clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

2012 PGA Championship Odds: Jim Furyk Enters As 10-1 Favorite

The 2012 PGA Championship will begin in a few day, and already oddsmakers at Bovada have released its favorite to win the final major of the year. Not shocking to anybody, Tiger Woods, a four-time winner of the event, has the best betting odds at 7-4.

Right behind Woods is Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and England's Luke Donald, who each have 10-3 odds to win at the he Kiawah Island Golf Resort in South Carolina.

Not far behind the favorites, is West Chester, Pa., native Jim Furyk who has line of 10-1 to earn his first PGA Championship crown. Furyk is coming off a runner-up finish to defending champion Keegan Bradley (8-1) at the Firestone CC.

Another local player with decent odds is West Chester, Pa. resident Sean O'Hair, who's a 25-1 favorite. Meanwhile, Penn State alum Daniel Balin has 150-1 odds.

Here's a rundown of the tournament's top favorites.

Tiger Woods - 7/4
Rory McIlroy - 10/3
Luke Donald - 10/3
Lee Westwood - 4/1
Adam Scott - 11/2
Jason Dufner - 11/2
Justin Rose - 11/2
Webb Simpson - 11/2
Dustin Johnson - 11/2
Louis Oosthuizen - 13/2
Steve Stricker - 7/1
Matt Kuchar - 7/1
Keegan Bradley - 8/1
Hunter Mahan - 8/1
Bubba Watson - 8/1
Phil Mickelson - 8/1
Graeme McDowell - 8/1
Bo Van Pelt - 10/1
Jim Furyk - 10/1
Zach Johnson - 10/1
Padraig Harrington - 10/1
Jason Day - 10/1
Rickie Fowler - 10/1

For more updates and news on the PGA Championship, check back to this SB Nation Philly StoryStream and the SB Nation golf hub.