Horse Racing Specials Betting By Jon Ivan-Duke

Bookies bet McCoy to be Knighted

After taking part in his final ever Cheltenham Festival as a jockey, William Hill make AP McCoy Even-Money to be knighted in either the 2015 Birthday Honours or 2016 New Year’s Honours list.


“AP McCoy looks a certainty to be knighted and it may well come sooner rather than later,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.


William Hill are also taking bets on whether McCoy could do a reality TV series, with it more likely he ends up in the I’m A Celebrity jungle than waltzing his way on to Strictly Come Dancing.


It’s 8-1 for him to take part in this year’s I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here and 10-1 he’s in the next series of Strictly Come Dancing.


Meanwhile, AP McCoy is 5-2 favourite for the BBC Sports Personality Of The Year with William Hill.


AP McCoy To Take Part In 2015 I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here: 8/1


AP McCoy To Take Part In The Next Series Of Strictly Come Dancing: 10/1


AP McCoy To Win BBC Sports Personality Of The Year: 5/2 FAVOURITE


AP McCoy To Be Knighted In Either 2015 Birthday Honours Or 2016 New Year’s Honours: EVEN-MONEY


AP McCoy To Be Back In The Cheltenham Winners’ By The End Of The 2020 Cheltenham Festival: 10/1

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