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The 2019–20 FIS Ski Jumping World Cup is the 41st World Cup season in ski jumping for men and the 23rd official World Cup season in ski flying. Each year hundreds of sportsmen from all over the world go to 20 countries in Europe, Asia, and North America. There they compete for the champions title. 2019-20 Ski Jumping World Cup Men bets show the results of the tournament.
Last winter, the overall World Cup winner was Ryoyu Kobayashi. Moreover, he was the first Japanese athlete ever to win the big crystal globe. Thus, Kobayashi is also a favorite of the 2019-20 season. Online gambling sites in Japan predict him holding his champion’s title for the second year in a row. However, Kobayashi has very strong competitors, so it is not going to be an easy win for him
The 41st season has started!
The FIS Ski Jumping World Cup was carried out for the first time in winter 1979/80. So this year it will be its 41st season. Moreover, the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup is the world’s highest level of ski jumping tournaments. The rounds are hosted primarily in Europe, with regular stops in Japan and rarely in North America. The season usually opens in November and goes on till March of the next year.
20 different countries around the world host the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup: Austria, Bosnia, Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States. Thus, sportsmen score their points worldwide to get to the final stage and win the Big Crystal Globe. Online sportsbooks in Japan offer their bets on the winner of the 2019-20 season among men.
2019-20 Ski Jumping World Cup Men bets foresee Kobayashi and Kraft as the main competitors
This season is especially interesting to watch the competition between men. Since preliminary tables with the results are already available, we can see the top sportsmen. The main contender for the victory is the Japanese Ryoyu Kobayashi. Being the previous season’s champion, Kobayashi has already scored 292 points this year. The Unibet sportsbook offers 1.80 odds for him to get the second Crystal Globe in a row. However, he has two main competitors who step on his toes.
An Austrian ski jumper Stefan Kraft has gained 276 points so far. Thus, the gap between the first and second place is not that big. Kraft is a strong competitor who still has a chance to win the champion’s title by March. Therefore, the Unibet sportsbook offers 3.25 odds for his victory. Also, 2019-20 Ski Jumping World Cup Men bets give you more chances to win while betting on this sportsman being in the top three. Make your bet and win with your favorite ski jumper!