LONDON (The Spread) - We're roughly 24 hours away from the Virgin Money London Marathon and with that, let's take a look at who's favored to win.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Mary Keitany is favored at 9/4 to win the womens category of this year's London Marathon. Florence Kiplagat has the next-best odds at 5/2 while Edna Kiplagat and Priscah Jeptoo are both 9/2, respectively.
Aselefech Mergia is 13/2 to win among the women at the London Marathon while Tirfi Tsegaye is 16/1 and Jemima Sumgong is 20/1. Tigist Tufa is also 25/1, while Tatyana Arkhipova is 66/1 and Ana Dulce Felix is 100/1.
For the Men, Wilson Kipsang is a 2/1 favorite while Dennis Kimetto is 5/2 and Eliud Kipchoge is 4/1. Emmanuel Mutai is 8/1, Geoffrey Mutai is 10/1 ad Tsegaye Mekonnen is 12/1. Both Ayele Abshero and Sammy Kitwara are 14/1, respectively.
Stanley Biwott is 16/1, while Tilahun Regassa is 25/1 and Samuel Tsegay is 40/1. The current long shots among the men are Serhiy Lebid at 80/1 and both Chebreziabhier Kibrom and Marcin Chabowski at 100/1, respectively.