The US has one of the biggest sports betting industries in the entire world. Among the reasons for sports betting popularity is the top sports events held in the different states. In this article, we focus on the top 5 best sporting events that most bettors wager on.
The Masters Golf Tournament
Scheduled for April 2020, this is one of the four championships in the professional golf division. Last year, it was a great experience for bettors as Tiger Woods captured the 2019 edition, contrary to the expectations of many punters. When betting on the Masters, look out for par-five players and draw ball naturals and avoid the defending champion. Who’s your favorite pick for this year’s edition? Is it Tiger Woods once again or will Brooks Koepka spoil the party?
Super Bowl brings the US to a standstill, and the markets are always busy. This is among the most anticipated events amongst football lovers and bettors as well. This year’s Super Bowl is set for February 2 in a game that will feature the NFC Champions and AFC Champions.
In the NBA Finals, the Western and Eastern Conference champions are in a best-of-seven battle to find who’s the ultimate champion of the NBA. Considering the popularity of basketball, the NBA Finals attract a lot of bettors, just like Super Bowl and the Masters Golf Tournament. This year’s edition will start from June 4, and the champions will be crowned on June 21.
These are just a few of the many sporting events that US bettors love to wager on. Other worthy mentions include the BMW Championship (PGA Tour), the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, the MLS Cup Playoffs, the New York City Marathons, and the PGA Championship, among others. Which one is your favorite sport to bet on in 2020?