Reality TV By Jon Ivan-Duke

Strictly: Flurry Of Money For Louise Redknapp

Strictly Come Dancing kicks off this weekend and bookies William Hill have seen just THREE bets for 66-1 outsider Lesley Joseph.

“2016 has been a year full of surprising results for the bookies but with all due respect, if Lesley Joseph wins Strictly Come Dancing, we may as well hang up our dancing shoes,” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.

Claudia Fragapane and Will Young are joint 7-2 favourites for Strictly Come Dancing, but it’s 6-1 chance Louise Redknapp who has attracted the most bets. Louise accounts for 18.4% of all bets taken by William Hill.

“There’s been a flurry of money on Louise Redknapp and if that is a reflection of her popularity then her odds of 6-1 could be way too big!” said William Hill spokesman Jon Ivan-Duke.

 

Strictly Come Dancing: 7-2 Claudia Fragapane, 7-2 Will Young, 6-1 Louise Redknapp, 8-1 Danny Mac, 8-1 Laura Whitmore, 10-1 Daisy Lowe, 12-1 Ore Oduba, 14-1 Robert Rinder, 20-1 Greg Rutherford, 20-1 Naga Munchetty, 25-1 Anastacia, 25-1 Melvin Odoom, 25-1 Tameka Empson, 66-1 Ed Balls, 66-1 Lesley Joseph

 

 

Most Popular Celebs By Number Of Bets Taken By William Hill:

 

  • Louise Redknapp – 18.4% of bets
  • Will Young – 18.1%
  • Claudia Fragapane – 8.6%
  • Naga Munchetty – 7.3%
  • Ore Oduba – 7.1%
  • (joint) Laura Whitmore – 6.7%, Danny Mac – 6.7%
  • Robert Rinder – 5.6%
  • Greg Rutherford – 5.4%
  • Anastacia – 5.2%
  • Melvin Odoom – 3.0%
  • (joint) Tameka Empson – 2.8%, Daisy Lowe – 2.8%

14) Ed Balls – 1.7%

15) Lesley Joseph – 0.6%

 

Strictly Come Dancing Specials

 

Gender Of Winner: 8-11 Female, EVENS Male

Top Male: 6-5 Will Young, 3-1 Danny Mac, 5-1 Ore Oduba, 13-2 Robert Rinder, 9-1 Greg Rutherford, 16-1 Melvin Odoom, 33-1 Ed Balls

Top Female: 7-4 Claudia Fragapane, 3-1 Louise Redknapp, 9-2 Laura Whitmore, 11-2 Daisy Lowe, 10-1 Naga Munchetty, 12-1 Anastacia, 14-1 Tameka Empson, 33-1 Lesley Joseph

Top 3 Finish: 11-10 Claudia Fragapane, 11-10 Will Young, 7-4 Louise Redknapp, 9-4 Danny Mac, 9-4 Laura Whitmore, 5-2 Daisy Lowe, 7-2 Ore Oduba, 4-1 Robert Rinder, 6-1 Greg Rutherford, 6-1 Naga Munchetty, 7-1 Anastacia, 7-1 Melvin Odoom, 7-1 Tameka Empson, 20-1 Ed Balls, 20-1 Lesley Joseph

 

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