Noah Lyles Olympic Odds: 61% Chance Lyles Wins Gold In Mens 200m

Complete breakdown of Noah Lyles' odds to win gold in the 200m
Sam Eaton
Fri, July 30, 7:38 AM EDT

Noah Lyles Olympic Odds: 61% Chance Lyles Wins Gold In Men's 200m

Noah Lyles is one of the team USA’s biggest track and field hopes at the Olympics, and the odds suggest sports betting sites are pretty confident on his chances.

Online sportsbooks have set Noah Lyles Olympics odds at -155, which implies the young American has a 60% chance of winning gold in the 200m.

The 24-year-old recorded the fastest time this season, when he posted 19.74 at the end of June, which explains his dominance in the 200m odds market.

Noah Lyles chances of claiming gold at the 2020 Olympics has obviously been improved due the retirement of Usain Bolt. Lyles will one day want to beat the incredible 19.19 200m world record set by Bolt, but that might be one step too far this year.

According to the Olympics odds market, Noah Lyles stiffest competition in the 200m dash will come from Andre De Grasse and Kenneth Bednarek. The Canadian, Andre De Grasse is the second-favorite in the Olympics betting market, with his odds sitting at +500 with FanDuel.

Kenneth Bednarek will be hoping to land another Olympic medal for USA, his odds of winning the 200m sprint sit at +500.

200m Olympic Odds

Runner

200m Odds

Implied % Chance

Noah Lyles

-155

61%

Andre De Grasse

+500

17%

Kenneth Bednarek

+500

17%

Errlyon Knighton

+750

12%

Ejowvokoghene Oduduru

+1400

7%

Steven Gardiner

+1400

7%

Joseph Fahnbulleh

+2500

4

See the full Olympic odds market here

Olympics Schedule: Men’s 200m Schedule

Monday, Aug 2nd – Men’s 200m Round 1

Tuesday, Aug 3rd – Men’s 200m Semifinal

Wednesday, Aug 4th – Men’s 200m Final

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Who Is Noah Lyles?

Noah Lyles is an American professional track and field athlete who comes from Gainesville, FL. The 24-year-old will be running in the 200m at the 2020 Olympic games, he didn’t manage to qualify for the 100m sprint.

In 2019 Noah Lyeles ran 19.50 seconds in the 200 meter spring, which made him the second-fastest American and the fourth fastest man to ever run the event.

He won the gold medal at the 2019 World Championships in Qatar.

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