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eNASCAR Pro Invitational Series Odds for today’s race at Richmond International Raceway

We take a look at the odds for today’s eNASCAR race, and make some picks as well.

William Byron, driver of the #24 Axalta ‘Color of the Year’ Chevrolet, stands on the grid during the NASCAR Cup Series 62nd Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 17, 2020 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images

The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series has really taken off in popularity during the coronavirus crisis. DraftKings Sportsbook will have odds available in several states on the virtual race, while drivers compete in their homes via some pretty sweet setups for the fourth trophy of the season.

This weeks’ iRacing race is from Richmond International Raceway.

Denny Hamlin won at Homestad Miami, Timmy Hill at Texas Motor Speedway, and this week’s favorite William Byron was the victor at Bristol two weeks ago, who came from the iRacing ranks to start his career before he joined the NASCAR Cup Series in the #24 Chevrolet.

Here’s some of our best bets for this virtual race this weekend.

William Byron +170

It seems crazy that a guy getting under 2/1 should be a best bet in a 40-car field. And although Byron has won just one of the three races, he’s led the most laps by a a ton over everyone else. 116 of 150 laps at Bristol, 80 of 125 at Texas before the winner spun him out, and even 28 of 100 at Homestead to lead the race before getting wrecked with 21 to go. Byron’s experience in iRacing remains too big an edge for the field right now.

John H. Nemechek +1100

Ran 30th in the opener at Homestead, but started third and then second in the last two races, and finished second at Bristol two weeks ago. Nemechek qualifies really well, and that should serve him well here.

Bubba Wallace +5000

How good a story would it be for the sport if Wallace, who lost a sponsor via rage quit in the last race at Bristol, got back on the right side of everyone. He wasn’t exactly getting raced clean two weeks ago, and with the eyes of the racing world upon him after his thoughtful and personal comments regarding Kyle Larson last week, it would be great to see him find a way to the virtual podium. And you’d have to think his fellow drivers, with the extra anguish he’s taken this week about his place as the only minority driver in a Cup ride presently, might give him a smidge more room to run than at Thunder Alley a fortnight ago.

The following are the odds for all drivers for today’s eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series from Richmond International Raceway:

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Driver Winner Top 3
Driver Winner Top 3
William Byron +170 -240
Timmy Hill +350 -115
Kyle Busch +1000 +250
Ryan Preece +1000 +250
John H. Nemechek +1100 +275
Denny Hamlin +1200 +300
Garrett Smithley +1200 +300
Parker Kligerman +1600 +400
Alex Bowman +2000 +500
Landon Cassill +2000 +500
Matt DiBenedetto +2800 +700
Christopher Bell +3000 +750
Clint Bowyer +3300 +800
Michael McDowell +3300 +800
Tyler Reddick +3300 +800
Joey Logano +4000 +1000
Bubba Wallace +5000 +1200
Ross Chastain +6000 +1400
Chase Elliott +6000 +1400
Erik Jones +6000 +1400
Brad Keselowski +6000 +1400
Kurt Busch +6600 +1600
Jimmie Johnson +6600 +1600
Bobby Labonte +6600 +1600
Kevin Harvick +6600 +1600
Ryan Blaney +8000 +2000
Chris Buescher +8000 +2000
Austin Dillon +8000 +2000
Ty Dillon +8000 +2000
Ricky Stenhouse Jr +10000 +2500
Daniel Suarez +12500 +3000

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