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Oxford Professor Of Poetry: Stallings’ Odds Cut To Bag Role

William Hill have cut the odds of A.E. Stallings from 3/1 to 2/1 to be named as the next Oxford Professor of Poetry although she remains behind the favourite Wole Soyinka whose odds have been pushed out from Even money to 11/8.


“There has been a surprising amount of interest in this market already and it is A.E. Stallings who has proved the most popular as her odds have come in,” said William hill spokesman Joe Crilly.


Oxford Professor of Poetry: 11/8 Wole Soyinka; 2/1 A.E. Stallings; 4/1 Simon Armitage; 6/1 Sean Haldane; 8/1 Ian Gregson