2023 WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play odds: 5 props for Austin Country Club including Rory McIlroy to win his group
For the final time, the PGA Tour is in Austin, Texas, for the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play at Austin Country Club.
World No. 1 Scottie Scheffler, fresh off a win at the Players Championship, returns to the Lone Star State as the defending champion. So far this season, Scheffler is 1-for-2 in defending titles.
Overall, eight of the top nine players in the Official World Golf Ranking are teeing it up Wednesday. Justin Thomas, who’s struggled at ACC throughout his career, is the only eligible member of the top 10 absent from the field.
Here are five prop bets for the WGC-Dell Match Play, starting with the world No. 3.
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Rory McIlroy to win Group 3 (-110)
Rory McIlroy plays from the 18th fairway during the completion of the weather-delayed second round of THE PLAYERS Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: David Yeazell-USA TODAY Sports
Rory McIlroy over Keegan Bradley, Denny McCarthy and Scott Stallings? Yeah, I’m gonna take that.
Viktor Hovland to win Group 8 (+165)
Viktor Hovland walks to the 18th green during the final round of the 2023 Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo: David Yeazell-USA TODAY Sports)
The Norwegian is far and away the best player in this group.
Scottie Scheffler to reach Final 4 (+225)
Scottie Scheffler reacts after making par on the 18th hole and winning the 2023 Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo: David Yeazell-USA TODAY Sports)
Scottie Scheffler looks unstoppable right now, so we have to back him somewhere.
Max Homa to reach Final 4 (+550)
Max Homa hits his drive on the 18th hole during the second round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational golf tournament. (Photo: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports)
Max Homa was featured in our expert picks list. He went 4-0-0 at the 2022 Presidents Cup and is coming off a T-6 at the Players.
Jason Day to finish as top Australian (+165)
Jason Day watches his tee shot on the 2nd hole during the final round of the 2023 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in San Diego. (Photo: Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via AP Images)
Jason Day has to get through Collin Morikawa, Adam Svensson and Victor Perez to advance.