Odds for Rory McIlroy to win the Masters Tournament next month, according to Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. McIlroy, 29, was installed as the favorite after his victory Sunday in the Players Championship. Dustin Johnson, who is No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking, was listed as the second choice, at 10-1. Tiger Woods, a four-time Masters champion, and Justin Rose were co-third picks, at 12-1.
Position in the Official World Golf Ranking, a career high, for South Africa’s Justin Harding, who tied for second in the European Tour’s recent Magical Kenya Open. Harding preceded the runner-up result with a victory in the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters. Harding, 33, played college golf at Lamar in 2005-09.