Golf Best Bets – LIV Boston Betting Tips 2022

Joaquin Niemann

The fourth event of the inaugural LIV season takes place in Boston and there have been more big names defect to the rebel league including Australian Cameron Smith.

Best Bet

Joaquin Niemann
LIV Boston Winner 2022

Cameron Smith is the biggest name to defect to LIV but Joaquin Niemann is not far behind. The Chilean won the Genesis in February and made the cut of all four majors this year. A strong driving game and an ability to score look the keys here. Niemann ranks 14th in Strokes Gained: Off The Tee and 16th in Birdie or Better.

Mid-Tier Bet

Matthew Wolff
LIV Boston Winner 2022

From the tips The International is very long. The setup remains to be seen but happy to play bombers this week. Matthew Wolff ranks 6th on Tour this year in Driving Distance. He also ranks Top 25 in Strokes Gained: Putting. There have been signs of him returning to his best and this looks the course for him.

Value Bet

Marc Leishman
LIV Boston Winner 2022

Form in New England looks a good guide for here and Marc Leishman has that. Leishman won the Travelers in 2012 and finished third here last year. Ranks Top 15 in Strokes Gained: Putting on the PGA Tour.

Longshot Bet

Laurie Canter
LIV Boston Winner 2022

Laurie Canter was an early defector to live and has played in all three events to date while he has also been getting plenty of other golf in on the DP World Tour. He has a great drive ranking 6th in Strokes Gained: Off The Tee and 12th in Driving Distance. Also ranks 10th in Birdie or Better.

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Nick has spent more than 15 years working in wagering around the world and is a regular NRL columnist for The Guardian.