ERIN, Wis. – The U.S. Open remains a wide-open affair after 36 holes, but according to the oddsmakers at Las Vegas there are two players with the inside track.
Rickie Fowler trails four co-leaders by a shot entering the weekend, but at 11/2 he is now a co-favorite to win according to the Westgate Las Vegas Sportsbook alongside one of those leaders at 7 under, Paul Casey. Fowler opened the week at 15/1 and was a 3/1 favorite after the opening round, while Casey started at 40/1.
Fowler and Casey are followed on the betting sheet by co-leader Brooks Koepka, while Hideki Matsuyama is next despite sitting two shots off the pace. Here’s a look at the odds for other contenders entering the third round:
11/2: Rickie Fowler, Paul Casey
13/2: Brooks Koepka
9/1: Hideki Matsuyama
12/1: Tommy Fleetwood, J.B. Holmes
15/1: Brian Harman
20/1: Jamie Lovemark, Si Woo Kim, Brandt Snedeker
25/1: Sergio Garcia
40/1: Justin Thomas, Charley Hoffman
80/1: Harris English
100/1: Xander Schauffele, Chez Reavie
125/1: Patrick Reed, William McGirt
200/1: Cameron Champ (a)
15/1: Field (all other players)