But thanks to better players, better marketing and an increased interest in the sport online golf betting has now risen in the sporting ranks and upcoming The Players Championship is one of the best chances around for online golf betting fans to get into the act.
Online golf betting tournaments are all unique and offer interesting facets to the experience. The Players Championship is no different and golf betting fans are in for a real treat when this tournament kicks off. In fact, while not an official Major event, The Players Championship is as close to a Major event as online golf betting fans will get. The event is actually often referred to as the ‘Fifth Major’ although online golf betting fans will recognize that it has no official Major status. Be that as it may the handsome purse for the event makes The Players Championship a very attractive event for golfers and you can be sure that all the top players in golf betting will be in attendance in less otherwise detained.
One player that will be conspicuously absent is world number one Tiger Woods who will miss up to six weeks from the online golf betting circuit due to injury. While many online golf betting fans may be disappointed in his absence, the golf betting will likely be improved without Woods. As crazy as it sounds, most online golf betting experts find the betting much more unpredictable when Woods is out of the field as the golf betting odds are much more egalitarian without the world number one to dominate them.
So while the next Major may not be until June when the online golf betting focus shifts to the US Open, golf betting fans need not worry as The Players Championship is the next best thing. So if you enjoy online golf betting at the highest level, due not miss this event as it’s one of the best on the online golf betting calendar.