Clinton Versus Trump Looks A Done Deal


BOOKMAKERS William Hill have made Hillary Clinton $1.05 to win the Democrat nomination, and Donald Trump $1.28 to do likewise for the Republicans.

“The Big Two are now so far ahead of their rivals in the nomination stakes that they look past the post,” said William Hill spokesman Graham Sharpe.

“They are also dominating the betting on who will become President – with Hillary $1.65 favourite and Trump $3.75 second favourite.”

William Hill have revealed some of the Presidential betting patterns – in the Republican nominations, 27% or bets and 55% of stake money has gone on Trump, compared with 19% and 12% respectively for Rubio, 12% and 9% for Cruz.

In the Presidential election overall, 23% of bets but only 15% of stakes have been for Sanders; 20% and 21% for Trump; 19% and 49% for Clinton; 10% and 7% for Rubio, 4% and 1% for Cruz.

Republican nominee: $1.28 Trump; $3.75 Rubio; $26 Cruz; $29 Kasich

Democrat nominee: $1.05 Clinton, $9 Sanders; Biden $34

To be President: $1.65 Clinton; $3.40 Trump; $8 Rubio; $15 Sanders; $34 Bloomberg; $61 Biden, Kasich.