Chinese Olympic Diver Shi Tingmao

  • The Olympic Women’s Individual 3m Springboard Diving Final has Chinese diver Shi Tingmao (-140) favored to win the gold on Sunday.
  • Tingmao took home the gold medal for this exact event in the 2016 Rio Olympics.

TOKYO – On Sunday, the Women’s Individual 3m Springboard Diving Final will begin at 2 a.m. EST with preliminaries for the event starting on Friday at the same time. Chinese divers Shi Tingmao (-140) and Wang Han (+200) are the favorites to take home the gold medal for the category with the best odds listed on multiple sportsbooks.

Shi Tingmao and Wang Han won the gold medal for the Women’s Synchronized 3m Springboard Diving event last Sunday. The two will now go head-to-head for the individual event and will no longer be working as a duo for China.

Tingmao won the gold medal for the Women’s Individual 3m Springboard Diving competition in the 2016 Rio Olympics, as well as taking the gold for the synchronized event with another diver. Han has only just won her first Olympic gold medal last week, while Tingmao now has three to her name.

The Favorites To Win On Sportsbooks

Sportsbooks have a number of Olympic betting odds posted and one that can be found on a variety of them like BetOnline asks who will be the outright winner of the “Diving Individual 3m Springboard Women” event.

Wagers on sports betting platforms are listed in this order, with the top two being the Chinese duo that just won in the synchronized version of this competition last week.

Diving Individual 3m Springboard Women Odds

  • Shi Tingmao -140
  • Wang Han +200
  • Jennifer Abel +450
  • Pamela Ware +500
  • Sayaka Mikami +1600
  • Esther Qin +2000
  • Aranza Vaquez Montano +2500
  • Krysta Palmer +2500
  • Anabelle Smith +3300
  • Yan Yee Ng +3300
  • Hailey Hernandez +4000

Who To Wager On?

Shopping lines through a number of regulated sports betting operators will have gamblers seeing the trend of Tingmao and Han as the top two favored to win the gold but Tingmao, being the reigning champion, has her odds of winning to be the most heavily favored in the category.

Shi Tingmao and Wang Han will no doubt medal for China in the sport of diving yet again, it’s mainly a question of who will take the gold home for this one. While Han is one year older, Tingmao is more experienced and will likely hold onto her gold medal status for the Women’s Individual 3m Springboard Diving event that will take place on Sunday and can be viewed via NBC’s streaming outlets.

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