Golf Free Bets
Golf is a huge sport all over the world. Betting on golf is a huge business in the UK. When you mention betting on golf what first comes to mind may be the friendly wager between you and your buddies on the links. In fact betting on who will win a particular golf tournament has been going on for as long as the game has been played. Not only can you bet on the individual golfer who might win the tournament but you can bet on many other things like the top UK or Irish golfer, whether there will be a hole in one and the winning margin of victory. There are hundreds of bookies in the UK that take golf bets. Ladbrokes is one of the bookmakers who can take your bet. You can place your bet online at ladbrokes.com
Ladbrokes offers a special free bet. If you place a bet for 5 pounds or more they will match your stake with a free bet up to 30 pounds. The British Open or the “Open” as it is referred to is the largest and oldest golf tournament having been played for 140 years. This years favourite to win the open before the tournament starts is Rory McIlroy at 6/1 odds. Other favourite European golfers included Sergio Garcia 25/1 odds, Luke Donald 16/1 odds and Lee Westwood at 10/1 odds.
William Hill is one of the largest online bookmakers williamhill.com. At William Hill you can place a bet on any golfer and if your golfer misses the cut by more than 3 shots they will refund your loosing bet outright so you get a free bet. Betfred.com or Betfred is another online bookie that can take your golf bets. At Betfred they are offering a free 50 pound bet promotion.
Another bookie offering a free bet is Skybet.com at Skybet you can get up to a 35 pound free bet. As of Friday July 15, they had Darren Clark to win the open at 14/1 odds. Darren Clarke would be a very popular win. Other golf bookies include Paddy Power at PaddyPower.com, BoyleSports at boylesports.com where you can get a 20 pound free bet and the are currently running a special for this years 2011 British Open. Bwin at bwin.com has outright winner bets as well as 2 ball and 3 ball bets.
Other popular golf events that receive a lot of betting action include The Masters, The United States Open, The Ryder Cup, The Presidents Cup and The Solheim Cup. No golf event is to big or to small for a bookie to take your bet. So now maybe the next time someone mentions betting on golf the first thing you will think of is your golf bookie and not the friendly bet you make with your buddies. Betting on golf is a huge past time for many people. Placing a bet or a few bets on your favourite golfer as with any sports bet can really add a lot of extra excitement to the event.