Online Cycling Betting
Betting on cycling has gained in popularity in recent years and there have been plenty of superstars of the sport in recent years that have helped it gain in popularity with the public. The likes of Alberto Contador, Lance Armstrong, Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins have become household names in recent years and are always well backed in the odds for any race they compete in.
The sport is rarely free of controversy thanks to persistent doping allegations, but that has not stopped punters taking a keen interest in the latest betting.
There are plenty of betting markets to take advantage of, with ante-post betting on who will win a race outright and of course online in-running betting that allows you to bet on the race while it is in progress.
There is of course various stages involved in races such as the Tour De France and Giro D'Italia, which means there are always plenty of odds on offer for you to bet on who will win a particular stage, how many stages a particular rider will win and which team will enjoy most success.
Tour De France
The Tour De France is obviously the big race in the cycling calendar and indeed the sporting calendar. It involves 22 days of intense racing and with so much variety to the race there is always plenty of value to be had.
You can bet on who will win a stage and who will win that yellow jersey. While there are also odds on offer for a rider to win the flat stages and who will be 'King of the Mountains'.
The Giro D'Italia is a Grand Tour multi-stage race that takes place each year during May and the very best in the world will be in attendance for this exciting race in Italy. We've got the odds, past winners and tips for the Giro at our dedicated page:
Vuelta A Espana
The Vuelta A Espana, known in English as the Tour of Spain, takes place each year during September and it is one of the Grand Tours in the world of cycling. It always concludes in Madrid and it has proven immensely popular with punters as bookies provide a range of betting markets.
One Hour Record
There is growing interest in the One Hour Record as cyclists from across the world vie to travel the furthest distance in 60 minutes. The event takes place in a velodrome and you can the latest odds at our dedicated page...
Popular Cycling Bets
Outright Winners Odds
You can bet on who will win a particular race outright, whether ante-post, or you could place a bet while the race is going on. There is always plenty of interest ante-post, as you can often find the best value pre-race.
Once a race is underway there is likely to be plenty of changes in race leader and there is always the potential for an upset, so you can change your bet as the race is going on.
Stage winner odds
With races like the Giro D'Italia and Tour De France, there are a variety of stages for the racers to complete and online bookmakers provide odds on who will win a particular stage and how many stages a particular rider will win.