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To start, head over to our Best Golf Sites Betting Page. Once you’ve decided which sportsbook you’re going to go with, click the Join or Sign Up prompt to carry you through the registration. From there, you’ll be asked questions such as name, date of birth, email and address. See Odds Shark’s Best Golf Sites. Deposit Options. Next, it’s time to make a deposit.
Sports books offer money line odds with one golfer being listed as the favorite and the other being listed as the underdog. In order to win a golfer matchup bet the golfer you select must finish the tournament or event ahead of the other golfer listed in the matchup. Example: Chad Campbell -130 Boo Weekly +120
You can place an each-way bet, which will double your odds, so your $20 bet will turn into a $40 bet, and if he places in the top five, you will win a quarter of what you would win if he placed first. Let’s say the golfer has +5000 odds, and you want to bet $10 - you can place a $20 each-way golf bet.
How to Bet on Golf. The first thing you should become familiar with is how the odds work in golf. For example, if Tiger Woods is +800 (also written as 8-1) to win a tournament, that means that if you bet on Tiger to win and he does that, you win 8-times your investment. If you bet $10 at +800 and cash, you will net $80.
Round betting: Instead of backing golfers for a full 72 holes, look for 18-hole leaders or placings at the end of the first, second or third rounds. First-round leader odds can be higher than the...
3-Ball: An increasingly popular way to bet on golf because it provides a way to gamble on each round. 3-Ball betting typically uses the pairings in the tournament and gives odds on which player in the group will perform the best in the round. This can provide for entertaining viewing if you bet on a player in a featured group on TV.
It cannot be overstated. The key to successful long term golf betting, or betting on any sport, is in identifying value opportunities. If you want to make consistent profits betting on golf, then you must make more accurate assessments of a given outcome’s probability than those represented by bookmaker odds.
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