Given his past major failures, rising age and own concession towards Augusta National, Sergio Garcia was a bit of a long shot to win the 2017 Masters. So when he prevailed in a playoff against Justin Rose, the Spaniard wasn’t the only one who cashed in.
On Tuesday, the online sports book Bovada posted a winning multi involving Garcia’s Masters triumph and Rickie Fowler’s victory at the Honda Classic. The player put $US60 on the bet. The reward? $US41,773.
Not quite the $US1.98 million Garcia grabbed for his victory, but definitely enough ‘dinero’ to do some damage at the merchandise shop next Masters.