The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) is just few days away and the cricket betting companies world over have started releasing the odds for the tournament. According to the odds released by the leading betting companies of the world, defending champions Mumbai Indians will once again start favorite to win the IPL title this year.
After series of problems with the Chennai Super Kings squad, without any surprise CSK’s odds to win IPL 2020 have dwindled considerably in the eyes of betting companies. From number 3 position 2 weeks back, betting companies are now placing CSK as fifth favorite to win the IPL this year.
The betting companies have predicted, Hyderabad Sunrisers will be second favorite to win the IPL 2020 title and will be the biggest challenger for Rohit Sharma’s endeavor to win 5th IPL title for the Mumbai team.
IPL 2020 odds / Predictions by the Betting Companies
Mumbai Indians 4/7
Hyderabad Sunrisers 11/18
Kolkata Knight Riders 5/7
Royal Challengers Bangalore 10/11
Chennai Super Kings 10/11
Delhi Capitals 10/11
Kings XI Punjab 6/4
Rajasthan Royals 7/4
IPL 2020 Prediction: Mumbai Indians will start favorite according to oddsmakers
In the countries where sports betting is legal, IPL surpasses most others and is arguably the most attractive when it comes to the betting market. According to unofficial sources million of dollars are betted in the markets where betting is legal and billions in those where it is illegal.
CHANCES OF WINNING THE IPL 2020
Based on the analysis of odds by four of the biggest legal sports betting platforms of the world Bet365, Betway, William Hills, Betfair, Mumbai Indians is being tipped as favorite to win IPL 2020 title. M.I will have 16.9% chances to win the IPL 2020 according to the bookmakers.
Sunrisers Hyderabad are close second with 16% chance to win the IPL trophy.
CSK who has already lost their deputy Suresh Raina & Harbhajan Singh for the season has slipped to number 5 with only 13.08% chances to win IPL 2020.
Rajasthan Royals which has names like Steve Smith in their squad this year still fails to impress the betting market. Both Rajasthan Royals and KingsXI Punjab have lowest chance to lift the IPL trophy this year according to the betting odds.
Mumbai Indians: 16.9%
Sunrisers Hyderabad: 16%
Kolkata Knight Riders: 14.31%
Royal Challengers Bangalore: 14.31%
Chennai Super Kings: 13.08%
Delhi Capitals: 12.93%