Updated W. Cup Odds

The 2010 World Cup is down to its Final Four and the odds have been updated for which team will win it all this year.

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The four remaining teams will meet in the semifinals in the upcoming days with the two winners meeting for the championship on July 11 and the two losers facing off in the consolation game on July 10

Spain is considered the favorite to win and has been given 15/8 odds win according to the online sports book SPORTSBETTING.com. Other short odds to win are Holland (2/1), Germany (2/1), and Uruguay (12/1).

Spain has never won the World Cup, and their best finish in the tournament was fourth place back in 1950. Spain went 2-1-0 in group play to win Group H and then followed up with wins over Portugal and Paraguay to reach the semifinals. The win over Paraguay saw Spain score in the closing minutes to get a 1-0 victory.

Holland has never won the World Cup and its best finish was fourth place in 1998. Holland won Group E as it went 3-0-0 and has since disposed of Slovakia and Brazil in the tournament by scores of 2-1 each. Holland can now contend for its first World Cup title with a win over Uruguay on Tuesday.

Germany is a three-time World Cup champion, with its last title coming in 1990. It finished third in the 2006 World Cup and second in 2002. Germany won Group D by going 2-0-1 and in tournament play, it has dismantled both England and Argentina, winning both games by a combined 4-1 score. It will now face Spain in the semifinals.

Uruguay has won the World Cup two times, but the last win came in 1950. Uruguay hasn’t reached the semifinals since 1970. Uruguay won Group A as it went 2-1-0. In elimination play, Uruguay defeated South Korea and Ghana en route to the semifinals. The win over Ghana came from penalty kicks, where it prevailed 4-2.

The semifinals of the World Cup begin Tuesday, July 6 with Uruguay and Holland facing off. Germany and Spain will then meet on Wednesday.

For complete odds to win the 2010 FIFA World Cup from South Africa, see below.
Odds To Win the 2010 FIFA World Cup – July 6-July 11 – South Africa

Spain 15/8

Holland 2/1

Germany 2/1

Uruguay 12/1

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Posted: 7/3/10 7:25PM ET


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