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Dustin Johnson 7/1 favourite for US Open glory; McIlroy 10/1

| 13.06.2018

Can DJ top the pile at Shinnecock Hills?

America’s Dustin Johnson is the favourite ahead of the US Open, which begins tomorrow. It’s 7/1 for the 33-year-old to triumph, making him the only golfer in single-figure odds with Coral.

Coral’s Harry Aitkenhead said: ““Dustin Johnson’s back to number one in the world and he is also the punters number one pick to win this year’s US Open, which would be a second win in three years.”

“He’s our only single odds man heading into the opening round and it would certainly be a bad result for the bookies should he go on to win it.”

Rory McIlroy at 10/1 is the next-most likely for glory, and is followed in the betting by Justin Rose, Jason Day and Justin Thomas (all 12/1).

Rose has been the pick of many punters, which has seen his odds gradually tumble to 12s.

Aitkenhead added: “One man who has been well backed to have all the tools to succeed on the course is Justin Rose, who is now into just 12-1 and has proved incredibly popular with our customers.”

**To win the US Open

7/1 Dustin Johnson, 10/1 Rory McIlroy, 12/1 Justin Rose, 12/1 Jason Day, 12/1 Justin Thomas, 14/1 Jordan Spieth, 14/1 Tiger Woods, 14/1 Rickie Fowler, 16/1 John Rahm, 16/1 Brooks Koepka, 20/1 Hideki Matsuyama, 25/1 Phil Mickleson, 25/1 Henrik Stenson, 25/1 Branden Grace, 33/1 Patrick Reed, 33/1 Sergio Garcia, 33/1 Tommy Fleetwood, 40/1 Bar

All Odds and Markets are correct as of the date of publishing



Dave Burin