Men's 100m Freestyle Odds
Will an American be able to upset an Australian in the Men’s 100-meter Freestyle at the Rio Summer Olympics? Here’s a look at the odds.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Cameron McEvoy is favored to win, as he has -250 odds. Other short odds to win are Nathan Adrian (+295) and Ning Zetao (+650). The Rio Olympics continue today through Aug. 21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
McEvoy competes for Australia. He has yet to win a world championship in this event, but finished second at the 2015 competition. He also won a bronze in the 4x100 freestyle relay at these Olympics. His best time is 47.04.
Adrian competes for the United States. He won the gold medal in this event at 2012 and also has won gold in the 4x100 relay at the last three Olympic games. His top time in this event is 47.52.
Zetao competes for China. He is competing in his first Olympic games. He won the 2015 World Championship in this event and also won the 2014 Asian Games. His top time in this event is 47.65.