• Sat 22 Oct, 2016
  • 12:56 BST
  • 08:56 EST (BST-4)
  • 14:56 CEST (BST+2)

Jimenez And Bjorn Big Movers

Live on BBC 2: Fri 09.00: Miguel Angel Jimenez and Thomas Bjorn are now 20/1 and 14/1 with (Boylesports) for the Open, compare day 2 odds.

Thoman Bjorn and Miguel Angel Jimenez were the big betting movers after the first round of the Open Championship at Royal St George’s.

Bjorn defied the conditions to card an impressive 65 and was subsequently cut from 125/1 to 14/1 by Boylesports while the same firm make Jimenez 20/1 after he hit 66 to lie a stroke off the lead on four under par.

Pre-tournament favourite Rory McIlroy could only manage a one over par 71 but bookies believe he is still well in contention at just six shots off the lead, so the US Open champ remains at the head of the market at 12/1 (Stan James).

Elsewhere, world number one Luke Donald also shot 71 and is now 16/1 with , Betfred post identical odds against Lee Westwood and Graeme McDowell has been cut to 25/1 by Ladbrokes having registered a two under par 68.

American Lucas Glover meanwhile, lies just one shot behind Bjorn after a 66 and has subsequently been slashed to 28/1 by Coral.

Compare all Open Championship odds and bet at the best price.

Subscribe & Share

Get stories like this delivered to you:

  • Facebook
  • Linked In
  • Twitter
  • Digg
  • Stumbleupon
  • Email
  • Bookmark
  • Print

Related Posts

Betting Highlights Today

Live TV Coverage

Rugby Uni

Sat: 19:45

Ulster v Exeter: European Cup


Sat: 19:45

AC Milan v Juventus: Seie A


Sat: 17:30

Liverpool v West Brom: Premier Lge


Sat: 17:30

Bayern Muich v Borussia M: Bundesliga


Sat; 17:30

Nottm Forest v Cardiff: Championship

Rugby Uni

Sat: 15:15

Edinburgh v Harlequins: European Cup


Sat: 14:00

Portugal Masters: Day 3


Sat: 13:45

Newbury, Cheltenham, Kelso


Sat: 13:50

Cheltenham, Doncaster, Newbury


Sat: 13:35

Doncaster & Punchestown


Sat: 12:30

Bournemouth v Spurs: Prem Lge

Horse Racing On TV | Sport On TV | Odds

Newsletter Subscription

Never Miss Another Great Offer

Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest free bets, tips and sign up promotions and more sent to your inbox every week.


About Betrescue

Betrescue.com is one of the world’s leading gambling portals, offering free bets, odds comparison, live scores and results, betting tips, bookmaker and sports betting news, betting exchange, spread betting, mobile betting apps, casino and poker guides.

At Betrescue.com we keep you up-to-date with all the breaking betting news stories from the sporting world, tell you where to find the best betting odds and help you to get the best value for money.

©2016 Betrescue Ltd. All rights reserved.

Betrescue supports responsible gambling. For more information visit GamCare and Gamble Aware.