Olympic Men's Volleyball Odds
Which Men’s Volleyball team will walk away with gold at the 2016 Summer Olympics? Here is a look at the odds to win.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Brazil is the favorite to win the gold in these games, as they have +170 odds. Other short odds to win are France (+360), USA (+463) and Russia (+495). The Rio Olympics take place from August 5-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Brazil has finished with the silver medal in the last two Olympic games after winning gold in 2004. They also won it all in 1992. They are coming off a runner-up finish in the 2014 World Championships as well after winning in 2002, 2006 and 2010.
France has not qualified for the last four Olympics games. They last competed in 1992, finishing 11th. They placed fourth in the 2014 World Championships.
The United States won the gold medal in 2008. They then finished fifth at the 2012 games. They finished seventh at the 2014 World Championships.
Russia is the defending gold medalist in the Olympics. They have medaled in the last four Summer Olympics. They finished fifth in the 2014 World Championships.