Brownlee brother backed to continue Gold rush!
After Helen Jenkins only finished fifth in the women's triathlon, all eyes now turn to Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee with the two Brits favourites with William Hill to scoop the gold on Tuesday. Alistair is 1/2 favourite to win the race, while his younger brother is 11/4 second favourite. For Alistair to win and Jonathan to finish second is 11/10 while the reverse is 10/3.
"GB have had a fantastic Olympics so far and the Brownlee brothers look nailed on to grab another gold between them," said Hill's spokesman Joe Crilly.
When the test event was run last year, Alistair Brownlee scored a time of 1:50, a minute and 36 off the Olympic record and William Hill are offering 2/1 that the Olympic record is broken at the Serpentine on Tuesday.
Triathlon gold medal winner: 1/2 Alistair Brownlee; 11/4 Jonathan Brownlee; 15/2 Javier Gomez; 16/1 Alexander Bryukhanov; 16/1 Richard Murray; 33/1 BAR
1st A. Brownlee/ 2nd J. Brownlee: 11/10
1st J. Brownlee/2nd A. Brownlee: 10/3