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Oddsmakers still list Tiger, Rory as Masters favorites

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Alison Lee poses for a portrait during the KIA Classic at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort on March 22, 2016 in Carlsbad, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)  - 

As Patrick Reed found out last weekend, anyone’s list of the top five players in the world likely includes 10 guys, maybe even 15.

Golf is deep these days, which makes major forecasting all the more difficult.

With the Masters now just 30 days away, here is how two oddsmakers see the favorites for the year’s first major: 


Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy: 6/1

Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott: 14/1

Jason Day: 16/1

Henrik Stenson, Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson: 25/1

Matt Kuchar, Sergio Garcia, Charl Schwartzel and Zach Johnson: 33/1

Other notables:

Jordan Spieth: 40/1

Jason Dufner: 50/1

Jimmy Walker: 66/1

Harris English: 66/1

Patrick Reed: 66/1

Tiger Woods: 6/1

Rory McIlroy: 8/1

Jason Day: 12/1

Phil Mickelson, Adam Scott and Dustin Johnson: 15/1

Matt Kuchar, Bubba Watson, Zach Johnson and Jordan Spieth: 25/1

Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson and Jason Dufner: 30/1

Other notables:

Sergio Garcia: 40/1

Harris English: 50/1

Jimmy Walker: 60/1

Fred Couples: 125/1

Patrick Reed: Part of “field” option at 15-1