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The Mouth on Biles Backing Out of Olympics: 'Mental Heath is Real but Winners Stay Strong and Tough'

The Mouth on Biles Backing Out of Olympics: 'Mental Heath is Real but Winners Stay Strong and Tough'

Poker pro Mike "The Mouth" Matusow did not wish to downplay the seriousness of mental illness, but made it abundantly clear he agrees there needs to be some lines drawn.  The implication being that athletes can't just walk away in the middle of a competition for a "mental break".

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Long Jump - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Long Jump - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

The Women's Long Jump odds at the Tokyo Summer Olympics had Brittney Reese as a slight favorite paying out $280 for every $100 bet to win gold.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Discus Throw - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Discus Throw - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

The Women's Discus Throw for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo have Valarie Allman now favored and paying out $190 for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's 100m Hurdles - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's 100m Hurdles - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

Camacho-Quinn is a Puerto Rican track and field athlete favored to win this event.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/28/2021

Morikawa Opens as Tokyo Olympic Golf Chalk

Morikawa Opens as Tokyo Olympic Golf Chalk

Olympic golf betting for 2021 at Tokyo had a knuckleball tossed at the very onset of action.  Jon Rahm and Bryson DeChambeau, two of the top players in the game, were disqualified due to positive COVID tests.  But there are plenty of big names that remain on the board.  First among them is Collin Morikawa, current champion of The Open.

Submitted by Phil Simon on, Jul/28/2021

Olympic Champ Biles Withdraws From All-Around Competition

Olympic Champ Biles Withdraws From All-Around Competition

Simone Biles will not defend her Olympic title.  The American gymnastics superstar withdrew from Thursday’s all-around competition to focus on her mental well-being.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Triple Jump - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Triple Jump - Tokyo Olympics

Yulimar Rojas is the favorite to win the Women's Triple Jump odds at the Tokyo Olympics.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds - To Win Men’s 800m Freestyle- Swimming - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - To Win Men’s 800m Freestyle- Swimming - Tokyo Olympics

Gregorio Paltrinieri pays slightly better than EVEN odds to win the Men’s 800m Freestyle- Swimming - Tokyo Olympics.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's High Jump - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

This is one of the more competitive events at this year's Olympics.  Miltiadis Tentoglou and Tajay Gayle pay $325 for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's Long Jump - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's Long Jump  - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

The Men's Long Jump odds for the Tokyo Olympics have Miltiadis Tentoglou and Tajay Gayle as co-favorites.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/28/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Triathlon Mixed Relay - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Triathlon Mixed Relay - Tokyo Olympics

The Triathlon Mixed Relay makes its Olympic debut Friday evening, joining the mixed 4x400m relay in track and the mixed medley relay in swimming as new Olympic mixed-gender events.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/27/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's 50m Freestyle - Swimming - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's 50m Freestyle - Swimming - Tokyo Olympics

Women's 50m Freestyle betting at the Tokyo Olympics have Emma McKeon as a slight favorite but with decent payout odds of $160 on every $100 bet.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/27/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's Pole Vault - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's Pole Vault - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

Armand Duplantis is a pretty big -550 favorite to win the Men's Pole Vault at the Tokyo Olympics.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/27/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's 200M - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win -  Men's 200M - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

Men's 200M Athletics odds have Noah Lyles as the -170 favorite. Andre De Grasse pays out $375 for every $100 bet.  Both Erriyon Knighton and Kenny Bednarek pay $500 each for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/27/2021

With Simone Biles out, ROC Wins Women’s Team Gymnastics

Simone Biles came to Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. It all came to a stunning halt in the women’s gymnastics final on Tuesday night with an uncertain vault.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/27/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's 100M - Track - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's 100M - Track - Athletics - Tokyo Olympics

Athletics Women's 100 metres betting odds at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics have Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce priced at -150 and Elaine Thompson paying $200 on a $100 bet.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/26/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Half Heavyweight 78kg - Judo - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Half Heavyweight 78kg - Judo - Tokyo Olympics

Women's Half Heavyweight 78kg - Judo odds have Madeleine Malonga at EVEN payout odds.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/26/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Swimming: Men's 100M Freestyle Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Swimming: 100M Freestyle Tokyo Olympics

American freestyle and butterfly swimmer Caeleb Dressel has some decent value in the 100M Freestyle Tokyo Olympics as he is only priced at -160.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/26/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's 200m Backstroke -Swimming - Tokyo Olympics

Kliment Kolesnikov is the odds-on favorite to win the Men's 200m Backstroke -Swimming, priced at -125. Ryan Murphy pays out $145 for every $100 bet with a win.
Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/26/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's Middleweight Judo 90kg - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Men's Middleweight Judo 90kg - Tokyo Olympics

The odds to win the Men's Middleweight Judo 90kg at the Tokyo Olympics appear here.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/26/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Middleweight Judo 70kg - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Women's Middleweight Judo 70kg - Tokyo Olympics

The odds to win the Women's Middleweight Judo 70kg were quite competitive with four Olympians offering odds under 4-1, paying upwards of $400 for every $100 bet or $40 for every $10 bet.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/26/2021

Austrian Kiesenhofer Pulls Off Women’s Road Race Games Upset

Austrian Kiesenhofer Pulls Off Women’s Road Race Games Upset

Anna Kiesenhofer finally figured out a way to beat the powerhouse Dutch in the women’s Olympic road race.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jul/26/2021

What Are The Odds to Win - Track - Men's 400M - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds to Win - Track - Men's 400M - Tokyo Olympics

The odds on favorite, Karsten Warholm is a Norwegian athlete who competes in the sprints and hurdles.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/25/2021

What Are The Odds - Men’s 200m Butterfly Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - Men’s 200m Butterfly Tokyo Olympics

Kristof Milak is a very big favorite at -900 to win the Men’s 200m Butterfly at the Tokyo Olympics.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/25/2021

What Are The Odds - Men’s Synchronized 10M Platform Final - Diving - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - Men’s Synchronized 10M Platform Final - Diving - Tokyo Olympics

Men’s Synchronized 10M Platform Final - Diving odds have China as the big -750 favorite.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Jul/25/2021

What Are The Odds - Women's Swimming 100m Backstroke Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - Women's Swimming 100m Backstroke Tokyo Olympics

Kaylee McKeown is the -125 favorite to win the Backstroke at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, Jul/25/2021

What Are The Odds - Women’s 200m Freestyle Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - Women’s 200m Freestyle Tokyo Olympics

The Women’s 200m Freestyle odds for the gold at the Tokyo Olympics appear below with Ariarne Titmus the pretty big -350 favorite.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/25/2021

Wout van Aert Payout Odds to Win Cycling Men's Time Trial - Tokyo Olympics

Wout van Aert Payout Odds to Win Cycling Men's Time Trial - Tokyo Olympics

Wout van Aert, representing Belgium, was priced at +275 to win the Cycling Men's Time Trial at the Tokyo Olympics this Tuesday at 9:30 pm ET.  The payout would be $275 for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/25/2021

What Are The Odds - To Win Fencing - Team Sabre - Tokyo Olympics

What Are The Odds - To Win Fencing - Team Sabre - Tokyo Olympics

The Women's Team Sabre event in Fencing takes place Wednesday at 5:30 am ET for the Men and Saturday at 5:25 am ET for the Women and features odds that have Russia paying $135 for every $100 bet as the favorite to win the Women's Sabre and South Korea at -230 for the Men. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/25/2021

What Are The Odds - To Win Tokyo Olympics Table Tennis Gold

As we learned from the pandemic, there was definitely - and still is - an appetite for betting on Table Tennis.  Consider the fact that it is among the most wagered on sports in the state of Colorado to this day. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Jul/25/2021

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