Gordon vs. Stewart Odds
According to oddsmakers at online sports book SBGGLOBAL.com Gordon is favored to win this matchup with odds of -160 while Stewart comes in with odds of +130 to win the matchup.
For Saturday’s race, Stewart qualified ninth while Gordon will start from the fifth position. Stewart is currently 10th in the point standings, 60 out of first. He has one top 5 and three top 10’s on the year. Gordon sits 16th in the point standings. He is 35 points behind Stewart. Gordon has one win and three top 5’s on the year, but has two DNF’s.
At Darlington, Gordon has seven victories and 18 top 5’s. His average finish at the track is 11.0 while his driver rating is 117.6, which is best of any driver in the series. Stewart has never won at Darlington, but he does have three top 5’s and 9 top 10’s. His average finish at the track is 12.6 and his driver rating is 84.7.
2011 Showtime Southern 500 Matchup Odds – Jeff Gordon vs. Tony Stewart – May 7, 2011
Jeff Gordon -160
Tony Stewart +130