PGA Championship Betting Tips

The 2020 PGA Championship is the 102nd edition an annual golf tournament conducted by the Professional Golfers' Association of America. It is one of the four major championships in professional golf.

The tournament was originally scheduled for May 14-17 at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco, California but was postponed to August 6-9 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 2020 PGA Championship will be the only major of the 2019-20 PGA Tour season.

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PGA Championship FAQ

When is the 2020 PGA Championship being played?

The 2020 PGA Championship is being played from August 6-9, 2020.

Where is the 2020 PGA Championship being played? 

The 2020 PGA Championship is being played at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco, California, United States.

What is the 2020 PGA Championship prize money?

The 2020 PGA Championship prize money is $11,000,000 with the winner collecting $1,980,000.

Who won the 2019 PGA Championship?

Brooks Koepka won won the 2019 PGA Championship, his second PGA Championship and fourth major.

Who has won the most PGA Championship titles?

Walter Hagen (1921, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927) and Jack Nicklaus (1963, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1980) each won five PGA Championship titles. Next best is Tiger Woods (1999, 2000, 2006, 2007) who won four.

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PGA Championship Betting Odds


All major bookmakers have multiple betting markets and odds available for the PGA Championship. Many of these are months before the tournament which can offer some great value.

PGA Championship Results


Check previous results at the PGA Championship and identify players that have performed well in the tournament. Finding players who have performed well at the golf courses the PGA Championship is being played at can have plenty of value in the betting markets.

PGA Championship Winners


England's Jim Barnes won the first two editions of the PGA Championship but the tournament has largely been dominated by players from the United States. 

Walter Hagen and Jack Nicklaus both won five titles with Tiger Woods next best with four, his last win coming in 2007.

YearChampionCountryVenueScoreMargin
2020 tbc tbc TPC Harding Park tbc tbc
2019 Brooks Koepka (2) United States Bethpage Black Course 272 (−8) 2 strokes
2018 Brooks Koepka United States Bellerive Country Club 264 (−16) 2 strokes
2017 Justin Thomas United States Quail Hollow Club 276 (−8) 2 strokes
2016 Jimmy Walker United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 266 (−14) 1 stroke
2015 Jason Day Australia Whistling Straits, Straits Course 268 (−20) 3 strokes
2014 Rory McIlroy (2) Northern Ireland Valhalla Golf Club 268 (−16) 1 stroke
2013 Jason Dufner United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course 270 (−10) 2 strokes
2012 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Ocean Course 275 (−13) 8 strokes
2011 Keegan Bradley United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 272 (−8) Playoff
2010 Martin Kaymer Germany Whistling Straits, Straits Course 277 (−11) Playoff
2009 Yang Yong-eun South Korea Hazeltine National Golf Club 280 (−8) 3 strokes
2008 Pádraig Harrington Ireland Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 277 (−3) 2 strokes
2007 Tiger Woods (4) United States Southern Hills Country Club 272 (−8) 2 strokes
2006 Tiger Woods (3) United States Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 270 (−18) 5 strokes
2005 Phil Mickelson United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course 276 (−4) 1 stroke
2004 Vijay Singh (2) Fiji Whistling Straits, Straits Course 280 (−8) Playoff
2003 Shaun Micheel United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course 276 (−4) 2 strokes
2002 Rich Beem United States Hazeltine National Golf Club 278 (−10) 1 stroke
2001 David Toms United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 265 (−15) 1 stroke
2000 Tiger Woods (2) United States Valhalla Golf Club 270 (−18) Playoff
1999 Tiger Woods United States Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 277 (−11) 1 stroke
1998 Vijay Singh Fiji Sahalee Country Club 271 (−9) 2 strokes
1997 Davis Love III United States Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course 269 (−11) 5 strokes
1996 Mark Brooks United States Valhalla Golf Club 277 (−11) Playoff
1995 Steve Elkington Australia Riviera Country Club 267 (−17) Playoff
1994 Nick Price (2) Zimbabwe Southern Hills Country Club 269 (−11) 6 strokes
1993 Paul Azinger United States Inverness Club 272 (−12) Playoff
1992 Nick Price Zimbabwe Bellerive Country Club 278 (−6) 3 strokes
1991 John Daly United States Crooked Stick Golf Club 276 (−12) 3 strokes
1990 Wayne Grady Australia Shoal Creek Golf and Country Club 282 (−6) 3 strokes
1989 Payne Stewart United States Kemper Lakes Golf Club 276 (−12) 1 stroke
1988 Jeff Sluman United States Oak Tree Golf Club 272 (−12) 3 strokes
1987 Larry Nelson (2) United States PGA National Resort & Spa 287 (−1) Playoff
1986 Bob Tway United States Inverness Club 276 (−8) 2 strokes
1985 Hubert Green United States Cherry Hills Country Club 278 (−6) 2 strokes
1984 Lee Trevino (2) United States Shoal Creek Golf and Country Club 273 (−15) 4 strokes
1983 Hal Sutton United States Riviera Country Club 274 (−10) 1 stroke
1982 Raymond Floyd (2) United States Southern Hills Country Club 272 (−8) 3 strokes
1981 Larry Nelson United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course 273 (−7) 4 strokes
1980 Jack Nicklaus (5) United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course 274 (−6) 7 strokes
1979 David Graham Australia Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 272 (−8) Playoff
1978 John Mahaffey United States Oakmont Country Club 276 (−8) Playoff
1977 Lanny Wadkins United States Pebble Beach Golf Links 282 (−6) Playoff
1976 Dave Stockton (2) United States Congressional Country Club, Blue Course 281 (+1) 1 stroke
1975 Jack Nicklaus (4) United States Firestone Country Club, South Course 276 (−4) 2 strokes
1974 Lee Trevino United States Tanglewood Park, Championship Course 276 (−4) 1 stroke
1973 Jack Nicklaus (3) United States Canterbury Golf Club 277 (−7) 4 strokes
1972 Gary Player (2)  South Africa Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course 281 (+1) 2 strokes
1971 Jack Nicklaus (2) United States PGA National Golf Club 281 (−7) 2 strokes
1970 Dave Stockton United States Southern Hills Country Club 279 (−1) 2 strokes
1969 Raymond Floyd United States NCR Country Club, South Course 276 (−8) 1 stroke
1968 Julius Boros United States Pecan Valley Golf Club 281 (+1) 1 stroke
1967 Don January United States Columbine Country Club 281 (−7) Playoff
1966 Al Geiberger United States Firestone Country Club, South Course 280 (E) 4 strokes
1965 Dave Marr United States Laurel Valley Golf Club 280 (−4) 2 strokes
1964 Bobby Nichols United States Columbus Country Club 271 (−9) 3 strokes
1963 Jack Nicklaus United States Dallas Athletic Club, Blue Course 279 (−5) 2 strokes
1962 Gary Player South Africa Aronimink Golf Club 278 (−2) 1 stroke
1961 Jerry Barber United States Olympia Fields Country Club 277 (−3) Playoff
1960 Jay Hebert United States Firestone Country Club, South Course 281 (+1) 1 stroke
1959 Bob Rosburg United States Minneapolis Golf Club 277 (−3) 1 stroke
1958 Dow Finsterwald United States Llanerch Country Club 276 (−4) 2 strokes
1957 Lionel Hebert United States United States Dow Finsterwald n/a 2 & 1
1956 Jack Burke, Jr. United States United States Ted Kroll n/a 3 & 2
1955 Doug Ford United States United States Cary Middlecoff n/a 4 & 3
1954 Chick Harbert United States United States Walter Burkemo n/a 4 & 3
1953 Walter Burkemo United States United States Felice Torza n/a 2 & 1
1952 Jim Turnesa United States United States Chick Harbert n/a 1 up
1951 Sam Snead (3) United States United States Walter Burkemo n/a 7 & 6
1950 Chandler Harper United States United States Henry Williams, Jr. n/a 4 & 3
1949 Sam Snead (2) United States United States Johnny Palmer n/a 3 & 2
1948 Ben Hogan (2) United States United States Mike Turnesa n/a 7 & 6
1947 Jim Ferrier Australia United States Chick Harbert n/a 2 & 1
1946 Ben Hogan United States United States Ed Oliver n/a 6 & 4
1945 Byron Nelson (2) United States United States Sam Byrd n/a 4 & 3
1944 Bob Hamilton United States United States Byron Nelson n/a 1 up
1942 Sam Snead United States United States Jim Turnesa n/a 2 & 1
1941 Vic Ghezzi United States United States Byron Nelson n/a 38 holes
1940 Byron Nelson United States United States Sam Snead n/a 1 up
1939 Henry Picard United States United States Byron Nelson n/a 37 holes
1938 Paul Runyan (2) United States United States Sam Snead n/a 8 & 7
1937 Denny Shute (2) United States United States Harold McSpaden n/a 37 holes
1936 Denny Shute United States United States Jimmy Thomson n/a 3 & 2
1935 Johnny Revolta United States Scotland Tommy Armour n/a 5 & 4
1934 Paul Runyan United States United States Craig Wood n/a 38 holes
1933 Gene Sarazen (3) United States United States Willie Goggin n/a 5 & 4
1932 Olin Dutra United States United States Frank Walsh n/a 4 & 3
1931 Tom Creavy United States United States Denny Shute n/a 2 & 1
1930 Tommy Armour Scotland United States Gene Sarazen n/a 1 up
1929 Leo Diegel (2) United States United States Johnny Farrell n/a 6 & 4
1928 Leo Diegel United States United States Al Espinosa n/a 6 & 5
1927 Walter Hagen (5) United States United States Joe Turnesa n/a 1 up
1926 Walter Hagen (4) United States United States Leo Diegel n/a 5 & 3
1925 Walter Hagen (3) United States United States Bill Mehlhorn n/a 6 & 5
1924 Walter Hagen (2) United States England Jim Barnes n/a 2 up
1923 Gene Sarazen (2) United States United States Walter Hagen n/a 38 holes
1922 Gene Sarazen United States United States Emmet French n/a 4 & 3
1921 Walter Hagen United States England Jim Barnes n/a 3 & 2
1920 Jock Hutchison Scotland England J. Douglas Edgar n/a 1 up
1919 Jim Barnes (2) England Scotland Fred McLeod n/a 6 & 5
1916 Jim Barnes England Scotland Jock Hutchison n/a 1 up

PGA Championship Multiple Winners


Jack Nicklaus and Walter Hagen have the most PGA Championship titles with five each, the Golden Bear also finishing runner-up on four occasions. Rory McIlroy holds the record for the greatest winning margin with an 8 stroke victory in 2012, Jason Day shooting the lowest in history with 20 under par in 2015.

PGA Championship Qualification


The PGA Championship is the only major that does not invite leading amateurs to compete and the only major that does not grant entry to the top 50 players in the Official World Golf Ranking.

Some of the ways that players can qualify for the PGA Championship include:

  • Every former PGA Champion.
  • Winners of the last five US Opens.
  • Winners of the last five Masters.
  • Winners of the last five Open Championships.
  • Winners of the last three The Players Championships.
  • The current Senior PGA Champion.
  • The low 15 scorers and ties in the previous PGA Championship.
  • The 20 low scorers in the last PGA Professional Championship.
  • The 70 leaders in official money standings on the PGA Tour.

2020 PGA Championship Field & Players


All the top golfers in the world will compete in the 2020 PGA Championship with the field to be confirmed in the week leading up to the tournament.

2020 PGA Championship Leaderboard


Stay in touch with the 2020 PGA Championship leaderboard to identify players who are shooting low scores and getting into contention to win the tournament.

PGA Championship Highlights


Watch PGA Championship highlights and player interviews on the PGA Tour YouTube channel.

PGA Championship News


Get the latest PGA Championship news to stay up to date with the weather forecast and tee-off times.

PGA Championship Social Media


Follow the tournament on the PGA Tour social media accounts:


PGA Championship History


The first PGA Championship was first held in 1916 at Siwanoy Country Club in New York. Initially a match play event, the tournament was changed to stroke play in 1958 with the standard 72-hole format over four days from Thursday to Sunday.

The PGA Championship is primarily played in the eastern half of the United States with only ten tournaments taking place in the west. The last tournament played in the Pacific time zone was in 1998 at Sahalee in Seattle. The PGA Championship returns to the west in 2020 at Harding Park in San Francisco.

The PGA Championship is played at various locations in the United States.

Official World Golf Ranking (2 August 2020)


Rank
Player
Events
AVG Points
Total Points
1 Justin Thomas 48 9.00 432.08
2 Jon Rahm 50 8.88 444.17
3 Rory McIlroy 48 8.40 403.15
4 Webb Simpson 44 6.99 307.72
5 Dustin Johnson 44 6.93 304.96
6 Brooks Koepka 49 6.69 327.89
7 Bryson DeChambeau 52 6.00 312.10
8 Patrick Reed 52 5.86 304.75
9 Adam Scott 40 5.58 223.24
10 Patrick Cantlay 43 5.52 237.45
11 Xander Schauffele 51 5.51 280.91
12 Collin Morikawa 40 5.04 201.68
13 Tommy Fleetwood 52 4.89 254.07
14 Tyrrell Hatton 47 4.76 223.55
15 Tiger Woods 40 4.58 183.15
16 Justin Rose 49 4.39 215.29
17 Tony Finau 52 4.38 228.00
18 Matthew Fitzpatrick 52 4.35 226.13
19 Marc Leishman 49 4.26 208.94
20 Daniel Berger 43 4.25 182.70
21 Gary Woodland 52 4.19 217.86
22 Matt Kuchar 52 4.09 212.43
23 Abraham Ancer 52 3.98 206.81
24 Louis Oosthuizen 48 3.95 189.42
25 Sungjae Im 52 3.91 203.27
26 Shane Lowry 52 3.84 199.61
27 Hideki Matsuyama 52 3.83 199.30
28 Paul Casey 50 3.46 173.14
29 Bernd Wiesberger 40 3.42 136.63
30 Kevin Na 50 3.22 160.85
31 Viktor Hovland 40 3.11 124.44
32 Rickie Fowler 45 3.08 138.66
33 Henrik Stenson 42 2.82 118.59
34 Kevin Kisner 52 2.80 145.81
35 Ryan Palmer 46 2.79 128.32
36 Chez Reavie 52 2.78 144.33
37 Francesco Molinari 40 2.76 110.39
38 Danny Willett 52 2.75 143.14
39 Lee Westwood 44 2.75 120.83
40 Billy Horschel 52 2.74 142.31
41 Sergio Garcia 51 2.70 137.67
42 Jason Day 45 2.69 120.91
43 Matt Wallace 52 2.56 132.94
44 Erik van Rooyen 52 2.52 131.10
45 Kevin Streelman 52 2.44 127.09
46 Tom Lewis 52 2.43 126.45
47 Christiaan Bezuidenhout 52 2.43 126.20
48 Brendon Todd 40 2.43 97.05
49 Phil Mickelson 47 2.42 113.62
50 Victor Perez 49 2.36 115.66
51 Cameron Smith 52 2.31 120.33
52 Jazz Janewattananond 52 2.30 119.77
53 Matthew Wolff 40 2.29 91.65
54 Shugo Imahira 52 2.25 116.93
55 Graeme McDowell 50 2.22 111.12
56 Byeong Hun An 52 2.18 113.34
57 Ian Poulter 52 2.17 112.93
58 Rafa Cabrera Bello 52 2.15 111.91
59 Scottie Scheffler 46 2.15 98.93
60 Adam Hadwin 48 2.15 103.18
61 Sung Kang 52 2.14 111.45
62 Jordan Spieth 49 2.13 104.37
63 Bubba Watson 49 2.10 102.81
64 Brandt Snedeker 52 2.07 107.83
65 Corey Conners 52 2.00 103.84
66 J.T. Poston 52 1.99 103.62
67 Jason Kokrak 51 1.97 100.42
68 Joaquin Niemann 52 1.94 100.99
69 Joel Dahmen 52 1.91 99.58
70 Max Homa 52 1.90 98.86
71 Shaun Norris 52 1.81 94.17
72 Lucas Herbert 47 1.81 84.87
73 Adam Long 52 1.79 92.99
74 Mackenzie Hughes 52 1.77 92.15
75 Keegan Bradley 52 1.73 89.96
76 Charles Howell III 52 1.72 89.66
77 Cameron Champ 52 1.71 89.17
78 Thomas Pieters 48 1.71 82.08
79 Matthias Schwab 52 1.69 87.65
80 Lucas Glover 49 1.69 82.59
81 Robert MacIntyre 52 1.67 87.07
82 Michael Lorenzo-Vera 42 1.66 69.91
83 Chan Kim 40 1.66 66.41
84 Branden Grace 52 1.65 85.93
85 Kurt Kitayama 50 1.65 82.33
86 Lanto Griffin 52 1.64 85.22
87 Paul Waring 41 1.63 66.73
88 Matt Jones 52 1.61 83.61
89 Rory Sabbatini 52 1.59 82.67
90 Eddie Pepperell 43 1.55 66.73
91 Thomas Detry 52 1.55 80.35
92 Andrew Putnam 52 1.54 80.16
93 Nate Lashley 47 1.53 72.08
94 Jim Furyk 40 1.53 61.03
95 Joohyung Kim 40 1.51 60.37
96 Jorge Campillo 51 1.50 76.25
97 Ryo Ishikawa 42 1.49 62.51
98 Sebastián Muñoz 52 1.49 77.37
99 Michael Thompson 52 1.48 77.16
100 Nick Taylor 52 1.48 76.87

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