How did your Pick ‘Em survive day 1 of the meet? Not great? Don’t stress about it, with some big misses (like favorite Daiya Seto not even qualifying for the final of the men’s 400 IM), day 1 likely won’t yield too many huge scores. Seto was the top choice on 80.3% of the more than 900 entries in the contest.
At the end of this article, see the document to follow along with your Pick ‘Em choices throughout the meet. On mobile, or prefer a larger version? Check out the full sheet here.
Who are the Pick ‘Em favorites for each event? See that data below. The following charts represent an event-by-event breakdown of the top picks to win gold at Tokyo 2020. The biggest consensus for a gold medal pick came in the women’s 1500 freestyle where 99.3% of respondents chose world record holder and defending champion Katie Ledecky to finish on top.