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US Masters 2024: Preview & Outright Odds

Gear up for the prestigious US Masters golf contest taking place at Augusta National Golf Course in Georgia.

US Masters

Gear up for the prestigious US Masters golf contest taking place at Augusta National Golf Course in Georgia. The 72-hole stroke play event will see a winner walking away with prize money of $18 million same amount as last year.


The US Masters is one of the four major championships in professional golf, and it is held annually at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, USA. It is the first major championship of the year and is played in April. The tournament was established in 1934, and it has since become one of the most prestigious events in the sport.

The tournament is known for its tradition, including the ceremonial opening tee shot, the green jacket awarded to the winner, and the iconic Amen Corner, a series of three difficult holes (11th, 12th, and 13th) that have been pivotal in many tournaments.

Some of the greatest golfers in history have won the US Masters, including Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Tiger Woods, and Phil Mickelson. The tournament typically attracts top players from around the world, and it is watched by millions of fans globally.

The US Masters is known for its challenging course layout, featuring fast greens, strategically placed hazards, and narrow fairways, which often require precision and skill from the players. The tournament is broadcasted internationally and attracts a large audience of golf enthusiasts.

Players To Watch

Scottie Scheffler

The world number one is one of the players to look for in the current US Masters edition. He has proven to be a force to reckon with for the past five years, winning major championships including the Phoenix Open in 2022 and 2023, Players Championship, and Masters Championship in 2022.

Jon Rahm

The Defending champion and third-ranked golfer in the world is one of the contenders to win this year’s US Masters Championship. The Spanish golfer had a splendid 2023, winning major trophies including the US Masters that saw him rank number one in the official World Golf Rankings.

Outright Odds

Scottie Scheffler – 5.50

Jon Rahm – 12.00

Rory McIlroy – 12.00

Xander Schauffele – 15.00

Brooks Koepka – 19.00

Siphamandla Lindwa is a sports writer and a publisher for Bet Central at He obtained a B-Tech in Sports Management from Tshwane University of Technology. When not writing sports content, Sipha scouts talent and networks for his future Sports Management agency.

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