Connery proves punters favourite Bond - Who next to fill his big boots?
A William Hill poll* to determine punters favourite James Bond have produced an emphatic win for Sean Connery who polled over 60% of the votes, Roger Moore was second with 16%. Current Bond Daniel Craig polled a respectable 13%. William Hill have opened a book on whom will replace Daniel Craig as 007 and as it stands Sam Worthington is their 3/1 favourite with Michael Fassbender & Tom Hardy 6/1 joint second.
"Sean Connery decimated the field and is certainly Punters favourite Bond, it will be interesting to see if any future Bond can take Sean Connery as Britain's favourite!" said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams
William Hill Next James Bond: 3/1 Sam Worthington, 6/1 Michael Fassbender, 6/1 Tom Hardy, 8/1 Christian Bale, 10/1 Alex O Loughlin, 10/1 Clive Owen, 10/1 Dougray Scott 12/1 Orlando Bloom, 16/1 James Purefoy, 16/1 Will Smith, 20/1 Goran Visnjic, 25/1 Ewan McGregor, 25/1 Henry Cavill, 25/1 Julian McMahon, 33/1 Jude Law, 33/1 Robert Patterson, 50/1 Brad Pitt, 50/1 Colin Farrell, 50/1 Tom Cruise
*Poll taken on William Hill Facebook: 902 responses in 20hrs: 543 Sean Connery, 145 Roger Moore, 117 Daniel Craig, 76 Pierce Brosnan, 11/1 George Lazenby, 10/1 Timothy Dalton
Adele Set To Make Bond History By Delivering Number One Spot!
Bookies William Hill have slashed the price of Adele being the first artist to have a number one single with a Bond theme and now offer 1/6 from 1/2 that Skyfall tops the charts this October.
"Adele could be about to make history, as no Bond theme tune has ever made it to number one, perhaps she truly is the lady with the golden voice," said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
Adele's Skyfall to be the UK No.1 Single Before End October 2012: 1/6 Yes, 7/2 NO