Brian Harman Odds to Win the British Open Surge After Strong Round 1

Jason Schandl
Brian Harman odds to win the British Open surge with a terrific Round 1.
Brian Harman odds to win the British Open surge with a terrific Round 1. / Oisin Keniry/Getty Images

Brian Harman entered the week as a serious long shot to win the 2021 Open Championship. He didn't even crack the top-25 favorites, sporting whopping +12000 odds to win the event as of Wednesday night.

He shot 5-under in the first round, however, which has him tied with Jordan Spieth for second (behind Louis Oosthuizen, at -6).

Brian Harman Open Championship Golf Odds

FanDuel Sportsbook's Open Championship odds now have Harman boasting the eighth-best odds (+2900) to win the entire event.

Harman's previous best finish at The Open was in his 2014 debut, when he finished T-26 at -4.

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