2021 The Open Championship Betting Tips

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2021 The Open Championship Betting Tips & Predictions

The 2021 The Open Championship, otherwise known as the British Open, will be the 149th Open Championship. 

It will take place at Royal St George's in Sandwich, England, from July 15-18. The 2021 Open Championship will be the 15th time it has been played at Royal St George's. 

The Open is the last of the year's four majors and conducted by The R&A (The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews).

The Open Championship is the oldest of the four major championships in professional golf. The British Open was traditionally the third major of the year played in mid-July, but beginning in 2019 the tournament became the final major of the golf season.

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Betting on the The Open Championship

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

Finding players who have performed well at the golf courses The Open Championship is being played at can have plenty of value in the betting markets.

British Open Championship Qualification

There are a number of ways to qualify for the British Open Championship including:

  • Open Champions aged 60 or less.
  • Open Champions from 2009-2019.
  • First 10 places in 2019 Open Championship.
  • First 50 players in Official World Golf Ranking.
  • BMW PGA Championship winners from 2017-2020.
  • Masters winners from 2015-2021.

2021 The Open Field & Players

All the top golfers in the world will compete at Royal St George's in the 2021 The Open Championship with the field to be confirmed in the week leading up to the tournament.


The 2021 The Open will be played from 15 to 18 July.

Thursday 15th JulyRound 1
Friday 16th JulyRound 2
Saturday 17th JulyRound 3
Sunday 18th JulyRound 4

The Open Championship FAQs

When is the 2021 The Open Championship being played?

The 2021 The Open is being played from July 15-18 2021.

Where is the 2021 The Open being played?

The 2021 The Open is being played at Royal St George's in Sandwich, England.

What is the 2021 The Open prize money?

The The Open prize money is $11,500,000 with the winner collecting $2,070,000.

Who won the 2019 The Open?

Shane Lowry won the last The Open played in 2019 at Royal Portrush.

Who has won the most The Open titles?

Harry Vardon has won most titles with six. James Braid, John Henry Taylor, Peter Thomson and Tom Watson have all lifted the Claret Jug five times.