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US Open odds have Phil Mickelson as heavy favorite

By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer

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Phil Mickelson is the 2-1 favorite to win the 2013 US Open. (USATSI)

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We already know Phil Mickelson is the big favorite among media types (raises own hand) but Vegas thinks he is too.

Here's a look at your new odds for the final round of the 2013 US Open from Bovada:


Phil Mickelson: 2-1

Other favorites

Charl Schwartzel: 9-2
Steve Stricker: 13-2
Hunter Mahan: 7-1
Justin Rose: 8-1
Luke Donald: 9-1

Fringe contenders

Jason Day: 12-1
Billy Horschel : 14-1

The "we'd be shocked if they won" group

Rickie Fowler: 33-1

No chance

Ian Poulter: 100-1
Henrik Stenson: 125-1
Nicolas Colsaerts: 125-1
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano: 150-1
John Senden: 150-1

I love, love, love that Fowler at 33-1 bet. Last year Webb Simpson came from four strokes down (sound familiar?) and leaped seven golfers (sound familiar?) to win the 2012 Open. No reason Fowler can't do the same this year.

I also like Donald at 9-1. That group is a crapshoot and he's getting you the best odds.

Here's some other prop bets from Bovada:

Tiger Prop Bet

What score will Tiger Woods shoot in the 4th Round?

Over 73 (-110)

Under 73 (-120)

Final Round Head To Heads

(Sutherland v Khan)

Kevin Sutherland EVEN

Simon Khan EVEN

Tie +750

(Stanley v Stefani)

Kyle Stanley -175

Shawn Stefani +175

Tie +750

(Hedblom v Phelan)

Peter Hedblom -155

Kevin Phelan +150

Tie +750

(Peterson v Weaver)

John Peterson -140

Michael Weaver +150

Tie +750

(Kaymer v Howell)

Martin Kaymer -155

David Howell +165

Tie +750

(Weibring v Herman)

Matt Weibring EVEN

Jim Herman EVEN

Tie +750

(Presnell v Weir)

Alistair Presnell EVEN

Mike Weir EVEN

Tie +750

(Johnson v Alker)

Dustin Johnson -275

Steven Alker +275

Tie +750

(Stallings v Laird)

Scott Stallings -125

Martin Laird +120

Tie +750

(Thompson v Teater)

Nicholas Thompson -125

Josh Teater +120

Tie +750

(Chappell v Ogilvy)

Kevin Chappell -125

Geoff Ogilvy +120

Tie +750

(Knox v Coetzee)

Russell Knox -155

George Coetzee +150

Tie +750

(Siem v Pettersson)

Marcel Siem -120

Carl Pettersson +120

Tie +750

(Garcia v Simpson)

Sergio Garcia -110

Webb Simpson +110

Tie +750

(Choi v Hearn)

K.J. Choi -125

David Hearn +125

Tie +750

(Kim v Scott)

Bio Kim -250

Adam Scott +275

Tie +750

(Langley v Matsuyama)

Scott Langley EVEN

Hideki Matsuyama EVEN

Tie +750

(Woods v Bettencourt)

Tiger Woods -330

Matt Bettencourt +330

Tie +750

(Harrington v Parry)

Padraig Harrington -175

John Parry +175

Tie +750

(Kuchar v Huh)

Matt Kuchar -165

John Huh +165

Tie +750

(Tsung Pan v Donaldson)

Cheng Tsung Pan +135

Jamie Donaldson -140

Tie +750

(Snedeker v Goggin)

Brandt Snedeker -185

Matthew Goggin +185

Tie +750

(McIlroy v Orum Madsen)

Rory McIlroy -250

Morten Orum Madsen +275

Tie +750

(Kelly v Dufner)

Jerry Kelly +165

Jason Dufner -155

Tie +750

(Loar v Watson)

Edward Loar +175

Bubba Watson -175

Tie +750

(Els v Van Pelt)

Ernie Els EVEN

Bo Van Pelt EVEN

Tie +750

(Hoffman v Westwood)

Charlie Hoffman +175

Lee Westwood -175

Tie +750

(Lawrie v Casey)

Paul Lawrie EVEN

Paul Casey EVEN

Tie +750

(Lingmerth v Senden)

David Lingmerth +110

John Senden -110

Tie +750

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