. Woods will be paired with Perry on Sunday in the final pairing.
Perry shot a 6-under 64 on Saturday to jump to the top of the leader board. Perry birdied the first four holes of Saturday’s round and had just one bogey on his card.
Mickelson is in third place with O’Hair at -4 for the tournament. Mickelson shot a 66 on Saturday while O’Hair shot an even-par-70.
For complete odds on all of the golfers in the 2009 Tour Championship, see below.
Odds to Win the 2009 Tour Championship – Sept. 24-27 – East Lake – Atlanta, Geo.
Tiger Woods 2/3
Kenny Perry 2/1
Phil Mickelson 12/1
Sean O'Hair 20/1
Padraig Harrington 22/1
Steve Marino 50/1
Steve Stricker 50/1
Ernie Els 66/1
The Field (Any Other Golfer) 5/1
Posted: 9/26/09 8:24 PM ET