Survivor fans ready?! Yoga instructor beats out Astronaut and Beauty Queen in Survivor Odds
NEW YORK, NY, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ - Survivor fans light your torches!
Sportsbook.com is ready for the game to begin and has posted odds on all 16
castaways. Survivor Panama - Exile Island premieres Thursday, February 2 at 8
p.m. ET/PT on CBS.
The 12th installment of Survivor promises to entertain with a new cast of
intriguing characters. Aras Baskauskas, a 24 year old Yoga instructor from
Santa Monica is the front runner at 5-1, while Terry Deitz, a 46 year old
airline pilot and former Navy fighter pilot, and 45 year old Karate instructor
Bruce Kanegai are close behind with 6-1 odds.
Dan Berry, a retired Astronaut and 24 year old former Miss Texas Teen
USA, Misty Giles follow at 8-1. Cirie Fields, a 35 year old registered nurse
from Walterboro, SC and Melinda Hyder, a 32 year old professional singer from
Sevierville, TN are the current long shots both with odds of 15-1.
A new format will see the castaways broken up into four groups by age and
sex, dividing the young and old and men and women. A four tribe format is the
first of many twists and challenges competitors will face making it difficult
for Survivors to keep their torches lit and fans to predict the Ultimate
"The new element of exiling players to a deserted island where they have
an opportunity to work independently to win immunity may present many
surprises about who can outlast the rest," said Peter Childs, head oddsmaker,
Sportsbook.com. "We based our odds on the personalities of the past winners
and our assessment of the new contestants - but with new game design, the
profile of the winner could change significantly, making this anyone's game."
Sportsbook.com has also posted odds on the new season of American Idol in
time for the two hour premiere tomorrow night. Fans of the show can already
start betting on whether the next American Idol will be a male or female. Odds
on both are listed at 10-11.
Survivor Odds - The Castaways
Ruth Marie 10-1
American Idol Winner Will Be
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