Betting Galore on Tour de FrancePublished July 7, 2011 by OCR Editor
William Hill brings host of options on Tour de France online sports betting.
Norway's Thor Hushovd was holding the yellow jersey five stages into the month-long Tour de France, but as the sports betting options on offer from various online bookmakers show, plenty can still happen.Betting Options
Spaniard Alberto Contador still clearly leads the race for the yellow jersey, listed at evens by William Hill, ahead of Luxembourg's Andy Schleck, 13/8, Aussie Cadel Evans, 11/2, and then a host of others at odds of beyond 18/1.
Contador also commanded odds of 3/1 to become King of the Mountains, again ahead of Schleck, 11/2, and Damiano Cunego, 6/1.
Mark Cavendish heads the green jersey odds for sprint points, and William Hill is also offering special wagers on the British favorite - with 6/4 on "Cav" winning three or more stages, and 4/1 on him winning four or more.
The 21-stage cycling spectacular will head into the mountain stage next week, before wrapping up on the Champs Elysees on May 24.Mobile Betting
Thanks to the mobile betting platform at William Hill, bet365, Ladbrokes and other bookies, you can now bet straight from your smartphone. Which means you can place a wager while standing alongside the track in France and cheering your favorite competitors.
From England to Australia, to the Pyrenees to Paris, your iPhone, Android or other smartphone device will help you access mobile gaming.