Showbusiness Television By Joe Crilly

X Factor: Best Show Yet As Three Acts Go Straight Into The Running?

Monica Michael was the stand out performer on Saturday night’s X Factor and she is the 10/1 fourth favourite with William Hill to win the show.

“Monica came back better than before and she is already one of the favourites to win the show,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

In the contest between the two bands derived from the London Gospel Choir, William Hill think it is Bekln that have the upper hand. The male group are 16/1 to win the show, while Silver Tone, the female group are 33/1 to win it.

“The two groups performed well and we think there is every chance they could both make the live shows, but it is the buys that have the bigger potential,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

Charli Beard has been inserted into the betting at 25/1 after her rendition of Sam Cooke’s A Change Is Gonna Come.

X Factor winner: 9/2 Louisa Johnson; 9/1 4th Power; 9/1 Josh Daniel; 10/1 Monica Michael; 12/1 Seann Miley Moore; 12/1 Simon Lynch; 14/1 Anton Stevphans; 14/1 Che Chesterman; 16/1 Bekln; 16/1 Lauren Murray; 16/1 The First Kings; 20/1 Alien; 20/1 Chloe Paige; 25/1 Hannah Marie Kilminster; 25/1 Jennifer Phillips; 25/1 Charli Beard; 33/1 Silver Tone; 33/1 Tom Bleasby; 40/1 BAR