Connect with us


Hero World Challenge: Rahm to ‘continue winning spell’ at exclusive event?



The Hero World Challenge returns to The Bahamas once again this year, with tournament host Tiger Woods and defending champion Jon Rahm among those who will be taking part in the end-of-the-year PGA Tour event.

The exclusive occasion at Albany starts on Wednesday, with several of the world’s top golfers ready for action. It’s the fifth consecutive year that the competition will be held in The Bahamas. And this year it will end one day earlier in order to help those participating in the Presidents Cup in Australia the following week.

Rahm is undoubtedly the favourite heading into the event, having won it last year as well as clinching the Race to Dubai last month.

The Spaniard is currently 9/2 to win yet another tournament to add to his fantastic year so far.

However, he will certainly be up against it, with the likes of Dustin Johnson and Justin Rose

keen to get back to winning ways. The US star is currently 12/1 to win, with the Briton available at 16/1.

As always, there is a strong American contingent taking part, and both Justin Thomas and Patrick Cantlay are among those leading the line for the US in terms of potential success.

Thomas is currently 7/1 to clinch the Hero trophy, with Cantlay available at 9/1. Host Woods is 10/1. Xander Schauffele is also 10/1 to claim the exclusive prize.

Webb Simpson is currently 12/1 to finish in top spot. Ricky Fowler and Bryson DeChambeau are currently 14/1 and 16/1 respectively.

Both Tony Finau and Patrick Reed are 22/1 to claim first place, while Matt Kuchar and Henrik Stenson find themselves outsiders at 30/1.

2019 US Open champion Gary Woodland can be backed at 18/1 to win in The Bahamas.

His fellow American Kevin Kisner is currently 35/1.

Past champions Rickie Fowler and Bubba Watson will also be in attendance. The former can be backed at 14/1, with the latter available at 40/1.

This luxurious, exciting event not only features golfing of the very highest standard, but also includes the Hero Shot warm up meeting at Baha Mar. There is also an exclusive beach party, poker night and after party.

But despite all the off-field entertainment, it will undoubtedly be the on-field competition between some of the world’s best in the sport that will take centre stage when the action gets underway on Wednesday.

There is also a serious element to the tournament. Proceeds from the Hero World Challenge will benefit the TGR Foundation and ONE Bahamas Fund. And this will help the local community rebuild their lives after the devastation of Hurricane Dorian.

Sports Journalism graduate, Liverpool and Northern Ireland fan. Currently working as a freelance journalist for GOAL, while I am a graduate of the FISU Young Reporters Programme at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Can follow me on Twitter or view my linkdin biography or contact me via my email .

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Latest News

west ham football west ham football
Football8 hours ago

West Ham odds to win the Premier League – top 6 finish under threat

What are West Ham‘s chances of winning the Premier League? West Ham have built well over the last two seasons...

West Ham Utd West Ham Utd
Football10 hours ago

(Live Streaming) Watch West Ham v Man City : TV Channel Broadcast Information

West Ham have not enjoyed their best run of form in recent weeks; they have no wins in their last...

west ham stadium west ham stadium
Football11 hours ago

West Ham v Man City Bet Builder Tips : Haaland and Antonio Shots appeal

West Ham United host Manchester City in the Premier League’s last game of the opening weekend this afternoon. The Hammers...

Manchester Utd Manchester Utd
Brighton13 hours ago

Man Utd v Brighton Bet Builder : Tips on Old Trafford opener

Manchester Utd get their season underway with a home match against Brighton FC at Old Trafford. The match cannot quickly...

everton everton
Everton1 day ago

What are the Everton odds to be relegated or go down from the Premier League?

Its a difficult time for Everton fans at the moment. Everton are coming off their worst Premier League campaign in...

Chelsea FC Chelsea FC
Chelsea1 day ago

Chelsea odds of winning the Premier League – Top 2 or top 4 finish?

What are Chelsea’s odds of winning the Premier League this season? Thomas Tuchel will hope the third time’s the charm...

Sheffield Utd FC Sheffield Utd FC
Football1 day ago

Sheffield Utd v Millwall Live Streaming – TV Broadcast Channel and Match Feed

Sheffield Utd are one of the sides which have been well backed to go up this season as the Blades...

Football1 day ago

QPR v Middlesbrough TV Channel & Live Stream : Watch Match Feed from Loftus Road

Michael Beale’s QPR side will hope a vociferous home crowd can inspire the side to three points today as the...

We are committed in our support of responsible gambling. Recommended bets are advised to over-18s and we strongly encourage readers to wager only what they can afford to lose. If you are concerned about your gambling, please call the National Gambling Helpline on 0808 8020 133, or visit Further support and information can be found at GamCare and

Copyright © 2022
About Us | Contact Us | Authors | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Terms and Conditions| Help & FAQ |

All odds are correct at time of publishing and are subject to change.