Betting: Louie and Charlotte early favourites to win
Louie Spence and Charlotte Crosby have emerged as the joint early favourites to win Celebrity Big Brother summer 2013.
According to bookmakers Ladbrokes, the dancer and the Geordie Shore star’s odds owere slashed in the wake of last night’s launch show, with Louie’s figure going from 4/1 to 5/2.
However, it is Charlotte who’s been caused the most waves, having been cut from a lengthy 14/1 to 5/2 after she was backed in 68% of the Celeb BB wagers placed at the company over the last 24 hours.
Ladbrokes spokesperson Jessica Bridges said: “Punters have taken a real shine to Charlotte’s loud and proud attitude and the payout on her is filling up quicker than her bladder!”
Other popular housemates include Carol McGiffin and Dustin Diamond – who are joint second at 6/1 – and Vicky Entwistle, who takes third place at 8/1.
Meanwhile, Danielle Marr – a relative unknown in the UK – is the outsider, with odds of 66/1.
Ladbrokes’ full list of outright betting odds is as follows:
- Louie – 5/2
- Charlotte – 5/2
- Carol – 6/1
- Dustin – 6/1
- Vicky – 8/1
- Abz – 12/1
- Bruce – 14/1
- Mario – 16/1
- Ron – 20/1
- Courtney – 20/1
- Sophie – 33/1
- Lauren – 33/1
- Danielle – 66/1
Celebrity Big Brother continues tonight at 9.00pm on Channel 5 with a live special, in which the Cult of Celebrity will choose the first housemate to face eviction.