2021 British Open Updated Odds: Who Can Catch Louis Oosthuizen?

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Odds to win British Open Entering Final Round

Odds via DraftKings

Golfer Odds
Louis Oosthuizen +150
Collin Morikawa +200
Jordan Spieth +500
Jon Rahm +1600
Scottie Scheffler +2000
Corey Conners +2500
Dylan Frittelli +8000
Mackenzie Hughes +8000
Cameron Smith +10000
Paul Casey +20000
Shane Lowry +20000
Dustin Johnson +20000
Justin Harding +30000
Webb Simpson +30000

Louis Oosthuizen remains the betting favorite to go wire-to-wire to break through in a major championship and take down the 2021 British Open.

But a couple big names are chasing close behind.

Oosthuizen does own an Open Championship (2010), but he’s become more associated with runner-up finishes in majors. He’s taken second place in all four majors, including runner-up in both the PGA Championship and U.S. Open this season.

To win his first major since 2010, he’ll need to hold off Collin Morikawa and Jordan Spieth right behind him and a handful of chasers on the periphery, including Jon Rahm.

Oosthuizen is +150 at DraftKings to close on Sunday, when he’ll enter play at 12-under. That’s one shot ahead of Morikawa (-11) and three ahead of Spieth (-9). Morikawa is +200 to win his second career major. Spieth is +500.

It’s a major drop-off on the oddsboard from there to Rahm at +1600. Rahm is tied for sixth at 7-under, but he is ahead of Scottie Scheffler (-8) and Corey Conners (-8) to win. Scheffler is +2000 with Conners at +2500.

Conners will play in the second-to-last pairing with Spieth, which tees off at 9:25 a.m. ET. Rahm and Scheffler are in the third-to-last pairing at 9:15 a.m. ET. Morikawa and Oosthuizen are in the final group at 9:35 a.m.

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