2012 Summer Olympics Track Odds – Men’s Javelin – Thorkildsen Favored Print
Written by Drew Sharper   
Thursday, 19 July 2012 09:26
Sports Betting Top Stories

Olympic Men's Javelin Odds


LONDON, England (TheSpread) – The Men’s Javelin at the 2012 Olympics will feature some of the best all-around athletes in the entire games. Here is a look at the odds to win this event.

View Real-Time Sports Betting Odds

According to oddsmakers, Norway’s Andrea Thorkildsen is the favorite to win gold, as he has 11/8 odds to win. Other short odds to win are Vitezslav Vesely (9/4) of Czechoslovakia and Matthias de Zordo (5/1) of Germany.

Thorkildsen is 30 entering the Olympics. He has won the gold medal in the 2004 and 2008 Olympic games. He recently finished second in the 2011 World Championships.

Vesely is 29 entering the games. He competed in the 2008 Olympics and finished 12th. He placed fourth at the 2011 World Championships, but recently won the 2012 European Championship in javelin.

Zordo is 24 entering the Olympics and he is competing in his first Olympic games. He is the 2011 World Champion in the javelin.

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 athlete will win the gold medal in Men’s Javelin, see below.

2012 Summer Olympics – Men’s Javelin – Odds To Win Gold

Andreas Thorkildsen (NOR) 11/8

Vitezslav Vesely (CZE) 9/4

Matthias de Zordo (GER) 5/1

Tero Pitkamaki (FIN) 10/1

Vadims Vasilevskis (LVA) 12/1

Fatih Avan (TUR) 18/1

Sergey Makarov (RUS) 25/1

Scott Russell (CAN) 66/1

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!


Top Public Bets

#1 914 San Francisco Giants 97%
#2 928 Seattle Mariners 94%
#3 910 Milwaukee Brewers 94%
#4 911 Pittsburgh Pirates 94%
#5 653 Chicago Sky 90%
#6 926 Los Angeles Angels 88%
#7 480 Kansas City Chiefs 87%
#8 918 Tampa Bay Rays 87%
#9 491 San Diego Chargers 81%
#10 463 New Orleans Saints 75%
View All: NFL |  NBA |  NCAAF |  NCAAB |  MLB |  NHL

How To Bet Guides

Are you new to Sports Betting? If you are or, if you just want to try betting an unfamiliar sport, here are some guides to help you out!

How to Bet Baseball

How to Bet Basketball

How to Bet Golf

How to Bet NASCAR

Betting Moneylines

Betting Props

Betting Futures

Friends of TheSpread

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com