Latest Premier League Odds On Who’ll Get Relegated
Latest Premier League Odds On Who’ll Get Relegated

Typically, the approach to predicting the Premier League’s relegation candidates in pre-season goes like this: One, include the three newly promoted sides. Two, nclude three other teams that were just above the drop the previous season. And three, choose your least favorite mid-table team and assume they will have a […]

Latest Premier League Odds On Who’ll Win the League and Finish in Top 4
Latest Premier League Odds On Who’ll Win the League and Finish in Top 4

For the 2014/15 Premier League season, based on the relative ELO rankings, the simulations indicated an easy top four finish for Manchester City, Chelsea, and Liverpool. There was a four way scramble for fourth, with Arsenal having the edge. Manchester City were clear favorite to win the league with Chelsea […]

Odds On Who Will Win the World Cup Final and Third Place Game
Odds On Who Will Win the World Cup Final and Third Place Game

It just seemed like days ago when the World Cup kicked off on June 12, but time has flown by and the Third Place game as well as World Cup Final are almost here. Before we dive into the latest odds for the World Cup Final and Third Place game, […]

Odds On Brazil, Germany, Argentina or Holland Winning the World Cup
Odds On Brazil, Germany, Argentina or Holland Winning the World Cup

Which team has the best odds to win the 2014 World Cup, and which teams will win in the semi-finals? Find out below. First, an update regarding how the odds are determined. Using Elo ratings (ER), an elegant metric for calculating current strength based on weighted recent relative performance, each […]

Updated Odds On Top 12 Teams Most Likely to Win the World Cup
Updated Odds On Top 12 Teams Most Likely to Win the World Cup

Now that four of the Round of 16 World Cup match have concluded, we know which 12 teams are still in with a chance of lifting the trophy and which 4 teams are out. Chris McFarland of Share Draft has re-run the data simulations to determine who are the teams most […]

Updated Odds On Who Will Win The World Cup After Completion Of Group Matches
Updated Odds On Who Will Win The World Cup After Completion Of Group Matches

Now that the Group matches have concluded, Chris McFarland of Share Draft has re-run the data simulations to determine who are the teams most likely to win the World Cup. First, an update regarding how the odds are determined. Using Elo ratings (ER), an elegant metric for calculating current strength […]

Top 10 Teams Most Likely to Win the 2014 FIFA World Cup: Updated Odds
Top 10 Teams Most Likely to Win the 2014 FIFA World Cup: Updated Odds

Here are the odds for the top 10 teams most likely to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Note that the numbers were calculated before today’s World Cup games. 1. Brazil — 55% 2. Argentina — 17% La Albiceleste keep benefiting more from the big names dropping out than Brazil, […]

England’s Odds Of Qualifying For Next Round Drop From 33% to 3%
England’s Odds Of Qualifying For Next Round Drop From 33% to 3%

Although not yet finished, England are in a difficult spot. After England’s 2-1 defeat against Uruguay, England’s odds of advancing to the next round have dropped from 33% to 3%. It’s still possible they can squeeze into second place (see above graphic). Meanwhile, here are the other odds of note […]

USA Increase Odds Of Qualifying For Next Round From 41% to 69%
USA Increase Odds Of Qualifying For Next Round From 41% to 69%

After the USA’s 2-1 win against Ghana, the US increased their odds of advancing to Round of 16 of the World Cup from 41% to 69%. With the win, the USMNT also doubled their chances of winning the World Cup — all the way to 0.58%. The US is now […]

5 Biggest Changes to World Cup Odds Based On Day 3 Results
5 Biggest Changes to World Cup Odds Based On Day 3 Results

Here are the 5 biggest changes to the World Cup odds based on Saturday’s Day 3 games between Italy-England, Colombia-Greece, Uruguay versus Costa Rica and Ivory Coast-Japan, thanks to Chris McFarland at ShareDraft.com. 1. Big win for Colombia. Already the favorite in the group at 73% chance of advancing, the 3-0 […]