Theresa May is $1.05 to be PM after the UK election on June 8th. The Conservative Party are $1.14 to win an overall majority.
No overall majority ($5.50) more likely than a Labour majority ($17).
Theresa May shocked everyone by calling an early UK General Election but the odds are very much in her favour of winning the June 8th poll.
Online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au is offering short odds of $1.05 for May to be elected PM after the election ahead of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn who is paying $6.50.
The Conservative Party are $1.14 to win with an overall majority – no overall majority is rated a $5.50 chance, which is more likely than Labour winning with a majority ($17).
UKIP, a driving force behind Brexit are $101 to achieve an overall majority.
“Theresa May has been on the front foot since replacing David Cameron as PM and shows no signs of slowing down. The odds currently suggest she’ll be returned to 10 Downing St quite comfortably on June 8th,’’ said sportsbet.com.au’s Will Byrne.
Markets courtesy of sportsbet.com.au
UK PM after the General Election
$1.05 Theresa May
$6.50 Jeremy Corbyn
Next UK General Election: Overall Majority
$1.14 Conservative Majority
$5.50 No Overall Majority
$17 Labour Majority
$51 Liberal Democrat Majority
$101 UKIP Majority
$301 Green Majority