Ben Coley's golf tipping record including all advised bets in 2020

Sami Valimaki celebrates with the trophy

2020 running total: +204.29pts

2019: -145.12
2018: +50.73
2017: +316.45
2016: +190.87

2010-2015 record unavailable currently; winners include Russell Henley (300/1), Merrick Bremner (175/1), Richie Ramsay (100/1), Billy Horschel (80/1), and Kyle Stanley (66/1)


January +58pts

Sentry Tournament of Champions (Jan 2-5) - 3pts e.w. Dustin Johnson at 11/1 (Unibet, 888sport 1/4 1,2,3,4); 1pt e.w. Jim Herman at 500/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5); 0.5pt e.w. Jim Herman to lead after R1 at 100/1 (Unibet, 888sport 1/4 1,2,3,4); 0.5pt e.w. Tyler Duncan to lead after R1 at 66/1 (Unibet, 888sport 1/4 1,2,3,4). LOSS=10pts

Sony Open (Jan 9-12) - 2pts e.w. Sungjae Im at 25/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Cameron Smith at 50/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Nate Lashley at 150/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Graeme McDowell at 150/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Matt Every at 300/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 0.5pt e.w. Doc Redman at 200/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). PROFIT=80pts

SA Open (Jan 9-12) - 3pts e.w. Charl Schwartzel at 12/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1.5pts e.w. Zander Lombard at 40/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Haydn Porteous at 80/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Laurie Canter at 250/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 0.5pt e.w. David Law at 500/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6). LOSS=14pts

Hong Kong Open (Jan 9-12) - 1pt e.w. Andrew Dodt at 40/1 (bet365 1/4 1,2,3,4,5); 1pt e.w. Soomin Lee at 100/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Yan-wei Liu at 100/1 (Sky Bet 1/4 1,2,3,4,5). LOSS=6pts

The American Express (Jan 16-19) - 1pt e.w. Brian Harman at 50/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Harris English at 60/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Daniel Berger at 66/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Bud Cauley at 90/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Maverick McNealy at 250/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 0.5pt e.w. Chase Seiffert at 300/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). PROFIT=8pts

Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship (Jan 16-19) - 2pts e.w. Thomas Pieters at 30/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Sergio Garcia at 40/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Martin Kaymer at 50/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Thomas Detry at 60/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Adri Arnaus at 125/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Ryan Fox at 150/1 (1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7). LOSS=9pts

Farmers Insurance Open (Jan 23-26) - 2pts e.w. Tony Finau at 30/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Joaquin Niemann at 50/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Cameron Champ at 80/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Keegan Bradley at 90/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Cameron Davis at 200/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 0.5pt e.w. Brandon Hagy at 500/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). PROFIT=1pt

Dubai Desert Classic (Jan 23-26) - 1.5pts e.w. Martin Kaymer at 40/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Danny Willett at 50/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Thomas Detry at 50/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Adri Arnaus at 100/1 (Sky Bet, Betway 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Brandon Stone at 150/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Sam Horsfield at 150/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7). PROFIT=8pts


February -29.91pts

Waste Management Phoenix (Jan 30-Feb 2) - 1pt e.w. Byeong Hun An at 80/1 (Betfred, Betway 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Corey Conners at 80/1 (sportingbet 1/4 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Max Homa at 125/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Martin Laird at 150/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. J.J. Spaun at 300/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7). PROFIT=16pts

Saudi International (Jan 30-Feb 2) - 2pts e.w. Tom Lewis at 33/1 (Coral, Betway 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Min Woo Lee at 66/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Gavin Green at 66/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Sam Horsfield at 125/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Dean Burmester at 150/1 (Betfred, Unibet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6). PROFIT=2.2pts

Saudi International (Feb 1) - 2pt double Pieters and Lowry to win their two-balls at 1.83/1 (Betfred). PROFIT=3.66pts

Pebble Beach Pro-Am (Feb 6-9) - 4pts win Dustin Johnson at 13/2 (General); 1pt e.w. Jordan Spieth at 40/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Cameron Champ at 45/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Mark Hubbard at 150/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. James Hahn at 250/1 (Betfred1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 0.5pt e.w. Joseph Bramlett at 400/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). LOSS=13pts

Vic Open (Feb 6-9) - 1.5pts e.w. Connor Syme at 33/1 (Betway 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Sean Crocker at 55/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Wil Besseling at 100/1 (Sky Bet 1/4 1,2,3,4,5); 1pt e.w. Alejandro Canizares at 125/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Aaron Cockerill at 150/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 0.5pt e.w. Brady Watt at 200/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7). LOSS=12pts

Vic Open halfway update (Feb 8) - 1.5pts e.w. Travis Smyth at 8/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5); 0.5pt e.w. Zach Murray at 33/1 (Sky Bet, Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5). LOSS=0.1pts

Genesis Open specials (Feb 13-16) - 1pt Wyndham Clark to finish in the top 20 at 9/1 (bet365); 1pt Talor Gooch to finish in the top 40 at 3/1 (Paddy Power, Betfair); 2pts Corey Conners to be top Canadian at 15/8 (General). PROFIT=6.67pts

Genesis Open (Feb 13-16) - 3pts e.w. Dustin Johnson at 14/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 2pts e.w. Tony Finau at 25/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Joaquin Niemann at 90/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). LOSS=12pts

WGC-Mexico Championship (Feb 20-23) - 2pts e.w. Tommy Fleetwood at 22/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 2pts e.w. Xander Schauffele at 22/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Paul Casey at 40/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Matt Fitzpatrick at 66/1 (Unibet, 888sport 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6). LOSS=12pts

Puerto Rico Open (Feb 20-23) - 2pts e.w. Cameron Davis at 28/1 (Unibet, 888sport 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Martin Laird at 50/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Ben Martin at 60/1 (Sky Bet 1/4 1,2,3,4,5); 1pt e.w. Chase Seiffert at 80/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Will Gordon at 150/1 (Betway 1/4 1,2,3,4,5); 0.5pt e.w. Michael Gligic at 225/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6). LOSS=9.34pts


March +150.20pts

Honda Classic (Feb 27-Mar 1) - 2pts e.w. Billy Horschel at 28/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1.5pts e.w. Sungjae Im at 33/1 (BoyleSports 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1.5pts e.w. Shane Lowry at 40/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Russell Henley at 90/1 (Coral 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Doc Redman at 200/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6). PROFIT=48.4pts

Oman Open (Feb 27-Mar 1) - 2pts e.w. Adri Arnaus at 33/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 2pts e.w. Gavin Green at 33/1 (Sky Bet, Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Adrian Meronk at 150/1 (Coral 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 0.5pt e.w. Sami Valimaki at 250/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7). PROFIT=140pts

Arnold Palmer Invitational (Mar 5-8) - 2.5pts e.w. Xander Schauffele at 20/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1.5pts e.w. Rickie Fowler at 35/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8; 1pt e.w. Matt Fitzpatrick at 50/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7; 1pt e.w. Patrick Rodgers at 150/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7; 1pt e.w. Talor Gooch at 150/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). LOSS=14pts

Qatar Masters (Mar 5-8) - 3pts e.w. Martin Kaymer at 16/1 (Coral, Betway 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Eddie Pepperell at 50/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Alejandro Canizares at 100/1 (Paddy Power, Betfair 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Antoine Rozner at 100/1 (General 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Alex Levy at 100/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 0.5pt e.w. Maverick Antcliff at 250/1 (Betway 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7). LOSS=15pts

PLAYERS Championship: First-round three-balls (Mar 12) - 2pts Hughes to beat Cabrera Bello and van Rooyen at 11/4 (bet365, BetVictor); 2pts Kang to beat Oosthuizen and Herman at 7/4 (Betfred); 1pt Tringale to beat Glover and Brown at 17/10 (Betfair Sportsbook); 1pt Laird to beat Stanley and Clark at 9/5 (General). LOSS=3.2pts

PLAYERS Championship specials (Mar 12-15) - 1pt e.w. Jhonattan Vegas to lead after R1 at 125/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Keith Mitchell to lead after R1 at 110/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Rory Sabbatini to lead after R1 at 150/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 4pts win Tommy Fleetwood to be top Englishman at 11/4 (Unibet, 888sport); 1pt win Ian Poulter to be top Englishman at 14/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power). LOSS=6pts

PLAYERS Championship (Mar 12-15) - 2pts e.w. Patrick Cantlay at 28/1 (bet365, sportingbet 1/4 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Sergio Garcia at 80/1 (sportingbet 1/4 1,2,3,4,5,6); 1pt e.w. Shane Lowry at 80/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Russell Henley at 200/1 (BoyleSports 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 0.5pt e.w. Jimmy Walker at 250/1 (Paddy Power, Betfair 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10); 0.5pt e.w. Jason Dufner at 350/1 (bet365 1/4 1,2,3,4,5,6). VOID


No recommended bets April-May due to COVID-19 pandemic


June +26pts

Charles Schwab Challenge (Jun 11-14) - 1pt e.w. Jordan Spieth at 45/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Sergio Garcia at 66/1 (Coral, Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Jason Day at 66/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Phil Mickelson at 125/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9); 1pt e.w. Brian Harman at 125/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9); 0.5pt e.w. Jimmy Walker at 200/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 0.5pt e.w. Troy Merritt at 400/1 (bet365 1/4 1,2,3,4,5,6). LOSS=12pts

RBC Heritage (June 18-21) - 1pt e.w. Kevin Kisner at 60/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Shane Lowry at 80/1 (Betfred 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7); 1pt e.w. Ian Poulter at 90/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Billy Horschel at 90/1 (Betfair, Paddy Power 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Harris English at 100/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9); 1pt e.w. Brian Harman at 125/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 0.5pt e.w. Doc Redman at 300/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9). LOSS=13pts

Travelers Championship (June 25-28) - 4pts e.w. Justin Thomas at 12/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9); 2pts e.w. Dustin Johnson at 30/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Joaquin Niemann at 50/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). PROFIT=62pts

Rocket Mortgage Classic (July 2-5) - 1pt e.w. Brandt Snedeker at 60/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Christiaan Bezuidenhout at 66/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Harold Varner at 80/1 (William Hill 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Si Woo Kim at 100/1 (William Hill, Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 1pt e.w. Lanto Griffin at 125/1 (William Hill, Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8); 0.5pt e.w. Richy Werenski at 300/1 (Sky Bet 1/5 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8). LOSS=11pts

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