|2012 Summer Olympics Odds – Women’s 4x400 Relay – USA Favored|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Monday, 16 July 2012 11:30|
Women's 4x400 Relay Olympic Odds
LONDON, England (TheSpread) – The Women’s 4x400 Meter Relay at the 2012 Olympics looks to be down to three possible winners. Here is a look at the odds for this event.
According to oddsmakers, the United States is favored to win gold in this relay, as it has 2/3 odds to win. Other short odds to win are Russia (3/2) and Jamaica (9/2).
The United States is the defending World Champion in this event, claiming the gold at the 2011 event. The U.S. recently placed second at the World Indoor Championships, losing to Great Britain by just 0.03 seconds. Back at the 2008 Olympics, the U.S. claimed gold in this event, beating Russia by 0.28 seconds.
Russia finished third at the 2011 World Championship, losing to both the U.S. and Jamaica. Russia came in third at the recent Indoor Championships in this event. Russia won the silver back at the 2008 Olympics.
Jamaica placed second at the 2011 World Championship, losing by 0.62 seconds to the U.S. Jamaica did claim the bronze medal at the 2008 Olympics.
The 2012 Summer Olympics will take place from London, England from July 27 through August 12 of this summer. For the complete odds for which country will win the gold medal in Women’s 4x400 Meter Relay, see below.
2012 Summer Olympics – Women’s 4x400 Meter Relay – Odds To Win Gold
Great Britain 20/1