Reigning FIFA World Cup and UEFA European (EURO) champions Spain are the top favourites to win EURO 2012, according to odds released by JustBet, Supreme Ventures’ sports betting brand.
The number one ranked Spanish team is at odds of 3.50 (or 5/2) to capture their third EURO title, after winning the coveted trophy in 1964 and of course at the last staging in 2008.
EURO 2012 will be the fourteenth staging of the championship, and will be held from June 8 to July 1 in Poland and the Ukraine.
Also among the favourites to capture the EURO 2012 title are: three-time winners Germany, who are seeking their first championship since 1996, at JustBet odds of 3.75 (or 11/4), Holland, who have never won a European championship, at odds of 7.00 (or 6/1 ), England, another team without a EURO title, at odds of 10.00 (or 9/1) and France, two time champions (1984 and 2000) at odds of 12.00 (or 11/1). Additionally, Italy, the 1968 Champions will be at odds of 12.00 (or 11/1), Portugal, runners-up in 2004 but still without a championship, at odds of 18.00 (or 17/1), Russia, another team without a EURO title, at odds of 25.00 (or 24/1) and tournament co-hosts Poland and the Ukraine each at odds of 40.00 (or 39/1), are each without a title.
In addition to offering odds on the outright EURO 2012 champion, JustBet is also offering odds on which team will win in each of the four groups; which teams will qualify for the final and which player will be the tournament’s top goal-scorer.
Among the favourites to capture that prestigious top goal-scorer award are: Robin Van Persie (Holland) at JustBet odds of 8.00 (or 7/1), Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal) at odds 12.00 (or 11/1), Karim Benzema (France) at odds of 15.00 (or 14/1), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (Holland) at odds of 15.00 (or 14/1) and Miroslav Klose (Germany) at odds of 15.00 (or 14/1). Also, Fernando Llorente (Spain) will be at odds of 15.00 (or 14/), Fernando Torres (Spain) at odds of 20.00 (or 19/1), Robert Lewandowski (Poland) at odds of 25.00 (or 24/1) and Lukas Podolski (Germany) at odds of 25.00 (or 24/1).
Betting on the EURO 2012 outright winner, group winners, teams to qualify for the final and tournament top scorer is now open, while betting will also be available throughout the tournament on every EURO 2012 group and matches at the knockout stage.
Supreme Ventures will also hold EURO 2012 viewing lymes throughout the tournament at its ARENA sports bar locations at Acropolis - Barbican, Acropolis - Portmore and Coral Cliff - Montego Bay.
Other events on the summer betting calendar for JustBet are:
the NBA Playoffs, the WNBA season, the US Major League Soccer (MLS) season, the West Indies tour of England and the New Zealand tour of the West Indies, the US Major League Baseball (MLB) season, the French Open, Wimbledon and US Open tennis tournaments, the NHL Stanley Cup Finals, the Formula one racing season, the IAAF Diamond League track and field season and the London 2012 Olympics.
For further information on JustBet sports betting events, interested persons can call the Supreme Ventures Sports Betting Customer Service Centre at 1-888-429-5785 or visit our website at www.supremeventures.com. JustBet is also on facebook at www.facebook.com/JustBet and on twitter at www.twitter.com/JustBet_ja .
For further information, please contact:
Senior Marketing Officer
Supreme Ventures Limited
Tel: (876) 908-0990, 906-8063, 908-3573
Fax: (876) 960-4397
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/justbet_ja (@justbet_ja)
Posted By :Carlene L. Edwards
Company Name : Supreme Ventures Limited
Company Address : Supreme Ventures Limited 4th Floor, Sagicor Centre 28-48 Barbados Avenue Kingston 5