The Walker Cup will soon return with Liverpool hosting leading amateur golfers from the USA and Great Britain & Ireland. This time around, the USA will be looking to defend their 2017 title away from home. Fortunately, they have the 2019 Walker Cup betting odds once again walk away with bragging rights.
The Walker Cup is a leading amateur golf tournament contested by two teams, the USA and Great Britain & Ireland since 1922. This year’s Walker Cup will run from 7-8 September in Liverpool, England. As it stands, the USA are currently the most successful team in the tournament with 36 wins from 45 Walker Cup matches. Here’s how their chances compare with the tournament’s 2019 Walker Cup betting odds on 1xBET Sportsbook:
|2019 Walker Cup Betting Odds at 1xBet Sportsbook||Win||Lose|
|Great Britain & Ireland||+110||-135|
USA to start with favorable 2019 Walker Cup betting odds to claim 37th match win
According 1xBET Sportsbook, the USA currently stand the best chance of winning the 2019 Walker Cup with odds at -120. A win this year in Liverpool will extend their dominance over Great Britain & Ireland to 37 wins. Additionally, it’s unlikely that they’ll lose with 2019 Walker Cup betting odds at -102 on the online sportsbooks in the USA.
Nathaniel Crosby who’s well known for his 1981 U.S will be the captain of the USA. Amateur Championship win. All eyes will be on Crosby to dominate the 2019 Walker Cup following the USA’s 2017 19-7 win against their counterparts.
The USA also has a promising 2019 Walker Cup lineup with young talents expected to steal the show. This includes 19-year-old Cole Hammer and 17 year old Akshay Bhatia.
Great Britain & Ireland look capitalize on home advantage and return to winning ways
This year, Great Britain & Ireland currently stand a small chance of winning the 2019 Walker Cup. The will enter with 9 Walker Cup wins most recently from 2015 and 2011. However, with 2019 Walker Cup betting odds at +110, they might have to wait until 2021 to try their luck again. Despite having home advantage this year, their 2019 Walker Cup betting odds of them losing look promising at -135.
Consequently, their captain Craig Watson will be under pressure to defy their odds and pull of a win in Liverpool. Fortunately, Watson has assured that the team are working hard to select a final 2019 Walker Cup 10 man team. Some of the potential amateur golfers to make the team include Jack Burnage, Alex Fitzpatrick, Ben Jones and David Langley.
2019 Walker Cup unlikely to end in a draw
According to the online sportsbook news in the USA, the 2019 Walker Cup betting odds of a draw are +1400. Consequently, both teams won’t have to share this year’s Walker Cup spoils. Additionally, only 1 tied match in 1965 has been recorded making a draw a risky option to bet on 1xBET Sportsbook.
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