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News & Tours

Here's who we're betting on at the British Open

It's British Open season, which means golf writers everywhere are required to uphold their annual tradition and gamble away their pay checks because they think they know everything. Luke Kerr-Dineen, Alex Myers and Geoff Shackelford...
Wednesday, 7/16/2014 at 3:34PM
Golf & Business

Billy Walters, course owner and professional gambler, rolls the dice with an auction on his sprawling SoCal home

By Pete FinchBilly Walters is about to make a multimillion-dollar bet involving his home in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.In case the name doesn’t sound familiar, Walters is the professional gambler and Las Vegas golf course owner...
Tuesday, 7/15/2014 at 4:00PM
News & Tours

How we're wasting $25 on prop bets at the 2014 U.S. Open

After their "rousing" success at the Masters (Luke broke even, Alex lost $25), and their tumble back to earth at the Players (Luke and Alex both lost $20 each) the two GolfDigest.com editors decided to...
Wednesday, 6/11/2014 at 9:15AM
Magazines / The Rundown

The Rundown: Pay Up!

15 signs you've already lost the bet on the first hole.
July 2014
News & Tours

How we're wasting $20 on Players prop bets this year

By Alex Myers and Luke Kerr-Dineen After our "rousing" success at the Masters (Luke broke even, I lost $25), we decided to make a few more bets ahead of the Players. We decided to give...
Wednesday, 5/7/2014 at 10:31AM
News & Tours

After five straight birdies, oddsmakers make Bubba Watson huge favorite to win the 2014 Masters

By Luke Kerr-Dineen After making the turn on Friday in 36 (which included his first bogey of the tournament on the ninth), Bubba Watson started his back nine with two straight pars before rattling...
Friday, 4/11/2014 at 3:10PM
News & Tours

We reshuffled the first round Masters leader board according to their predicted odds to win. Here's how it looks

By Luke Kerr-DineenBy the end of play Thursday, here's what the Masters leader board looked like. Bill Haas led the way, with the two most recent Masters champions, Adam Scott and Bubba Watson, just...
Friday, 4/11/2014 at 9:50AM
News & Tours

If Rory wins the Masters, bookies stand to lose a lot of money

By Luke Kerr-Dineen Rory McIlroy may be the man most neutrals want to win the Masters, but William Hill, the U.K.'s largest bookmaker, would no doubt prefer for his first green jacket to come...
Thursday, 4/10/2014 at 11:23AM
Golf Tours & News

Gaming The System

How two English pundits have enjoyed remarkable success betting on golf
October 2013
News & Tours

Why I had to bet on Ken Duke at the Open

By Alex Myers I'm not a big believer in omens -- unless gambling is involved. So when a PGA Tour player just happens to be sitting behind you in a Scottish betting parlor and...
Thursday, 7/18/2013 at 4:17AM
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