William Hill Cut Corbyn Following Further Flood Of Big Bets
Britain’s biggest bookmaker William Hill have cut the price of Jeremy Corbyn being the next labour leader for the second time this morning, with customers looking to place bets of up to £5000. At 9am this morning Jeremy was a 5/4 shot with William Hill yet by 10am he had been trimmed to 1/2 and by 10:50 he was as short as 1/3.
“The latest poll has sparked a flood of bets for the market leader Jeremy Corbyn, with bets of £900 & £2000 recorded this morning – he is simply being backed as if he cannot lose,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
Next Permanent Labour Leader: 1/3 Jeremy Corbyn, 10/3 Andy Burnham, 13/2 Yvette Cooper, 100/1 Liz Kendall
To Receive The Most First Preference Votes: 1/16 Jeremy Corbyn, 7/1 Andy Burnham, 16/1 Yvette Cooper, 66/1 Liz Kendall