Best Bets Winter Olympics 2018 PyeongChang. There are a lot of bets you can take on the Winter Olympics 2018. There are 15 different sports and lots and lots of events to bet on.
We have picked out some of the best bets for the 2018 Winter Olympics here. Please note that athletes can be injured or lose form. Make sure to keep yourself updated on those things before betting.
Best Bets Winter Olympics 2018 Pyeongchang
1. The Norwegian Cross Country Relay Team – men.
With cross country skiers like Martin Johnsrud Sundby and Petter Norrthug the Norwegian men can’t miss winning yet another gold medal in Pyeongchang. Bet on the Norwegians here.
Watch out for: Russia is the only team with a slight chance of upsetting the Norwegians. That is if some of the Norwegian guys cracks a ski or takes a dive into the woods…
2. Marit Björgen – Cross Country all events
The all-time great women´s cross country skiier is favorite to win every event she participates in except for the sprint events. Question isn’t if she is going to win more gold medals in SouthKorea but more How many? Bet on Marit Björgen winning gold medals in 2018. Bet on Marit Björgen here.
Watch out for: Charlotte Kalla on the 10 KM freestyle can take the gold from Marit. Swede Kalla can be a serious threat to Björgen in more events depending on how her form develops leading up to the Olympics compared to the all-time great Björgen. Swede Stina Nilsson is the favorite in the Sprint event even if Björgen participates in that one.
3. Lara Dahlmeier – Biathlon
Same thing as with Marit Björgen. Lara Dahlmeier will win gold medals in Pyeongchang. Only question is how many? Bet on Lara Dahlmeier here.
Watch out for: Bad form on Dahlmeier before the Olympics.
4. Martin Fourcade – Biathlon
The French athlete has been dominating the Biathlon for many years now and is the man to beat in Pyeongchang as well. It would be a big upset if Fourcade doesn’t bring back at least one olympic gold from the games. Bet on Martin Fourcade here.
Watch out for: Norwegian Johannes Thingnes Boe.
5. Mikaela Shiffrin – Slalom, Giant Slalom, Combined
The American won the gold already 4 years ago and has been the most dominant slalom skiier in the FIS World Cup in history ever since. Always a risk to make a mistake in Slalom and be out but best bet is Shiffrin winning by a second or two. Shiffrin also has a good chance to win the Giant Slalom and Combined events. Bet on Mikaela Shiffrin here.
Watch out for: Frida Hansdotter, Wendy Holdener and bad form on Shiffrin.
6. Marcel Hirscher – Slalom, Giant Slalom, Combined
Hirscher has been the best slalom skiier for many years now and is the clear favorite to win Slalom, Giant Slalom and Combined in Pyeongchang. Bet on Marcel Hirscher here.
Watch out for: The Norwegian Henrik Kristoffersen.
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