X Factor 8 brings fresh betting opportunities
The new series of the X Factor begins tomorrow night and, as always, a variety of betting markets are on offer.
The opening night of the show is always a must-see event, and William Hill are offering a price of evens that peak viewing figure for the first installment top 12.5 million. Odds of 8/11 are available on the audience failing to reach that mark.
With regard to the peak viewing figure for the entire series, the 5/2 favourite is the 19-19.9 million bracket, followed by 18-18.9 million and 20-20.9million, both priced at 3/1.
The market for winning manager is a tight one, with Bet365 making Gary Barlow the slight favourite at 11/5. Louis Walsh, Kelly Rowland and Tulisa Contostavlos all follow just behind at 11/4.
As for the winning category, the boys are 6/4 favourites with Coral, followed by the girls at 15/8. The groups are priced at 9/2.