Showbusiness By Joe Crilly

Who Will Get A 10 By Replacing Len? Third Favourite In Six Weeks

Shirley Ballas is the Even money favourite to replace Len Goodman on Strictly Come Dancing with bookies, William Hill. Anton du Beke and Gary Edwards are both 4/1 with Jason Gilkison 6/1.

“We have had three strong favourites in this market and having thought that we were close to finding out who was going to be joining the panel, it would appear that we are some way from a result,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

To replace Len Goodman on Strictly: 1/1 Shirley Ballas; 4/1 Anton du Beke; 4/1 Gary Edwards; 6/1 Jason Gilkison; 12/1 Brendan Cole; 16/1 Karen Hardy; 25/1 Arlene Phillips; 25/1 Gleb Savchenko; 25/1 Ian Waite; 25/1 Mandy Moore; 25/1 Robin Windsor; 25/1 Tom Chambers; 33/1 BAR