William Hill changes betting odds drastically

by Sietse Bakker 1,305 views

The Greeks have instigated a massive gamble on their Eurovision Song Contest entry that has left UK bookmakers William Hill well and truly shaken as Sakis Rouvas's odds have plummeted from 16/1 to be the 4/1 favourite!

William Hill spokeswoman Jennie Prest said: “In the last 24 hours we have been inundated with requests from our Greek clients to back their song and we kept shortening the odds but they still wanted more! They can't vote for their own song in the competition, but this strength of support is hard to ignore and it would seem Greece is the word!”.

All the support for Greece has seen previous favourites Belguim drift out to 9/1 and James Fox for the United Kingdom out to 14/1. Other entries that have been popular in the betting include Germany, Serbia and the Ukraine.

Current betting odds of William Hill:

Greece 4/1
Sweden 8/1
Germany 9/1
Belgium 9/1
Serbia & Montenegro 12/1
Russia 12/1
Cyprus 12/1
United Kingdom 14/1
Ukraine 16/1
Ireland 16/1
Denmark 16/1
Spain 20/1
Poland 20/1
Norway 20/1
Malta 20/1
Finland 20/1
Turkey 25/1
Romania 25/1
Netherlands 25/1
Iceland 25/1
Portugal 33/1
FYR Macedonia 33/1
Lithuania 33/1
France 33/1
Bosnia & Herzegovina 33/1
Belarus 33/1
Albania 33/1
Switzerland 40/1
Slovenia 40/1
Monaco 40/1
Latvia 40/1
Israel 40/1
Andorra 40/1
Croatia 50/1
Austria 50/1
Estonia 66/1

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