The PGA Tour returns to TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, Minnesota, this week for the third working of the 3M Open. The sector is fronted by betting favourite Dustin Johnson and is surprisingly robust following the 149th British Open. Beneath, we have a look at the fantasy golf energy rankings and odds for the 2021 3M Open, with PGA Tour picks and predictions.
Johnson moved to No. 2 within the Golfweek/Sagarin rating with a T-8 end on the British Open final week. Three others who completed T-8 or higher final week are within the subject.
Michael Thompson returns to the 7,431-yard, par-71 TPC Twin Cities because the defending champion. Matthew Wolff, the inaugural 3M Open champion in 2019, is again for the third time.
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3M Open: Odds, picks and predictions
Fantasy golf energy rankings
20. Brendon Todd (+5500)
Missed the minimize in three of his final 4 occasions, together with the British Open, however leads the PGA Tour this season in driving accuracy.
19. Gary Woodland (+5500)
Additionally missed the minimize in three of his final 4 occasions however has two top-10 finishes since early April towards fields corresponding to this week. His placing and brief sport have been holding him again, however the iron play has been robust.
18. Brian Stuard (+11000)
Third on Tour in driving accuracy and trending in the fitting path with back-to-back top-15 finishes on the John Deere Basic (T-8) and Barbasol Championship (T-15).
17. Rickie Fowler (+5000)
As soon as ranked as excessive as No. 4 within the Official World Golf Rating (OWGR), he slipped exterior the highest 100 once more after a T-53 end on the British Open. It was his fourth made minimize in his final 5 occasions as he has been enjoying his greatest golf of 2021.
16. Doug Ghim (+5000)
No. 71 within the Golfweek rankings after making three straight cuts, together with a T-18 on the John Deere Basic two weeks in the past. He leads the Tour in approaches from 175-200 yards by 82 rounds this season and that’s a key distance at TPC Twin Cities.
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15. Luke Listing (+5500)
Again-to-back top-five finishes on the John Deere Basic (T-4) and Barbasol Championship (T-5) to convey his season complete of top-10 finishes to 4. He led final week’s Barbasol Championship subject with 3.17 Strokes Gained: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical however once more misplaced strokes placing.
14. Stewart Cink (+5500)
The previous Champion Golfer of the 12 months opened the British Open with a 4-under 66 earlier than a second spherical of plus-7 to overlook the minimize. He tied for forty sixth on this occasion final yr with a powerful 1.21 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical.
13. Keegan Bradley (+3500)
Tied for forty sixth in 2019 with 1.00 SG: Placing per spherical however misplaced strokes on strategy and from tee to inexperienced. He has been a lot better with the irons this season and is fourth on Tour in SG: Strategy.
12. Sergio Garcia (+3000)
4 straight top-20 finishes internationally following a stretch of 4 straight missed cuts. Fourth amongst golfers with at the least 11 measured rounds this season with 0.92 SG: Off-the-Tee per spherical.
11. Hank Lebioda (+4500)
Three straight top-10 finishes on the Vacationers Championship (T-5), Rocket Mortgage Basic (T-4) and John Deere Basic (T-8). His putter and irons have been equally robust alongside the best way as he has climbed to No. 81 within the Golfweek rankings.
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10. Emiliano Grillo (+3300)
Tied for twelfth on the British Open in his first made minimize since a T-8 on the Charles Schwab Problem. Tied for third on this occasion in 2020 whereas recording 2.11 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical.
9. Bubba Watson (+3000)
Will tee it up for the primary time since a T-6 end on the Rocket Mortgage Basic after withdrawing from the British Open. He was second to Bradley amongst those that made the minimize at Detroit Golf Membership with 2.35 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical.
8. Cameron Tringale (+3000)
Made the minimize in each prior runnings of the 3M Open with a T-42 end in 2019 and a T-3 in 2020. He was a lot improved with the putter in his most up-to-date look and he’s averaging 0.50 SG: Placing this season.
7. Cameron Davis (+3500)
Tied for fifty fifth on the John Deere Basic following victory on the Rocket Mortgage Basic. Tied for twelfth on this occasion final yr after lacking the minimize in 2019.
6. Robert MacIntyre (+3500)
Gained a late entry to this occasion with a T-8 end on the British Open. It prolonged his worldwide streak of made cuts to eight straight, along with a T-9 end on the WGC Match Play.
5. Matthew Wolff (+2800)
Has averaged 2.49 strokes gained on the sphere per spherical over eight rounds at TPC Twin Cities, together with the win in 2019. His odds are comparatively excessive resulting from his unsure well being standing after withdrawing from the British Open.
4. Dustin Johnson (+750)
Again to No. 2 within the Golfweek rankings after a powerful exhibiting final week in his greatest main end since successful the 2020 Masters final fall. He withdrew throughout final yr’s 3M Open forward of the most effective stretches of golf of his profession.
3. Louis Oosthuizen (+1400)
Completed T-3 or higher in every of the final three majors however has been far more common in non-majors this yr. He hasn’t performed this occasion earlier than and the low odds appear to recommend some recency bias after the British Open.
2. Patrick Reed (+1800)
Missed the minimize at Royal St. George’s final week however made his final 4 cuts within the U.S. He tied for twenty third on the 2019 3M Open with a uncommon poor placing efficiency.
1. Tony Finau (+1400)
Averaging 1.74 strokes gained on the sphere per spherical over eight rounds at TPC Twin Cities. He posted a T-3 end final yr whereas main the sphere with 2.43 SG: Strategy per spherical.
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