2021 Tokyo Olympics: Women's 800m Freestyle Gold Medal Winner Odds Favor USA's Katie Ledecky on FanDuel Sportsbook

Larry Rupp
USA's Katie Ledecky is the favorite in the odds to win the women's 800m freestyle Gold Medal at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
USA's Katie Ledecky is the favorite in the odds to win the women's 800m freestyle Gold Medal at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. / Al Bello/Getty Images
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The 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games are set to begin on Friday, July 23 and sports fans will be able to put in wagers on a number of different events. Of course, women's swimming has long been a stapled event at the summer Olympics and this year is no different.

The sport is full of dynamic athletes, which means the battle for the Gold Medal in the 800m freestyle should be an exciting one.

Olympics Women's 800m Freestyle

USA's Katie Ledecky is the heavy favorite to take home the gold with odds set at -370, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. The 24-year-old already owns the world record time in this event and has earned a total of five gold medals in her Olympic career. Australia's Ariarne Titmus is a distant second with odds set at +300.

Here's how the rest of the women's 800m freestyle Gold Medal odds are shaping up.

Women's 800m Freestyle Gold Medal Winner Odds

1. Katie Ledecky (USA): -370

2. Ariarne Titmus (AUS): +300

3. Wang Jianjiahe (CHN): +1600

4. Simona Quadarella (ITA): +1800

5. Kiah Melverton (AUS): +2900

6. Katie Grimes (USA): +2900

7. Li Bingjie (CHN): +3400

8. Anastasiia Kirpichnikova (ROC): +4400

9. Sarah Kohler (GER): +6500

10. Anna Egorova (ROC): +6500

11. Jimena Perez Blanco (ESP): +10000

12. Miyu Namba (JPN): +10000

13. Julia Hassler (LIE): +10000

14. Marlene Kahler (AUT): +10000

15. Isabel Gose (GER): +10000

16. Delfina Pignatiello (ARG): +10000

17. Mireia Belmonte (ESP): +10000

18. Waka Kobori (JPN): +10000


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