Politics By Graham Sharpe

6/4 Corbyn First, Cooper Second

WITH JEREMY CORBBYN the red-hot 1/5 favourite to become Labour leader, William Hill have opened a book on what the 1-2 result of the vote will be and make a Corbyn first -Cooper second outcome their 6/4 favourite.

'Political punters are keen to speculate not only on who will win the contest, but also who will finish in second place, so we have opened a book on the 1-2 outcome' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.

NEXT LABOUR LEADER........1/5 Corbyn; 11/2 Cooper; 8/1 Burnham; 100/1 Kendall

WHO WILL FINISH FIRST-SECOND IN CORRECT ORDER?...6/4 Corbyn-Cooper; 9/4 Corbyn- Burnham; 13/2 Cooper-Corbyn; 9/1 Burnham-Corbyn; 14/1 Corbyn- Kendall; 20/1 Burnham-Cooper; 20/1 Cooper-Burnham; 50/1 Cooper-Kendall; 66/1 Burnham-Kendall; 125/1 Kendall-Corbyn; 150/1 Kendall-Burnham; 200/1 Kendall-Cooper.

IF CORBYN WINS WILL HE LEAD LABOUR INTO NEXT GENERAL ELECTION?....2/7 NO; 5/2 YES (Bets on thismarket void if Corbyn does not win)