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Theresa May cut to 2-1 to depart as PM in 2017

| 09.10.2017

Leading bookmaker Coral has cut the odds on Theresa May leaving her position as Prime Minister in 2017 into 2-1 (from 4-1) following a flurry of bets in the last 24 hours. The PM is also 2-1 to leave Downing Street in 2018, 5-2 to depart in 2019 and it is 6-1 that she remains in her role until 2020. In the next Conservative leader market, Boris Johnson is the 4-1 favourite to replace May. David Da... more...

Alexandra Burke cut to 11-4 for Strictly success

| 08.10.2017

Alexandra Burke has been cut into 11-4 (from 7-2) by leading bookmaker Coral after another impressive performance yesterday evening which prompted a flurry of bets for the popstar to win the show. Aston Merrygold remains marginally ahead of her as the 5-2 favourite, while Debbie McGee can be backed at 7-2. Richard Coles was 7-2 with Coral to be eliminated from Strictly this weekend before he lost ... more...

Simon Rimmer 6-4 to leave Strictly this weekend

| 07.10.2017

Simon Rimmer is the 6-4 favourite with leading bookmaker Coral to leave Strictly Come Dancing this weekend after the second live show of the series. Ruth Langsford is 7-2 to depart, while Richard Coles is 4-1. In the outright betting for the show, Aston Merrygold remains the 11-4 favourite to go all the way, Alexandra Burke is 3-1 and Debbie McGee is 7-2. “The betting suggests Simon Rimmer is the ... more...

Wonderful Winx now 7-4 to beat Black Caviar’s winning run

| 07.10.2017

Australian superstar Winx is now 7-4 with Coral to surpass the winning run of 25 set by her compatriot Black Caviar, after the mare made it 21 wins in a row at Flemington this morning.  Winx is also now 1-3 (from 1-2) favourite with Coral for the Ladbrokes Cox Plate later this month. “By her own recent standards, win number 21 for Winx was so dominant the race lacked the late drama we’... more...

Wales 7-4 to qualify for 2018 World Cup

| 05.10.2017

Wales are 7-4 with bookmaker Coral to qualify for the 2018 World Cup ahead of their showdown with Georgia tomorrow evening in Group D. Republic of Ireland, who are also in the same group and are in action on Friday, are 7-2 to make it through to Russia next year. “It’s going to be a crucial few days for Wales and Republic of Ireland who at this stage have a lot of work to do to qualify for Russia ... more...

Harry Kane 10-11 to move to Real Madrid

| 04.10.2017

Harry Kane is odds-on at 10-11 with bookmaker Coral to move to Real Madrid as his next club after the Spanish giants were linked with the England international. The Tottenham striker is 7-2 to join PSG and 11-2 to sign for Manchester City. Elsewhere, Arsenal’s Theo Walcott is expected to leave Arsenal in January as he looks for regular first-team football. Everton are the 4-1 joint-favourites alon... more...

Chizzy elimination a surprise according to bookmakers

| 02.10.2017

Leading bookmaker Coral made Chizzy Akudolu a 12-1 shot to become the first contestant to leave Strictly Come Dancing this series before they closed betting on the market last night. Brian Conley and Simon Rimmer the 5-2 joint-favourites to be eliminated, however, managed to survive for at least one more week. In the outright market, Aston Merrygold remains the 5-2 favourite to win the show, howev... more...

Enable Arc Success a grim result for bookies say Coral

| 01.10.2017

Enable’s history making success in today’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe was a “great result for Racing but a grim result for bookies” according to leading bookmaker Coral, after the Frankie Dettori ridden star was heavily backed into 10/11 for today’s big race. “There’s no sugar-coating it, Enable’s history-making Arc win was a great result for Racing but a grim result for bookies,” said Simon Clare,... more...

Boris Johnson tops betting to be next Tory leader

| 30.09.2017

Boris Johnson is the new 5-1 favourite with leading bookmaker Coral to be the next Conservative leader after the firm cut his odds from 8-1 following a flurry of bets. The Foreign Minister is 3-1 to ever be Prime Minister, while he is 10-1 to take over from Theresa May as PM by the end of the year. “The momentum behind Boris Johnson in the betting to be become the next Conservative leader and Prim... more...

Moore money could winter as Arc second favourite

| 29.09.2017

Ryan Moore’s Qatar Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe mount, Winter, continues to be supported for Sunday’s big race, and the filly is now 8-1 joint-second favourite along with the easy to back Ulysses, behind the 10-11 favourite Enable. “A combination of Ryan Moore’s decision to ride Winter, and the threat of rain-softened ground at Chantilly has seen Moore’s mount cut in the betting, while Ulysses has be... more...