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Women's biathlon. Who is the main favorite to win the World Cup?

Dean Hall
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 Women's biathlon. Who is the main favorite to win the World Cup?

The new biathlon season kicks off this weekend. Betting Rating offers its readers an overview of the main favorites for the World Cup victory.

Among women, bookmakers favor the Swedish Ebergs sisters. Elvira has odds of 3.1 for a win, while Hanna stands at 4.65. French athlete Julia Simon sits between them with odds of 3.6.

The full list of top favorites looks as follows:

  • Elvira Eberg — 3.1
  • Julia Simon — 3.6
  • Hanna Eberg — 4.65
  • Dorothea Wierer and Lisa Vittozzi — 7.7
  • Ingrid Landmark Tandervold — 13.5
  • Franziska Preuss and Justine Braisaz — 25
  • Lou Jeanmonnot-Laurent and Marketa Davidova — 35
  • Lisa Theresa Hauser, Linn Persson, Anamarija Lampic — 65
  • Chloe Chevalier — 80

For the victory of other athletes, odds start from 100.

As we see, the main competition will be between the French, Italians, and Swedes. However, Norwegian biathletes should not be underestimated.

It's worth mentioning that the first stage of the World Cup will take place in Oestersund, Sweden. The initial races will be held on Saturday, November 25th.

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