Betting on any golf match or for that matter any upcoming or even in-play golf tournament is legal, as long as it is legal to gamble either online or in a land based betting site of even in your own home country of residence.
Therefore what you should never do is sign up to a betting site that is located outside of your own home country if you cannot legally gamble online based on where you live, for you will have very little protection if you do so but then run into any type of problems.
There are however no laws or regulations relating to the odds a betting shop, sportsbook or online betting shop can offer you, for each site or venues or even betting app can offer their own odds, and it is up to you whether you take those odds or not.
Each licensed betting site or app will however be required to pay you out your winnings if you placed a bet legally and it won, so as long as you stick to gambling at licensed betting sites you won’t go far wrong, and could win big when doing so.
Main Types of Legal Golf Bets
There are hundreds of different types of bets that you can place when betting online regarding the sport of golf, and with that in mind let me give you some ideas of the bets that you can place. The most popular one is to pick out a golfer that you think may just win a golf tournament and that is known as an outright winner bet.
You will also have the option of picking out a player that you think will finish a golf tournament in any of the top places of a golf tournament and to do so you should place an each-way or place type o bet!
Maximum Golf Bet Pay-Outs
The maximum amount you can win from any one single bet you choose to play can and will vary from betting site to betting site, and it can often be the type of bet that you can place that will also determine just how much you can win too.
Therefore please do ensure that when placing any type of golf bet in any betting environment you ensure that your stakes and the odds you secure will not result you possibly winning more than you will get paid out!