Christmas Number One – Sheeran Shocker For The Bookies
Ed Sheeran might well have killed off the Christmas number one, as he is now the red hot 1/7 favourite to have the Christmas Number One, Wham are second favourite at 7/1. The Adele gamble appears to have been a false rumour and she is 8/1 to overhaul Mr Sheeran.
“It appears that Ed Sheeran is up against Ed Sheeran for the Christmas number one and the odds suggest it is done and dusted,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
2017 UK Christmas Number One: 1/7 Ed Sheeran, 7/1 Wham, 8/1 Adele, 10/1 Mariah Carey, 16/1 Rak-Su, 16/1 Rita Ora, 25/1 Big Shaq, 25/1 Crisis at Christmas, 25/1 Choirs at Christmas, 33/1 Bar