What Are The Odds to Win Gold - Men's 3000m Steeplechase - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

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Don Shapiro
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The steeplechase is an obstacle race in athletics, the foremost version of which is the 3000 metres steeplechase.  BetOnline offers a generous welcome bonus (max bonus $1000).


Soufiane El Bakkali and Lamecha Girma are co-favorites paying around $200 for every $100 bet.

El Bakkali of Morocco represented his country at the 2016 Summer Olympics. At age eighteen he placed fourth at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Athletics. He gained selection for Morocco at the 2016 Summer Olympics after a personal best of 8:14.41 minutes to take fourth at the Herculis meeting.

Ethiopian Lamecha Girma represented his country at the 2019 World Athletics Championships where he competed in men's 3000 metres steeplechase and walked away with the silver medal.  In doing so, he set the new Ethiopian national record of 8:01.36.

Getnet Wale (Ethiopia) pays $400 with a win, Abraham Kibiwot (Kenya) pays $600 and Benjamin Kigen (Kenya) pays $800.

Ryuji Miura (Japan) pays $850 on a $100 bet.

- Don Shapiro, Gambling911.com

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