Handicapping The 2017 Open Championship!

Oddschecker is sensational for up-to-the-minute (literally) prices.Full disclosure: I've placed each-way bets on Rickie Fowler (18-1), Alexander Levy (250-1) and intend to add Wesley Bryan at 300-1.

My ten players to watch at Golfweek.com. Note: this was filed before Rory posted another missed cut at the Scottish and Stenson, the defending champion, all but declared his chances are slim.

The Golfweek staff makes fantasy picks including for those in various formats.

Wednesday's weather is bleak, so look for a softer course Thursday. The Met Office expects pretty steady winds all day Thursday and the same for Friday's play.

On the upcoming ShackHouse, we will be discussing the course and who it favors, plus working through some prop bets for those attempting to handicap a very wide open Open.