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Rose Is Tipped To Win The Players Championship – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:50:14 +0000

  The Players Championship is the best tournament in the world after the four majors. If there ever was a fifth it would have to be this tournament due to the quality of the field. It is a major in all but name and the leading contenders this week are the top three players in […]

Rose And Fisher Are The Double This Week – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 10:49:41 +0000

Advocates of the value of course form will be in their element this week because there are tournaments on the PGA and European tours on courses that have been the hosts for many years. The Arnold Palmer Invitational has been played at Bay Hill in Orlando since 1979 and the Qatar Masters has been played […]

Past Champions Are Contenders This Week – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 10:24:43 +0000

The expansion of the European Tour to make it global except for the PGA Tour in the United States is getting ridiculous. The Oman Open offers one of the smallest prize funds of the season which explains why the favourite, Joost Luiten, is at number 71 in the world rankings and the highest ranked player […]

It Could Be The Dustin And Rory Show Down In Mexico – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:16:49 +0000

The second World Golf Championship event takes place in Mexico this week and Dustin Johnson has the course form to win the event for the second time in three years. Alternatively, Rory McIlroy looks like a winner about to happen and this could be the week in which he converts top five finishes into a […]

Potentially A Good Week For Spieth And Pieters – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:08:03 +0000

The Genesis Open on the PGA Tour is the current name for one of the oldest professional tournaments in the United States. The event started its life as the Los Angeles Open in 1926 and has been played at Riviera Country Club since 1973 except for two years in which it was hosting major championships, […]

Potentially Good Week For Favourite Backers On Both Tours – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 06 Feb 2019 10:39:11 +0000

Potentially Good Week For Favourite Backers On Both Tours – By Ian Hudson It is rare that neither tournament on the PGA and European tours are conventional men’s 72 hole stroke play events. This week there is a pro-am tournament and a men’s event sitting alongside a women’s event on the same courses.  The AT&T […]

Rahm And Wallace Can Go Well This Week – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:54:33 +0000

There are two great tournaments on the main tours this week but the locations and atmospheres will be like chalk and cheese. The Phoenix Open on the PGA Tour attracts huge and boisterous crowds. The Saudi International will be played in front of a smaller and more restrained audience. However, it steals the show in […]

Jon Rahm Can Prevent The Tiger Woods Fairytale Win – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:34:14 +0000

Tiger Woods is playing at one of his favourite locations this week in the Farmers Insurance Open. He has won seven tournaments at Torrey Pines where this week’s event is being played on the North and South courses. The event has a history of producing multiple winners and over the last 11 years three players, […]

Li And Palmer Can Deliver In The Desert – By Ian Hudson

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:58:14 +0000

Tommy Fleetwood is attempting the rare feat of winning the same tournament in three successive years but he may be rustier this week than in the past. The defending champion has taken his game to a new level and his status in the world rankings mean he can plan a less frantic schedule. Clearly Fleetwood […]

Today’s Sports Betting Preview – By Rick Elliott

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:49:00 +0000

Could Be A Huge Night In Leeds For Derby Derby have been in a strong position to qualify for the playoffs for most of the season but Frank Lampard could soon be setting bigger ambitions. The risk of recruiting a rookie manager seems to have paid off and DERBY are now just six points out […]