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Louis Oosthuizen is leading the 2021 Open Championship.
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The oldest event in golf has returned to Royal St. George’s Club for the 2021 Open Championship this weekend. The 149th edition of the tournament will feature a star-studded field, as over 150 of the world’s best golfers compete in the final major championship this year.

After Saturday’s round, the same three golfers lead the pack as did going into the weekend: Louis Oosthuizen in first at -12, with Collin Morikawa just one stroke back and Jordan Spieth at -9. The three were tied with several holes to go, but even with Spieth’s bogeys on the final two holes providing some separation, Sunday will be an intriguing finish. 

Oosthuizen is chasing his second major championship 11 years after winning the Open at St. Andrew’s. Spieth has won three majors, including the 2017 Open at Royal Birkdale. This would be Morikawa’s second major and first Open following his victory at the PGA Championship last year.

Here’s everything you need to know about the 2021 Open Championship:

How can I watch the 2021 Open Championship?

The 2021 Open Championship begins on Thursday, July 15, and ends on Sunday, July 18.

Sunday, July 18: 

4 a.m. to 7 a.m. ET: Live coverage on Golf Channel and Peacock Premium

 

5 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET: Featured groups on Peacock

6 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET: Holes 14-16 on Peacock

7 a.m to 2 p.m. ET: Live coverage on NBC and Peacock Premium

2 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET: “Live from the Open” on Golf Channel

What are the 2021 Open Championship pairs and tee times?

Here are the featured groups for Sunday’s round:

4:10 a.m. ET: Chez Reavie, Bryson DeChambeau

6:05 a.m. ET: Sam Horsfield, Rory McIlroy

7 a.m. ET: Ryan Fox, Brooks Koepka

7:40 a.m. ET: Emiliano Grillo, Dustin Johnson

8:25 a.m. ET: Shane Lowry, Paul Casey

9:15 a.m. ET: Scottie Scheffler, Jon Rahm

9:25 a.m. ET: Jordan Spieth, Corey Conners

9:35 a.m. ET: Louis Oosthuizen, Collin Morikawa

You can check out the full list of tee times here.

 

Who has the best odds to win the 2021 Open Championship?

Oosthuizen remains the favorite at +150, with Morikawa close behind at +200. Here are the odds for the 2021 Open Championship going into the final day:

Louis Oosthuizen: +150

Collin Morikawa: +200

Jordan Spieth: +500

Jon Rahm: +1700

Scottie Scheffler: +2000

Corey Connors: +2500

Mackenzie Hughes: +8000

Cameron Smith: +10000

Dylan Frittelli: +10000

Editor's note: All odds are provided by our partner, PointsBet. PointsBet is our Official Sports Betting Partner and we may receive compensation if you place a bet on PointsBet for the first time after clicking our links.