Open Championship 2022 odds, picks: Tiger Woods predictions from an advanced golf model that passed eight majors


Tiger Woods not only plays through the pain of his surgically repaired legs every time he competes in a tournament, but he also struggles with the inactivity that followed his car accident in February 2021. Woods hasn’t played only two official events in the last 20 months and has exceeded par in his last six rounds. Even with that, the 15-time major champion believes he can win every tournament he enters, which will make The Open Championship 2022 a must-watch event. Woods will have at least some knowledge of the course on his side as two of his three previous British Open victories have come on the same course which will host the 2022 Open Championship from Thursday.

The 2022 British Open will start on the Old Course in St Andrews. With no top-20 rankings in the past two calendar years, Woods is a long shot 60-1 in Open Championship 2022 odds at Caesars Sportsbook, while top Open Championship contenders 2022 include Rory McIlroy (9-1), Jon Rahm (14-1), Scottie Scheffler (16-1) and Justin Thomas (18-1). Before you lock in your picks for The Open Championship 2022, be sure to check out the golf predictions and projected standings from SportsLine’s proven computer model.


SportsLine’s exclusive model, built by DFS pro Mike McClure, has been abuzz since the PGA Tour resumed in June 2020. In fact, it’s risen nearly $9,600 on its best bets since then, nailing tournament after tournament. .

At the 2022 Masters, McClure’s pattern was all over Scottie Scheffler’s first career major championship win heading into the weekend. The model also nailed Tiger Woods’ exact finishing position at Augusta National before the tournament started (47th). Additionally, McClure’s best bets included winning Collin Morikawa at the 2021 Open Championship, even though he was on the 40-1 long shot list.

This same model also managed eight major tournaments entering the weekend. Everyone who followed him saw massive returns.

Now that the Open Championship 2022 field is taking shape, SportsLine has simulated the event 10,000 times, and the results have been startling. Head over to SportsLine now to see the projected standings for the 2022 Open Championship.

Best Open Championship 2022 Predictions

A huge shock the model calls for Open Championship 2022: Scottie Scheffler, the No. 1 ranked player in the world and one of the top favorites, stumbles at St. Andrews and barely cracks the top five. Scheffler has finished in the top five in each of the other three majors during his career, but eighth place is his best result at the British Open. Although he’s been to every other major at least three times, he doesn’t have a lot of ties experience since that eighth-place finish came in his only previous Open Championship start.

Scheffler’s driving accuracy percentage (59.85%) does not rank in the top 100 on the tour, a red flag on a course with more than 100 bunkers, many lining the fairways. Scheffler also ranks outside the top 70 in various putt stats, including overall putt average (1.592), one-putt percentage (40.85%), and three-putt avoidance (2.45%). ). Given glaring weaknesses in his game but extremely short odds, Scheffler’s pattern fades at The Open Championship 2022.

The model also revealed where Tiger Woods will finish in the 2022 Open Championship. Woods has not played in an official event since retiring from the PGA Championship after 54 holes in May. He finished with a nine of 79 in the third round, his worst round at a PGA Championship.

Woods has only played in two official tournaments since being injured in a car accident last February, finishing in the top 50 at the Masters in April. He told reporters that he planned to play at the US Open, but ultimately skipped the tournament to prepare his body for the Open Championship. Three of his 15 major championships have come at this event, including victories at St. Andrews in 2000 and 2005. The model just locked in his Tiger Woods British Open picks here.

How to make picks for The Open Championship 2022

The model also targets five golfers with odds of 22 to 1 or better who will make surprising runs. Anyone backing those long shots could hit big. You can only see them here.

Who will win the 2022 Open Championship, what long shots will stun the golf world and where will Tiger Woods end up? Check out the latest Open Championship 2022 odds below, then visit SportsLine to see the projected Open Championship 2022 standings, all from the model who won eight golf majors and rose nearly 9,600 $ since reboot.

2022 Open Championship Odds, Field

See the full Open Championship picks, best bets and predictions here.

Rory McIlroy 9-1
Xander Schauele 14-1
Jon Rahm 14-1
Scottie Scheffler 16-1
Jordan Spieth 16-1
Matthew Fitzpatrick 18-1
Justin Thomas 18-1
Shane Lowry 22-1
Colin Morikawa 25-1
Will Zalatoris 25-1
Cameron Smith 25-1
Patrick Canlay 25-1
Dustin Johnson 35-1
Tyrell Hatton 35-1
Brooks Koepka 35-1
Tommy Fleetwood 35-1
Louis Oosthuizen 40-1
Victor Hovland 40-1
Hideki Matsuyama 40-1
Sam Burns 40-1
Joaquin Niemann 45-1
Max Homa 50-1
Justin Rose 50-1
Tony Finau 50-1
Tiger Woods 60-1
Bryson DeChambeau 65-1
Ryan Fox 65-1
Sungjae Im 65-1
Corey Conners 80-1
Cameron Young 80-1
Seamus Power 80-1
Robert MacIntyre 80-1
Gary Woodland 80-1
Adam Scott 80-1
Marc Leishman 80-1
Billy Horschel 90-1
Patrick Roseau 90-1
Abraham Ancer 90-1
Sergio Garcia 100-1
JT Poston 100-1
Paul Casey 100-1
Mito Pereira 100-1
Thomas Pieter 100-1
Lucas Herbert 100-1
Christiaan Bezuidenhout 100-1
Webb Simpson 100-1
Cameron Tringale 100-1
Kegan Bradley 100-1
Harold Varner 100-1
Victor Perez 100-1
Adrian Meronk 125-1
Keith Mitchell 125-1
Aaron Sage 125-1
Haotong Li 125-1
Danny Willet 125-1
Jordan Smith 125-1
Padraig Harrington 125-1
Talor Gooch 125-1
Kurt Kitayama 125-1
Jason Kokrak 150-1
Sebastien Munoz 150-1
Russell Henley 150-1
Joo Hyung Kim 150-1
If Woo Kim 150-1
Brian Harman 150-1
Kevin Na 150-1
Sahith Thegala 150-1
Francesco Molinari 150-1
Kevin Kisner 150-1
Min Woo Lee 150-1
Lee Westwood 150-1
Thomas D├ętry 175-1
Bernd Wiesberger 175-1
Harris English 175-1
Erik van Rooyen 175-1
Sam Horsfield 175-1
Dean Burmester 175-1
Nicolai Hojgaard 200-1
Chris Kirk 200-1
Justin Harding 200-1
Phil Mickelson 200-1
Mackenzie Hughes 200-1
Pablo Larrazabal 200-1
Luke List 200-1
Stewart Cink 200-1
Tom Hoge 200-1
Ian Poulter 200-1
Dylan Frittelli 200-1
Emiliano Grillo 200-1
Kyoung-Hoon Lee 200-1
Henrik Stenson 200-1
Adri Arnaus 200-1
Richard Bland 250-1
Garrick Higgo 250-1
Guido Migliozzi 250-1
Wyndham Clark 250-1
Laurie Galop 250-1
Alexander Bjork 250-1
Takumi Kanaya 250-1
Matthew Jordan 250-1
Jason Scrivener 250-1
Zach Johnson 250-1
Richard Mansell 250-1
Brandon Wu 300-1
Fabrice Zanotti 300-1
Thriston Laurent 300-1
Trey Mullinax 300-1
Sepp Straka 300-1
Jamie Donaldson 300-1
John Catlin 300-1
Marcus Armitage 300-1
Shaun Norris 300-1
Kazuki Higa 400-1
Scott Vincent 400-1
Chan Kim 500-1
Ashley Chester 500-1
Keita Nakajima 500-1
Yuto Katsuragawa 500-1
Dimitrios Papadatos 500-1
David’s Law 500-1
Sadom Kaewkanjana 500-1
Ben Campbell 500-1
Sihwan Kim 500-1
Lars Van Meijel 500-1
Shugo Imahira 500-1
Zander Lombard 500-1
Ernie Els 500-1
Brad Kennedy 500-1
Marco Penge 750-1
Mingyu Cho 750-1
Robert Dinwiddie 750-1
Anthony Quayle 750-1
Matthew Griffin 750-1
Minkyu Kim 750-1
Matt Ford 750-1
Aaron Jarvis 1000-1
John Parry 1000-1
Oliver Farr 1000-1
David Carey 1000-1
Paul Lawrie 1000-1
Aldrich Potgieter 1000-1
Jediah Morgan 1000-1
Barclay Brown 1000-1
Ronan Mullarney 1000-1
Jack Floyd 1000-1
Marc Calcavecchia 1000-1
Darren Clarke 1000-1
Filippo Celli 1000-1
David Duval 1000-1
Jorge Fernandez-Valdes 1000-1
John Daly 1000-1
Stephen Dodd 1000-1
Alex Wrigley 1000-1
Sam Bairstow 1000-1
Justin DeLos Santos 1000-1
Jamie Rutherford 1000-1