Australian Open Golf 2018 – Predictions, Odds & Tips
by Ken Edwards, 12 November 2018.
Australian Open Golf – November 15-18 2018
The 103rd Australian Open tee off on Thursday 15th November with the champion set to be crowned on Sunday 18th November. Tournament details;
DATES: 15-18 November 2018
VENUE: The Lakes Golf Club, Eastlakes, Sydney, NSW
TOURS: PGA Tour of Australasia
FIELD SIZE: 156-players
FORMAT: 72-hole stroke-play-event
CUT: Top 60 professionals (plus ties). The cut is made after the completion of the second round.
TROPHY: Stonehaven Cup
DEFENDING CHAMPION: Cameron Davis (AUS)
Cameron Smith – $7.00 Bet Now
The young Queenslander may end up more famous that his namesake. He has won on the tough US PGA Tour and has the game to tame the course layout at The Lakes.
Matt Kuchar – $7.00 Bet Now
Kuchar hails from sunny Florida and has won a total of 7 times on the US PGA Tour and was the leading money winner on tour in 2010. Comes into the event after a solid 2018 season.
Brandt Sndecker – $11.00 Bet Now
Back in August, Brandt Sndecker fired only the 10th sub-60-round in PGA history. Our best bet for the Australian Open title.
Byeong Hun An – $12.00 Bet Now
The smiling assassin of World Golf possesses one of the prettiest swings in the game and knows how to win. Always a crowd favourite.
Keegan Bradley – $12.00 Bet Now
Can putt-the-lights out on any course in the world. If his iron play is on song, he’ll be in contention on Sunday afternoon.
Cameron Davis – $21.00 Bet Now
Young New South Welshman, Cameron Davis is the defending champion and knows how-to-win. The Sydneysider knows his way around The Lakes course like a native. Could do worse than to back him here.
Abraham Ancer – $21.00 Bet Now
The Mexican is our long shot tip for the title. Comes into the tournament in great form.
Brendan Steele – $29.00 Bet Now
If the wind blows during the event, veteran American Brendan Steele will be in the mix to win on Sunday.