|2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Odds: Men’s Figure Skating – Chan Favored|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Monday, 03 February 2014 13:00|
Men's Figure Skating Odds
SOCHI, Russia (The Spread) – One of the featured events of the 2014 Olympics is Men’s Figure Skating. Here is a look at the odds to win this event.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Patrick Chan is favored to win this event, as he has 4/9 odds. Other short odds to win are Yuzuru Hanyu (9/4) and Daisuke Takahashi (11/1).
Chan is competing for Canada. He was fifth at the 2010 Olympics and has since won the last three world championships in men’s figure skating.
Hanyu competes for Japan. He is competing in his first Olympic games, as he was the 2010 junior world championship. He placed third at the 2012 world championship.
Takahashi competes for Japan as well. He finished third at the 2010 Olympics and followed that up by winning the 2010 world championship. He also placed second at the 2012 world championship.
The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics begin on Thursday, Feb. 6 and run through Sunday, Feb. 23 in Sochi, Russia. For a look at the odds to win gold in Men’s Figure Skating at the event, see blow.
2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Odds – Men’s Figure Skating
Patrick Chan 4/9
Yuzuru Hanyu 9/4
Daisuke Takahashi 11/1
Denis Ten 16/1
Javier Fernandez 20/1
Tatsuki Machida 28/1
Maxim Kovtun 33/1
Michal Brezina 33/1
Brian Joubert 50/1
Jason Brown 50/1
Yan Han 50/1
Florent Amodio 100/1
Alexander Majorov 150/1