Have bookies made Presidential rick?
As Santorum closes in on Romney,
HAVE BOOKIES MADE PRESIDENTIAL RICK?
Rick Santorum, who was a 50/1 outsider to win the Republican nomination with William Hill just three month ago, is now 7/2 second favourite to win the official backing of his 'Party as long-time front runner Mitt Romney begins to look vulnerable despite being 1/5 favourite to come out on top.
'Santorum's rise took us by surprise but punters are now latching on to his chances and he has managed to halt Mitt's momentum and become a serious contender' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.
TO BE REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE - 1/5 Romney; 7/2 Santorum; 20/1 Paul; 28/1 Gingrich. Others on request.
TO WIN RACE TO WHITE HOUSE - 8/15 Obama; 7/4 Romney; 12/1 Santorum. Others on request.