The CJ Cup brings a powerful PGA Tour discipline to The Summit Membership in Las Vegas. There are 78 golfers in attendance for the no-cut occasion. Beneath, we have a look at the fantasy golf energy rankings for the 2021 CJ Cup, with PGA Tour picks and predictions.
The Summit Membership is internet hosting the Tour for the primary time after Jason Kokrak gained this occasion at Shadow Creek final 12 months. The course measures 7,431 yards and performs to a par of 72. Justin Thomas gained two of the primary three runnings of the CJ Cup when it was performed at 9 Bridges in South Korea.
The CJ Cup options the strongest discipline of the early portion of the 2021-22 PGA Tour schedule. 4 of the top-five golfers within the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings are additionally in attendance.
Odds offered by Tipico Sportsbook; entry USA TODAY Sports activities’ betting odds for a full listing. Odds final up to date Tuesday at 12:50 p.m. ET.
Extra: CJ Cup odds, picks and predictions
Fantasy Golf High 20
20. Harris English (+4000)
Began the 2021-22 season with a missed reduce on the Shriners Youngsters’s Open after recording a win and two different top-five finishes throughout his closing seven occasions of final season. Completed fourth within the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational towards a extremely comparable discipline.
19. Hideki Matsuyama (+4000)
The reigning Masters champ adopted up a T-6 end on the Fortinet Championship to start out the season with a T-67 on the Shriners final week. He has struggled with the putter by two occasions however the remainder of his sport is in good condition.
18. Sergio Garcia (+6000)
Completed final season fourth amongst all golfers with 0.91 Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee per spherical. Shall be well-suited for the lengthy, par-72 venue.
17. Shane Lowry (+4000)
Tied for fourth towards a powerful discipline on the European Tour’s Alfred Dunhill Hyperlinks Championship to open October. Has missed simply two cuts by 22 worldwide occasions this 12 months.
16. Tyrrell Hatton (+4000)
Tied for second on the Alfred Dunhill Hyperlinks Championship with opening and shutting rounds of 64 and 67, respectively. He had beforehand missed the reduce in 4 of six occasions however his robust iron play will assist him navigate the unfamiliar course.
15. Scottie Scheffler (+3000)
Missed the reduce final week on account of terrible iron and short-game play however nonetheless averaged 0.65 SG: Off-the-Tee per spherical over 36 holes. He averaged 1.17 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical for the 2020-21 season.
14. Marc Leishman (+5000)
Began the season with a T-4 end on the Fortinet Championship and tied for third final week with 1.88 SG: Placing per spherical. The recent flat stick can be a giant benefit with few golfers within the discipline accustomed to The Summit Membership.
13. Jordan Spieth (+2000)
The sometimes erratic driver remains to be a priority on the new PGA Tour cease, however the former world No. 1 was one of many prime gamers of the 2020-21 season with a win and eight different top-10 finishes towards only one missed reduce by 19 occasions in 2021.
12. Sungjae Im (+3000)
Final week’s winner excelled with 2.62 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced and 1.38 SG: Placing per spherical. He obtained scorching with a 9-under par closing spherical and he hasn’t missed a reduce since early June.
11. Brooks Koepka (+3000)
Tied for 67th final week whereas dropping 0.74 strokes per spherical on the greens. His 0.35 SG: Off-the-Tee was a powerful go well with that may carry over to the longer course. He cooled off on the finish of final season however had a win and 5 different top-six finishes throughout a 10-event stretch within the coronary heart of the marketing campaign.
10. Tony Finau (+3000)
Will play his first occasion of the 2021-22 season after ending the final marketing campaign strongly. He was thirteenth for the 2020-21 season with 1.43 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical.
9. Rory McIlroy (+2000)
Taking part in his first occasion since Group Europe’s disappointing loss on the Ryder Cup. He begins the brand new season at No. 21 within the Golfweek rankings.
8. Louis Oosthuizen (+2000)
Although not generally known as an extended hitter, he excelled at lengthier venues for the PGA Championship, US Open and Open Championship. Hasn’t missed a reduce by 17 worldwide occasions this 12 months.
7. Sam Burns (+3000)
Adopted his win on the Sanderson Farms Championship with a disappointing T-14 on the Shriners after a final-round 72. Ranked fifth within the discipline with 2.04 SG: Tee-to-Inexperienced per spherical final week.
6. Cameron Smith (+3000)
Didn’t win final season however was the runner-up at The Northern Belief and has 5 different top-10 finishes on the calendar 12 months. Completed the season tenth amongst all golfers with 1.71 whole strokes gained on the sector per spherical.
5. Justin Thomas (+1300)
More likely to be over picked this week primarily based on his two wins of this occasion in South Korea, but when he carries over his 0.99 SG: Strategy from final season it needs to be a giant assist at a brand new course.
4. Viktor Hovland (+3000)
Tied for forty fourth final week with a woeful 2.23 strokes misplaced across the inexperienced per spherical. His 1.35 SG: Off-the-Tee and 1.32 SG: Strategy ranked second and eighth within the discipline, respectively.
3. Xander Schauffele (+1300)
Received the Olympic Golf Competitors the final time the world’s greatest all performed at a model new venue. Was the runner-up ultimately 12 months’s CJ Cup at Shadow Creek.
2. Dustin Johnson (+1200)
Began to warmth up on the finish of final season with 4 top-10 finishes in his closing six occasions. Performed arguably one of the best golf of his profession final fall.
1. Collin Morikawa (+1500)
The 24-year-old, two-time main winner is a member of The Summit Membership. He has confirmed himself worthy of being the betting favourite in these fields and is a worth with the fourth-best odds.
For those who’re searching for extra sports activities betting picks and ideas, entry all of our content material at SportsbookWire.com and BetFTW. Please gamble responsibly.
Gannett might earn income from Tipico for viewers referrals to betting companies. Tipico has no affect over nor are any such revenues in any approach depending on or linked to the newsrooms or information protection. See Tipico.com for Phrases and Situations. 21+ solely. Playing drawback? Name 1-800-GAMBLER (NJ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO), 1-800-BETS-OFF (IA).