Last Updated on November 2, 2020
Just one week until the Masters! Before the PGA Tour heads to Augusta though, there is a stop in Houston, Texas for the 2020 Vivint Houston Open. It is the final chance for any tune-ups for PGA professionals before the Masters, but the Houston Open has a $7,000,000 purse and a level of prestige to its own name. This week’s Vivint Houston Open takes place at the Memorial Park Golf Course, and will permit 2,000 fans. As we do each and every week at ActionRush, we preview the tournament at hand looking at the courses preview, the opening odds, golf picks, top betting apps and more.
2020 Vivint Houston Open Date and Time Info
After last week’s Bermuda Championship, the PGA Tour heads to Texas for the final stop before the 2020 Masters. Of course the field will not be as prestigious as the Masters, but it is set to have some of the top players on the tour as they prepare for the Masters. Here is a look at the tournament details for this year’s 2020 Vivint Houston Open.
Where: Memorial Park Golf Course, Houston, Texas
When: Thursday, November 5th to Sunday, November 8th, 2020
Watch: Golf Channel, PGA Tour Live
2020 Vivint Houston Open Course Preview – Memorial Park Golf Course
Known as one of the top city golf courses in the country, Memorial Park Golf Course will host the 2020 Vivint Houston Open. It opened in 1912 as a course for soldiers, and was redesigned in 1935. Memorial Park Golf Course also hosted the Houston Open before in the 50s and 60s. The course was renovated in 1995, and stands today as one of the better courses in the state of Texas. Here’s some features:
- Affordable green fees to the public, under $40 per round.
- Dubbed the “greatest golf course ever” in 1936 by John Bredemus.
- 2020 event will host 2,000 fans.
Opening Odds to win the 2020 Houston Open
The opening odds are released for the 2020 Vivint Houston Open, with a list of betting odds for the top 10 golfers. For instant golf betting action, check our golf page.
|Golfer||Odds to win Houston Open|
Odds courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook, where you can find the full list of odds.
Top Legal Golf Betting Apps
Even with major sports being suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, the PGA stayed the course after minimal delays. This increased the popularity of the sport from a sports betting perspective. With the Masters coming up soon, the legal sports betting community will certainly pay more attention to golf. With that in mind, be sure to find the best sportsbooks for golf. You will need a sportsbook that has the best prices, betting market variety for golf, and more. Here is a look at the best golf betting apps that you can legally wager at in the US.
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2020 Vivint Houston Open Golf Betting Picks
The opening odds are released for the 2020 Vivint Houston Open, and here are our favorite betting picks for the event. Golf betting includes a variety of wagering, including betting markets such as Top 5, Top 10, matchups and more. For instant action, check out the 2020 Masters odds.
Outright Winner Picks
- Dustin Johnson (+650)
- Brooks Koepka (+2000)
- Doc Redman (+5000)
Who is the public betting on this week at the Vivint Houston Open?
Each week, real money legal sportsbooks provide public betting information for bettors to see who the public on for the golf tournament of the week. Stay tuned, as we will provide this information as it is provided to us.
2020 Vivint Houston Open Field of Golfers
The field has been released for the 2020 Vivint Houston Open, and here is a list every golfer that will be playing in the 2020 event. For more action, check out the 2020 Masters odds page.
|Si Woo Kim|
|Ted Potter, Jr.|
|Dawie van der Walt|
|Bo Van Pelt|
|Erik van Rooyen|
|Harold Varner III|
Vivint Houston Open Betting History
Last year, the winner of the Vivint Houston Open was Lanto Griffin. Here is a look at the odds for the top five in terms of betting favorites entering the tournament.
- Henrik Stenson (+1100)
- Daniel Berger (+2000)
- Cameron Champ (+2000)
- Brian Harman (+2000)
- Jason Kokrak (+2500)
The winner, Lanto Griffin, saw his odds close at +4500 to win the tournament. This means a $10 wager would have returned $450. A $100 wager would have returned $4500!
2020 Vivint Houston Open Frequently Asked Questions
Who is the favorite to win the Vivint Houston Open?
The favorite to win the 2020 Houston Open is Dustin Johnson at +650 on DraftKings Sportsbook.
Who won the 2019 Vivint Houston Open?
The winner of the 2019 Vivint Houston Open was Lanto Griffin, shooting a 274 and winning by one shot.
When is the Vivint Houston Open?
The 2020 Vivint Houston Open will take place from November 5th to November 8th, 2020.
What golf course is the Vivint Houston Open played at?
The 2020 Vivint Houston Open will be played at the Memorial Park Golf Course in Houston, Texas.
Is there fans at the 2020 Vivint Houston Open?
Yes, there will be fans at the 2020 Vivint Houston Open, with masks required.
Can I bet on the Vivint Houston Open?
Yes. With legal sports betting allowed in many states across the US, you can wager on golf. This includes the Vivint Houston Open.
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