Sports You Can Bet On Despite Coronavirus
All of the major sports in the United States have been shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic, leaving sports bettors with limited betting options. Other countries around the world have shut down their sports as well, eliminating the top international sports to bet on, at least for now.
Sportsbooks continue to search for new sports to offer on their betting sites. There are still a few events in parts of the world that are being played. Here is a list of the sports that you can bet on that have odds offered at the top online sportsbooks.
Top Sports Betting Sites Of 2020
Nicaraguan First Division Soccer
The Nicaraguan First Division is one of the few soccer leagues still going. Play continues till the end of the month with two matchdays this week, on Wednesday and Friday. Each day will have five matches each.
Belarusian Premier League Soccer
Belarus is one of the few European countries to not impose a restriction on social distancing or crowds with soccer matches. Matches this week start on April 3, which is a Friday and go all weekend.
Taiwanese Chinese Taipei SBL Basketball
Despite their close proximity to China – Taiwan has controlled COVID-19 surprisingly well. They have two nights of basketball this week on Friday, April 3, and Saturday, April 4.
Russian Liga Pro Short Hockey
Frankly, we’re not even sure what “short hockey” is, but you can bet on it. BetOnline has odds on the Russian hockey league that is still moving forward with their season. There are hockey games available all week.
Russian and Ukrainian Table Tennis
It’s not exactly Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal, but both Russia and Ukraine have not opted to halt their table tennis leagues. There are matches available daily at MyBookie.ag.
League of Legends eSports
League of Legends has barely missed a beat, despite the crisis, with the most significant event this week being the Tencent LPL. There are also several Riot events, along with the LVP – Superliga Orange. These events pick up on Thursday, April 2, and go all weekend.
Counter Strike eSports
There is also a lof CSGO action this weekend. These leagues have events this weekend:
- ESL Pro League
- ESL Deutsche Meisterschaft
- LPL Pro League
These all take place on March 31 or April 1.
Rainbow Six eSports
The Rainbow Six Pro League features both Europe and America. There are a few games this week, and matches begin again on April 6 and 7 of next week.
Other Sports & Events You Can Bet On
Despite not being the most popular sports around the world, there are still plenty of options for fans. Here are some other sports that you can bet on:
- International Basketball (Russia) at MyBookie.ag
- Overwatch League (eSports) at MyBookie.ag
- DOTA 2 (eSports) at BetOnline
- NBA2K NBA Sim (Virtual Sports) at MyBookie.ag
- FIFA Soccer Sim (Virtual Sports) at BetOnline
- NHL Hockey Sim (Virtual Sports) at BetOnline
- 2020 Presidential Elections (Politics) at MyBookie.ag
- NFL Draft at MyBookie.ag
- Volleyball at Bovada
- WWE (Wrestling) at MyBookie.ag and BetOnline
- Chess at Bovada