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News & Tours

A harsh reminder for Tiger as he makes his latest comeback: Rory is the betting favorite to break Jack's majors record

In all likelihood, neither Tiger Woods or Rory McIlroy will break Jack Nicklaus' career mark of 18 major championship titles. But for now, oddsmakers like Rory's chances of pulling off the feat better. Related: The...
Thursday, 12/4/2014 at 12:39PM
Ryder Cup

Why there are 170 MILLION match-play outcomes, and how Europe is a 93-percent favorite on Sunday

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- No match is exactly the same, either at the Ryder Cup or when you're playing with your weekly foursome. But did you know just how many different outcomes are possible? The...
Sunday, 9/28/2014 at 6:00AM
Ryder Cup

How I wagered 20 pounds (legally) on Ryder Cup prop bets

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- My first night staying in Glasgow -- about 45 miles from where the Ryder Cup is being played at Gleneagles -- I set off to find food after a long day that...
Thursday, 9/25/2014 at 11:45AM
News & Tours

How Tiger Woods cost gamblers a LOT of money at the PGA Championship

By Alex Myers A day after Tiger Woods limped his way to a missed cut at the PGA Championship, it seems silly that anyone would have bet on the 14-time major winner at Valhalla....
Saturday, 8/9/2014 at 3:10PM
News & Tours

Here's who we're betting on at the 2014 PGA Championship

It's the fourth and final major of the 2014 season, and like true degenerates, our fantasy draft just wasn't enough for Golf Digest editors Luke Kerr-Dineen and Alex Myers. They scoured the odds on Bovada...
Wednesday, 8/6/2014 at 8:43AM
News & Tours

Why is Tiger Woods always among the betting favorites, even when he's not the actual favorite?

By Luke Kerr-Dineen A lot of people really love Tiger Woods. They love him more than other tour pros, and at times, they seem to love him more than their own money.In my item...
Monday, 7/28/2014 at 11:54AM
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
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