Politics By Graham Sharpe

Corbyn Cruising To Victory

JEREMY CORBYN is now a virtually unbackable 1/25 (96% chance) favourite with William Hill to defeat his opponent Owen Smith, quoted at 10/1, in the Labour leadership contest.

'89% of all of the money gambled on the outcome has been for Corbyn, and one betting shop customer in Durham has bet £60,000 on a Corbyn victory.' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.

William Hill also make Corbyn odds-on at 8/11 (57% chance) to poll 62% or more of the votes cast, with Under 62% quoted at Even money.

TO WIN LABOUR LEADERSHIP CONTEST....1/25 Corbyn; 10/1 Smith.