Online Bookies Back Garcia And Singh
This weekend sees the final rounds of golf's Travellers Championship from TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut, with previous champion Hunter Mahan leading the online bookmakers' picks.
The 27-year-old Californian won this event in 2007, his first ever PGA title, and is currently listed at odds of 11/1 with PaddyPower.com while ToteSport.com, BoyleSports.com, BetFred.com, VictorChandler.com, BlueSq.com, SkyBet.com, 888Sport.com, Ladbrokes.com, WilliamHill.com and Extrabet.com show 12/1. Slightly longer, WBX.com is offering punters 13/1 while Bet365.com is going with 14/1 along with SportingBet.com, StanJames.com, Expekt.com, Coral.co.uk and Betfair.com.
Spain's Sergio Garcia finished in the top ten at the recent US Open Championship in nearby New York and is listed at odds of 14/1 with ExtraBet.com, 888Sport.com, SkyBet.com, PaddyPower.com, VictorChandler.com and BlueSq.com to be triumphant come Sunday afternoon. Bet365.com, ToteSport.com, BoyleSports.com, BetFred.com, SportingBet.com, Ladbrokes.com, Expekt.com, Coral.co.uk and WilliamHill.com have the 29-year-old at 16/1 while punters can get 35/2 from WBX.com and 18/1 from StanJames.com.
Another favourite is Iowa-born Zach Johnson with BetFred.com, BlueSq.com, VictorChandler.com, Ladbrokes.com and 888Sport.com offering 16/1 followed by odds of 37/2 with WBX.com. The winner of January's Sony Open in Hawaii, Johnson is 18/1 with BoyleSports.com, Bet365.com, SportingBet.com, SkyBet.com, PaddyPower.com, Expekt.com, StanJames.com, Coral.co.uk, WilliamHill.com and ExtraBet.com while BetDaq.com currently shows 19/1 followed by ToteSport.com with 20/1.
Forty-eight-year-old Kenny Perry is the veteran amongst the favourites and has had 13 career PGA Tour victories since turning professional in 1982. The Kentuckian is listed at odds of 16/1 with VictorChandler.com, Ladbrokes.com and Coral.co.uk followed by 18/1 with ToteSport.com and PaddyPower.com. Longer still, Bet365.com currently shows 20/1 alongside BoyleSports.com, BetFred.com, SportingBet.com, BlueSq.com, SkyBet.com, StanJames.com, 888Sport.com, Expekt.com and ExtraBet.com with Betfair.com going with 21/1.
With 34 PGA Tour victories, Fiji's Vijay Singh could be worth a punt and is listed at odds of 15/1 with ExtraBet.com while WilliamHill.com, Coral.co.uk, Ladbrokes.com, 888Sport.com, VictorChandler.com, BlueSq.com and ToteSport.com show him at 16/1. Bet365.com, PaddyPower.com and StanJames.com have the 43-year-old at 18/1 followed by BoyleSports.com, BetFred.com, SportingBet.com, SkyBet.com and Expekt.com with 20/1.