If Tiger Woods wins the Masters, one gambler would pocket $1.2 million

Business Insider | 4/13/2019 | Tyler Lauletta
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This weekend the best golfers in the world will meet at Augusta National to compete in the Masters.

One bettor put $85,000 on Tiger Woods to win, a wager that would be worth $1.19 million should Woods earn his fifth green jacket on Sunday.

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Woods hasn't won a major since 2008, but has been in great form recently and plays Augusta National as well as any player in the field.

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Tiger Woods has always been a favorite pick for golf bettors, but when the Masters tees off on Thursday, one gambler will have a lot riding on Woods' performance.

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On Tuesday a bettor placed an $85,000 wager on Woods to win the tournament at 14/1 odds that would cash for $1.19 million should he go on to win a fifth green jacket.

The person placed the bet at William Hill US sportsbooks, and according to ESPN's David Purdum, represents the largest liability...
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