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Spieth new Masters betting favorite; McIlroy 5/1

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After only one round at the 2018 Masters, Jordan Spieth is now a prohibitive betting favorite to slip into a second green jacket.

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook listed Spieth as a 7/1 favorite when Masters betting opened in August, and he teed off Thursday as a 10/1 co-favorite with Justin Thomas. But after taking an early lead with a 6-under 66, Spieth's odds to win have been trimmed to just 2/1.

In closest pursuit on the betting board is Rory McIlroy, who is tied for fourth after a 3-under 69. McIlroy began the tournament at 12/1 but is now just 5/1 odds to complete the final leg of the career Grand Slam.

Here's a look at the odds for the contenders still left standing after the opening round at Augusta National, along with a few of the favorites whose chances to win have all but vanished:

2/1: Jordan Spieth

5/1: Rory McIlroy

14/1: Phil Mickelson, Matt Kuchar

16/1: Henrik Stenson, Rickie Fowler

20/1: Patrick Reed

25/1: Justin Rose

30/1: Dustin Johnson, Tiger Woods, Tony Finau, Marc Leishman

40/1: Rafael Cabrera-Bello, Justin Thomas, Charley Hoffman

50/1: Bubba Watson, Louis Oosthuizen, Tommy Fleetwood

60/1: Adam Hadwin, Hideki Matsuyama, Zach Johnson

80/1: Haotong Li, Xander Schauffele

100/1: Paul Casey

125/1: Jason Day

150/1: Jon Rahm

250/1: Adam Scott

2000/1: Sergio Garcia