The PGA Tour heads to North Carolina this week for the famed Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina. This is one of the better non-majors of the PGA schedule each spring, and is a terrific event for golf betting purposes. Last year’s event was postponed, so it will be great to see the yearly tournament return to the schedule.
Let us take a look at a course preview, odds to win the Wells Fargo Championship, our betting picks, top golf betting apps and more for this week’s PGA tournament.
2021 Wells Fargo Championship Info – Date, Time, TV Schedule
For this week’s Wells Fargo Championship, here is a look at the details of the tournament. Where the course is, the TV schedule, date and time info, and more.
Where: Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, North Carolina
When: Thursday, May 6th to Sunday, May 9th, 2021
Watch: CBS, Golf Channel, PGA Tour Live
Wells Fargo Championship Golf Course Preview – Quail Hollow Club
This year’s Wells Fargo Championship takes place at Quail Hollow Club, which can be quite difficult for a PGA Tour event. Here’s a quick preview.
The famous Quail Hollow Club started in 1960, and was formed by James J. Harris. Here are some facts and features of the course.
- Designed by George Cobb in 1961.
- Arnold Palmer modified holes in 1986.
- Re-designed by Tom Fazio in 1997.
- Modified in 2016.
- Famous 14th hole, par-4 dog leg.
- Home of the Wells Fargo Championship.
Who is the public betting on?
Odds to Win the Wells Fargo Championship 2021
Value is essential when it comes to betting on golf. To get the best value, wagering on the odds before the lines move is the way to go. This will allow you to have the biggest edge towards becoming a potentially profitable bettor in the long run. Each week, we post the opening and current odds at various legal sportsbooks for this very reason.
Opening Odds – Wells Fargo Championship
The opening odds for the Wells Fargo Championship have been posted, here is a look at the top five golfers in terms of odds to win the event.
- Justin Thomas (+800)
- Jon Rahm (+900)
- Bryson DeChambeau (+1400)
- Xander Schauffele (+1600)
- Viktor Hovland (+1800)
For more PGA odds, check out BetMGM Sportsbook.
Current Odds to Win the Wells Fargo Championship
Here is a look at the updated odds for this week’s PGA event.
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Top PGA Betting Apps
Wagering on the PGA is much different than other sports, as the prices vary far more for much larger (or smaller) payouts. You can get a golfer to win at +500, while he may be +350 on another book. That is why getting the best prices is essential when it comes to wagering on golf. Here are two of our favorite PGA betting apps.
Betting Picks – Wells Fargo Championship
Golf betting is a whirlwind, as most bets are longshots to win when betting on the outright market. Here are two of the longshot bets we’ve posted so far that have hit.
Here are our betting picks for this week’s Wells Fargo Championship, looking to hit again after the Valspar Championship.
Outright Winner Picks
- Viktor Hovland (+1800)
- Patrick Reed (+2800)
- Will Zalatoris (+2800)
- Max Homa (+4500)
Field for the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship
The field has been announced for the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship, and here is a look at each golfer that will participate in this week’s event. For more golf betting, check out BetMGM Sportsbook.
|Byeong Hun An|
|Rafa Cabrera Bello|
|Ted Potter Jr|
|Bo Van Pelt|
|Erik van Rooyen|
|Harold Varner III|
Betting History for the Wells Fargo Championship
One of the best non-majors each summer is the Wells Fargo Championship, which always has some of the best names on the PGA Tour in the field. This makes it a great betting event too, and last year was no exception after a crazy long shot in Max Homa won the event.
- Rory McIlroy (+600)
- Jason Day (+1000)
- Justin Rose (+1100)
- Rickie Fowler (+1100)
- Hideki Matsuyama (+1800)
The winner of the 2019 event was Max Homa, whose odds were a whopping +30000. This means a $1 wager would have returned $300, a $10 bet returns $3000, and a $100 bet returns $30,000.
Last Five Winners of the Wells Fargo Championship
The 2020 Wells Fargo Championship was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the 2019 event and in years before presents some history. Here are the last five winners of the Wells Fargo Championship.
Wells Fargo Championship Frequently Asked Questions
Who is the favorite to win the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship?
The favorite to win the Wells Fargo Championship is Justin Thomas.
Who won the 2020 Wells Fargo Championship?
The 2020 Wells Fargo Championship was cancelled, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Max Homa won in 2019.
Where is the 2021 Wells Fargo Championship?
The 2021 Wells Fargo Championship is played in Charlotte, North Carolina at Quail Hollow Club.