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Closest Strictly As Punters Back Front Three

Closest Strictly As Punters Back Front Three You can make a case for all the front three in the betting for who will win the Strictly final at the weekend. The current 4/6 favourite is Joe McFadden, who has improved week on week and therefore is this year’s Strictly ‘journey’ contestant. Next at 9/4 is the inspirational Debbie McGee, who is without doubt the surprise package of the show and a genuine contender to pull in the votes at the weekend. Alexandra Burke is the best dancer but she has struggled to bond with the Strictly audience and as a result is a massive 6/1. At 10/1 Gemma is the outsider of the four and on paper she will need to do something extraordinary on the final night to take the trophy. “The Strictly final looks a very difficult call, the value bet has to be Alexandra as she could be sensational on the night,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams. “But my money is on Debbie who has been a revelation and an inspiration to mature men & women across the country.” Strictly Come Dancing Winner: 4/6 Joe McFadden, 9/4 Debbie McGee, 6/1 Alexandra Burke, 10/1 Gemma Atkinson

Showbusiness By Rupert Adams

Alexandra Burke 8/1 To Leave Strictly

Joe McFadden has been all the rage to win Strictly Come Dancing and is now the joint 11/8 favourite alongside Debbie McGee. Conversely Alexandra Burke continues to drift, with some commentators suggesting she has had enough and Hills offer 8/1 that she does not appear on the Strictly this Saturday night.


Christmas Number One – Wham Favourite – Money For Big Shaq & Kim Wilde

William Hill make George Michael their 2/1 favourite for this year’s Christmas Number One but there have been a couple of surprising moves in the last twenty four hours which are worth noting. The first has been for Big Shaq (12/1 from 50/1), which could be this year’s anti- X factor song and Kim Wilde who is now 25/1 from 60/1.