The season’s final major will tee off Thursday afternoon when the 148th Open Championship gets underway Northern Ireland’s Royal Portrush Golf Club. Bettors in Pennsylvania can now get in on the action with PA online sports betting with a $250 deposit match at SugarHouse. Meanwhile, NJ online sportsbooks are offering up tons of great betting action on what figures to be a compelling the tournament.
Royal Portrush is hosting its first Open Championship since 1951 and figures to be a challenging obstacle for much of the field thanks to a lack of familiarity for many.
Will Tiger Woods continue his reemergence and earn his 16th major? Will Rory McIlroy will bear the weight of great expectations in his home country to win his second Open Championship. Perhaps a dark horse will emerge from the field to hoists the Claret Jug come Sunday afternoon. Let’s take a look at what to expect this weekend in our British Open betting preview.
You can find our full preview, after the jump.