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Mackenzie Hughes betting profile: Genesis Scottish Open

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CROMWELL, CONNECTICUT - JUNE 21: Mackenzie Hughes of Canada plays his shot from the third tee during the second round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands on June 21, 2024 in Cromwell, Connecticut. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

CROMWELL, CONNECTICUT - JUNE 21: Mackenzie Hughes of Canada plays his shot from the third tee during the second round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands on June 21, 2024 in Cromwell, Connecticut. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

    In his last competition at the Travelers Championship, Mackenzie Hughes concluded the weekend at 9-under, good for a 36th-place finish. He competes in the 2024 Genesis Scottish Open July 10-13 trying for an improved score.

    Latest odds for Hughes at the Genesis Scottish Open.

    The Genesis Scottish Open tournament and course info

    • Date: July 10-13, 2024
    • Location: North Berwick, SCO
    • Course: The Renaissance Club
    • Par: 70 / 7,237 yards
    • Purse: $9M
    • Previous winner: Rory McIlroy

    At the Genesis Scottish Open

    • Hughes has missed the cut in his last two appearances at the Genesis Scottish Open.
    • Hughes missed the cut (with a score of 1-under) in his most recent appearance at the Genesis Scottish Open in 2023.
    • Rory McIlroy won this tournament in 2023 with numbers of 5.615 in Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee (first in field), 5.532 in SG: Approach the Green (seventh), and 1.5 in SG: Putting (34th).
    • En route to his victory last year, McIlroy posted an average driving distance of 331.8 (first in field), hit 69.44% of greens in regulation (24th), and took 27.5 putts per round (ninth).

    Hughes' recent history at the Genesis Scottish Open

    DateResultRound ScoresTo Par

    Hughes' recent performances

    • Hughes has finished in the top 10 in one of his last five tournaments.
    • In the last five times he's played a tournament, he has made the cut twice.
    • Hughes has finished with a score lower than the tournament average in one of his last five appearances.
    • In his last five events, his average score has been 10-under.
    • Off the tee, Mackenzie Hughes has averaged 297.3 yards in his past five tournaments.
    • Hughes is averaging 2.163 in terms of Strokes Gained: Putting in his past five tournaments.
    • In his past five starts, Hughes is averaging -0.582 Strokes Gained: Total.
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    Hughes' advanced stats and rankings

    • Hughes owns a Strokes Gained: Off the Tee average of -0.138 (124th) this season, while his average driving distance of 296.9 yards ranks 107th on TOUR.
    • In terms of Strokes Gained: Approach, Hughes ranks 146th on TOUR with a mark of -0.347.
    • On the greens, Hughes' 0.560 Strokes Gained: Putting mark ranks 13th this season, while he averages 27.78 putts per round (fourth).
    CategoryOverall TOUR RankOverallLast 5 Starts
    Average Driving Distance107296.9297.3
    Greens in Regulation %16961.11%57.54%
    Putts Per Round427.7828.0
    Par Breakers14921.75%21.83%
    Bogey Avoidance2613.09%17.06%

    Hughes' best finishes

    • Hughes has played 17 tournaments this season, and he has come away with one top-five finish and three top-10 finishes.
    • In those 17 events, he made the cut 13 times (76.5%).
    • Hughes, who has 832 points, currently sits 51st in the FedExCup standings.

    Hughes' best Strokes Gained performances

    • This season, Hughes' best Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee performance came at THE PLAYERS Championship, where he ranked fourth in the field with a mark of 4.306 (he finished 26th in that tournament).
    • Hughes put up his best Strokes Gained: Approach performance this season at the Texas Children's Houston Open (March 2024), ranking 18th in the field with a mark of 3.136.
    • When it comes to Strokes Gained: Around-the-Green, Hughes' best performance this season was at The Genesis Invitational, where his 6.478 mark ranked second in the field.
    • At the Valspar Championship in March 2024, Hughes delivered a Strokes Gained: Putting mark of 9.615 (his best mark this season), which ranked second in the field. He finished third in that event.
    • Hughes delivered his best Strokes Gained: Total mark this season (10.547) at the Valspar Championship (which ranked him third in the field). In that tournament, he finished third.

    Hughes' Strokes Gained rankings

    CategoryOverall TOUR RankOverallLast 5 Starts
    Average Strokes Gained: Off-the-Tee124-0.138-0.863
    Average Strokes Gained: Approach the Green146-0.347-1.496
    Average Strokes Gained: Around the Green210.306-0.386
    Average Strokes Gained: Putting130.5602.163
    Average Strokes Gained: Total630.381-0.582

    Hughes' past results

    DateTournament NameResultRound ScoresTo ParFedExCup Points
    July 13-15Genesis Scottish OpenMC69-70-1--
    July 27-303M Open3069-68-69-68-1024
    August 3-6Wyndham ChampionshipMC70-72+2--
    August 10-13FedEx St. Jude Championship5867-68-75-69-121
    September 14-17Fortinet Championship5272-67-74-70-5--
    October 5-8Sanderson Farms ChampionshipMC70-70-4--
    October 19-21ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP4870-72-70-72+4--
    November 2-5World Wide Technology Championship771-65-63-68-21--
    November 16-19The RSM Classic268-66-60-63-25--
    January 4-7The Sentry2568-70-70-64-2068
    January 24-27Farmers Insurance Open6470-67-78-73E4
    February 1-4AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am7176-70-70E5
    February 15-18The Genesis Invitational3169-65-72-74-438
    February 22-25Mexico Open at VidantaMC77-73+8--
    March 7-10Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard3075-71-71-72+138
    March 14-17THE PLAYERS Championship2670-73-69-68-860
    March 21-24Valspar Championship368-68-69-70-9163
    March 28-31Texas Children's Houston Open1466-72-69-65-855
    April 18-21RBC Heritage3966-66-75-71-620
    May 2-5THE CJ CUP Byron Nelson4171-64-72-64-1312
    May 9-12Wells Fargo Championship673-71-69-66-5263
    May 16-19PGA ChampionshipMC74-70+2--
    May 30 - June 2RBC Canadian Open769-64-67-70-1085
    June 6-9the Memorial Tournament presented by WorkdayMC78-71+5--
    June 13-16U.S. OpenMC72-82+14--
    June 20-23Travelers Championship3665-72-69-65-923

    All stats in this article are accurate for Hughes as of the start of the Genesis Scottish Open.

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