- The men’s individual 3m springboard diving event wraps up with China’s Xie Siyi as the -160 favorite.
TOKYO - The Tokyo Olympics are well underway and fans of diving at the highest level are looking forward to the finals of the 3m individual springboard event on Wednesday early morning (2:00 a.m. ET).
China has dominated diving so far at the Olympics, but some other teams and divers from nations like Team GBR and USA have made the podium.
Betting odds are available for the 3m springboard event, with China’s Xie Siyi listed as the betting favorite on the majority of online gambling sites.
Diving Individual 3m Springboard Men Winner
- Xie Siyi -160
- Wang Zongyuan +125
- Jack Laugher +200
- Patrick Hausding +700
- Oleh Kolodiy +1200
- Rommel Pacheco +1200
- Evgenii Kuznetsov +1600
- Oleg Kolodiy +2000
- Martin Wolfram +3300
- Tyler Downs +4000
- Woo Haram +5000
Xie Siyi comes in as the favorite in this event after winning four gold medals in world championships throughout his illustrious career. Siyi won the top prize at world championships in 2017 and 2019 for the 3m springboard, while also taking home trophies for the 1m springboard, 3m synchro, and team competitions.
Some of his biggest competition is Team Great Britain’s Jack Laugher, who qualified for the finals through an impressive preliminary round.
Outside of fellow countryman Wang Zongyuan, Laugher has the best value for those looking to bet on the Olympics.
Bettors can get Laugher at +200 odds and root for the young star to take down the established champion.