Cheez-It 355 at The Glen Odds
WATKINS GLEN, NY (TheSpread) – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to road racing this week with the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen. Here’s a look at the odds to win this race.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, A.J. Allmendinger is favored to win this race, as he has 9/2 odds. Other short odds to win are Kurt Busch and Kyle Busch, who each have 6/1 odds to win. The Cheez-It 355 at The Glen takes place on Sunday, Aug. 9 at 2:18PM ET from Watkins Glen International.
Allmendinger is the defending champion of this race and considered a road-course specialist. Allmendinger is 23rd in the point standings, 320 points out of first. He is winless this year and is seeking his first top 5 in 2015 as well.
Kyle Busch has won this race two times, lasting doing so in 2013. Kyle is currently 32nd in the point standings, 462 points out of first. He needs to crack the top 30 to make the Chase this year, despite having four wins. He is currently 11 points out of 30th place.
Kurt Busch has never won this race but he finished third last year and he was second at the other road race this year in Sonoma. Kurt is ninth in the point standings, 160 points out of first. He has two wins and seven top 5s on the year.