BOAT RACE BETTING: William Hill have cut Oxford winning the 2010 Boat Race from 2/5 to 1/3 following significant support and Cambridge are now out to 9/4 from 7/4 ahead of Saturday’s renewal.
At the moment we cannot give away Cambridge and there is a great chance that Oxford will start the shortest price favourites of the millennium, said Hill’s spokesman Rupert Adams.
Xchanging Boat Race 2010: William Hill Bet: 1/3 Oxford, 9/4 Cambridge, 100/1 Dead Heat
Length of Winning Margin: 11/8 Between two and three lengths, 6/4 Over Three, 9/4 Two or Less
8/1 Record Race Time Broken (16mins 19secs)
25/1 An American Boat To Join The Race Within Ten Years
33/1 Either Boat To Strike A Bridge
33/1 Either or Both Boats To Sink
250/1 Race To Be Postponed Due To A Waterborne Animal On The Course