US Open Golf Betting 2013 - Rose Claims Famous Merion Win!
The US Open is the second major of the season and is played annually in June. The major championship is played in America at a different golf course each year, with the 2013 US Open scheduled to take place at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore (Pennsylvania) between June 13th-16th.
The 2012 tournament unearthed a new major winner in American Webb Simpson who simultaneously became the 15th consecutive different major champion and the ninth successive first-time winner.
US Open Players
The world's best golfers will fight it out at the visually stunning Merion Golf Club in Ardmore (Pennsylvania) between June 13th-16th 2013 for the chance to win the prestigous major and pocket a cool $1,260,000 in prize money. In our US Open Player section we provide you with a guide to the top players aiming to make an impact in June. There will be information on form, odds and their previous records at the major.
When placing a bet on a golfer at a major it is vital that you check out their current form leading into the event. It is no use picking a golfer who excelled back in 2005 but hasn't achieved anything noteworthy since. Our US Open Form Guide will give you a good idea of which players are peaking at the right time.
US Open Golf Odds
Betting on the US Open has proved to be extremely popular in recent years. The usual candidates will be in the running for next year's major, including three-time winner Tiger Woods, World Number One Luke Donald and 2011 champion Rory McIlroy. In order to get a great price on your chosen player check out the ante-post US Open 2013 Odds which are now available.
Golf is one of the most popular sports for betting on as the nature of the game lends itself superbly to anyone who enjoys betting. In our US Open Betting section we have a number of cracking betting specials for you to get involved in. The US Open is now one of the biggest sports betting events of the year and as a result bookmakers are offering a number of attractive bets.
Having a bet on a player to win the Championship is a great way to add to the excitement and enjoyment of watching all four days play whilst being in with a chance of making a nice profit. The bookmakers always offer US Open Odds on many different betting opportunities as well as offering US Open Free Bets in the run up to the majors.
US Open Leaderboard
Throughout the tournament we will activate our US Open Leaderboard which will be instantly updated with the latest scores. Every participating player dreams of a perfect start in order to put themselves in a decent position for the second day's play. However, many players have endured difficult second rounds after making lightning starts so be wary of who tops the board after the first day. The third day is historically called "Moving Day" as the key contenders begin to stamp their mark.
US Open 2013 Golf Venue - Merion Golf Club
The 2013 US Open will take place at Merion Golf Club in San Francisco (California) in Ardmore (Pennsylvania) between June 13th-16th. It is one of the greates golf courses in America and one that punters love to get involved with, and this year will be no different. It will be the fifth US Open that the course has hosted, with the last won by David Graham in 1981.
The tournament has been won by some of the biggest names in the history of golf and whilst the US Open venue changes each year the main characteristics of the chosen course remain similar. The course will always be longer than any of the other majors, which puts a strong emphasis on powerful and accurate driving.