Tokyo Olympics: USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions: USA to win in close game
United States will be taking on Australia on 5th of August in 1st semi-final of Tokyo Olympics Men’s Basketball. The US defeated Spain in the quarter finals while Australia defeated Argentina to make into the semi-finals.
For USA it was Kevin Durant who helped his team register a 14 points win over Spain. Durant had 29 points to his name in the last game. In the first half both the United States and Spain were tied at 43 points but in the second half the USA team displayed an impressive game and did not allow Spain to lead in any of the last two quarters.
Australia on the other hand had an easy win over Argentina. They defeated Argentina by a massive 37 points difference. It was a complete team effort that helped Australia register an easy win over Argentina. Patty Mills scored most points for Australia, 18, while Nic Kay had 10 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists in the game. The Aussies were behind Argentina after 1st quarter but in rest of the three quarters they simply dominated and by the time final whistle was blown, Australia were ahead of Argentina by 37 points.
On Thursday, Australia will play its semi-final game against United States. The outright prediction for the Tokyo Olympics Men’s basketball have USA as a probable Gold Medal winning team while Australia have been predicted to win the Silver Medal by the betting platforms.
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Tokyo Olympics: USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
United States will be up against Australia in first semi-finals of Tokyo Olympics on Thursday, 5th of August. Both the teams have been equally strong this season. However, looking at the recent form, Australia have had an edge over USA. But taking the head-to-head stats between the two teams in consideration, USA have solely dominated Australia. In Olympics event, Australia is yet to find a win against USA.
Therefore, for the upcoming semi-final game between USA and Australia, USA has an edge over the Aussies. The USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions also predicts the same. As per Smarkets, the win probability of Australia stands at mere 11.36% while the chances of United States defeating Australia is over 85% as per the platform.
United States is predicted to win against Australia on Thursday. The latest USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions have been updated on 4th August.
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Tokyo Olympics: USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
The Aussies have had a much better form in Tokyo Olympics. They ended as a leader in Group B and made into the quarter finals. They started their campaign against Nigeria and defeated them by a point difference of 84-67. In the next group game they were up against Italy and they won the closely contested game by mere 3 points.
In last group game, they defeated the Germans by 89-76 points. In quarter finals they humiliated Argentina to make into the semis.
United States on the other hand lost their very first group game of Tokyo Olympics to France. Being defeated in first game, USA bounced back in their 2nd group game as they defeated Iran by massive 54 points and in last game they defeated Czech Republic by a score difference of 119-84.
It must be remembered that United States lost to Australia recently in the friendlies before the official start of Tokyo Olympics.
Tokyo Olympics: USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Since 1998, the two teams have played 6 head-to-head games in all the competitions. Of 6 games, USA have won 5 games while Australia have won only 1 that is the last win in a friendly game.
Tokyo Olympics: USA vs Australia Odds and Predictions: Match Details
USA vs Australia Semi Finals
Scheduled Date and Time: 5th August, 1:15 p.m (GMT +9)
Where: Tokyo, Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo, Japan
Where to Watch: Basketball fans in USA can watch the USA vs Iran Game live on Peacock TV. For More information on Local broadcaster, follow this link