You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

Yul Kwon has best odds to win ‘Survivor: Winners at War,’ but who’s in runner-up position?

Gold Derby logo Gold Derby 2/16/2020 Marcus James Dixon
Yul Kwon that is standing in the water: survivor-season-40-yul-kwon © Robert Voets/CBS survivor-season-40-yul-kwon
Calm, cool and collected is how fans of “Survivor” would describe Yul Kwon, winner of “Cook Islands” (Season 13) and current front-runner to triumph on “Winners at War” (Season 40). Even though this 44-year-old New Yorker has been away from the “Survivor” community for over a decade (a storyline that dominated Wednesday’s two-hour season premiere), he’s still currently leading Gold Derby’s odds for who will win the $2 million check.

Yul currently tops our winner’s chart with 5/1 odds, followed by his “Cook Islands” buddy Parvati Shallow (“Micronesia”) in the runner-up position at 6/1 odds. Yul and Parvati have yet to sync up since they’re starting the game on opposite tribes. Cancer survivor Ethan Zohn (“Africa”) then comes in third place at 7/1 odds. Gold Derby’s racetrack odds are based on the predictions of everyday readers like you. It’s free and easy to make your own predictions, so login now or create an account to get started.

The Dakal tribe won Season 40’s initial war-themed immunity challenge, so Yul didn’t have to scramble at all during the first two days in Fiji. Instead, he spent that time forming bonds with other people he saw as outcasts from the “Survivor” community, namely Sophie Clarke (“South Pacific”), Wendell Holland (“Ghost Island”) and Nick Wilson (“David vs. Goliath”).

SEE ‘Survivor’ Deaths: Full List Of Castaways We’ve Lost

When Dakal lost immunity on Day 3, Yul was one of the people who put the target on the so-called “poker alliance” of Tyson Apostol (“Blood vs. Water”), Kim Spradlin-Wolfe (“One World”) and Amber Mariano (“All-Stars”). These three were friends on and off the island, which created a huge target on their backs before the game even began.

Yul’s group then brought in the former “Game Changers” trio of Sandra Diaz-Twine (“Pearl Islands” & “Heroes vs. Villains”), Tony Vlachos (“Cagayan”) and Sarah Lacina (“Game Changers”). With Tony now adopting Sandra’s “anybody but me” style of game play, they were more than happy to set their sights on the poker alliance. Amber’s trio was unable to fight off the attacks at tribal council and she ended up being the first Dakal tribe member voted out. Will Yul now face the wrath of Amber’s husband Rob Mariano (“Redemption Island”)? We’ll find out soon enough!

SEE exclusive predictions: Who will win ‘Survivor’?

Be sure to make your predictions to influence our reality TV racetrack odds. You can keep changing your predictions until just before the next episode airs on CBS. You’ll compete to win a spot on our Season 40 leaderboard and eternal bragging rights. See our contest rules and sound off with other fans in our reality TV forum. Read more Gold Derby entertainment news.

Sign up for Gold Derby's Newsletter. For the latest news, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

]]>
AdChoices
AdChoices

More from Gold Derby

AdChoices
image beaconimage beaconimage beacon