Akshay Bhatia is a 19-year-old from North Carolina who bypassed college to turn pro at age 17. The left-hander has a pair of wins on the Swing Thought Tour, and currently has conditional status on the Mackenzie Tour (PGA Tour Canada).
Bhatia has made six PGA Tour starts this season and made the cut three times with one top-10 finish. He's ranked No. 879 in the world.
Akshay Bhatia U.S. Open Odds
Akshay Bhatia has +85000 odds to win the U.S. Open in 2021. He's a major longshot in the field of 156 golfers with the longest odds of any golfer at +100000.
Akshay Bhatia U.S. Open Prop Bets
As for finishing position, Bhatia is +800 to finish top-30, +1300 to finish top-20, +3600 to finish top-10 and +4900 to finish top-five.
Akshay Bhatia U.S. Open History
Akshay Bhatia is making his U.S. Open debut at age 19.
More than 8,600 golfers tried to get through U.S. Open qualifying, and Bhatia earned a spot after surviving a 3-for-1 playoff in the Hilton Head, S.C. final qualifier.