Nobel Peace & Literature Prize
William Hill make Pope Francis their favourite to win the Nobel Peace Prize that is announced at the end of the week. He faces stiff competition from the White Helmets (2016 favourites), who are offered at 5/2 with Angela Merkel a 4/1 shot.
“You can make a solid case for the front three in the betting, the biggest bet is on Angela Merkel with Pope Francis attracting the most individual bets,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams
Nobel Peace Prize (William Hill Bet): 2/1 Pope Francis, 5/2 The White Helmets, 4/1 Angela Merkel, 6/1 American Civil Liberties Union, 10/1 Raif Badawi, 14/1 Nadia Murad, 20/1 Colin Kaepernick, 20/1 Edward Snowdon, 20/1 Jacques Chirac, 20/1 Sadiq Khan, 25/1 Michelle Obama, 33/1 Daniela Vargas, 33/1 Narendra Modi, 50/1 Hillary Clinton, 66/1 Donald Trump, 100/1 Vladimir Putin
Nobel Prize For Literature: 4/1 Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, 4/1 Haruki Murakami, 6/1 Margaret Atwood, 8/1 Amos Oz, 10/1 Yan Lianke, 12/1 Ko Un, 12/1 Claudio Magris, 12/1 Adunis, 16/1 Jon Fosse, 16/1 Sjon, 20/1 Bar