How To Bet On The 2021 Indy 500 From Canada

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The Indianapolis 500 is a race that is steeped in tradition and is well known across North America as The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.  The 2021 edition of the Indy 500 is set to take place this coming Sunday and I can already feel the anticipation.

The race will be broadcast on Sportsnet from 11am to 4pm EST on Sunday May 30th, here in Canada.

On this page I will outline the best sportsbook for Canadians looking to bet on the Indy 500, the odds for the race (these are subject to change) and provide a simple 3 step guide to betting on the race.

Where To Bet On The Indy 500 From Canada

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Indy 500 Winner Odds

Here’s a screenshot of the odds to win the 2021 Indy 500 from  These odds were taken early in race week and they will change throughout the week leading up to the race on Sunday.  To see the up to date odds you should go to SIA and select ‘Motor Racing’ -> ‘IRL’ in the left sidebar of the sportsbook.

These are the odds for the 14 drivers with 20/1 or better odds. To see the full list of odds head to

Scott Dixon is the early favourite with odds of 4.20, but Pato O’Ward and Colton Herta are both right there as well with odds close to 7-1 each.

Bet On The Indy 500 From Canada – How To Guide

Follow these three steps to get your bets placed on the Indy 500 within minutes.

Step 1. Open a Account

Follow the above link, click the orange ‘Bet Now’ or ‘Open Account’ buttons and fill out the registration form to open your Sports Interaction account.

We have a special deal with SIA where new sign ups through our links receive a 100% matching bonus up to $200 on your first deposit.

Step 2. Deposit

Once logged into your account click on the ‘Deposit’ button in the top right corner of the screen and follow the instructions to fund your account.

SIA accepts Visa, MasterCard, Interac, iDebit, paysafecard and more.

You will notice that all of the deposit/withdrawal methods are geared towards Canadians so it’s very easy to get money into and out of the site if you have a Canadian bank account.

Step 3. Place Your Indianapolis 500 Bets

Click on ‘Sports’ in the top navigation bar, open the ‘Motor Racing’ drop down menu and select ‘IRL’ to bring up the Indy 500 betting lines.

Select the bet you want to make and then enter the bet amount on the Bet Card in the right sidebar.  Select ‘Place Bet’ to make your wager.

Here’s a screenshot with some arrows showing the clicks you would need to make to place a bet on Alexander Rossi at 12/1 odds.

If you’re new to betting online check out our guide section for some basic articles for beginners.

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