Live On BBC1: Sun 19:30. The BBC Sports Personality Award looks wide open this year with ten in contention. OddscheckerCoral make Tony McCoy odds-on favourite at 10-11 but the jockey has drifted back from 8-11 in recent days, while the same firm have seen huge gambles on Phil Taylor, 11-2 (from 50-1), and Graeme Swann, 10-1 (from 40-1) in recent weeks
The majority of bets this week have been for Irish golfer, Graeme McDowell, backed in to 7-2 (from 4-1) today.
“This year has been the best betting year ever on the event, with half a dozen different favourites and all ten finalists well supported,” Coral spokesman Gary Burton tiold betrescue.com. “Taylor and Swann are the worst results for us, and though Tony McCoy will cost us a lot of money too, we will be paying out with a smile!”
**BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2010 – All prices Coral.co.uk
10-11 Tony McCoy, 7-2 (from 4-1) Graeme McDowell, 11-2 (from 50-1) Phil Taylor, 8-1 Lee Westwood, 10-1 (from 40-1) Graeme Swann, 16-1 Amy Williams, 25-1 Jessica Ennis, 28-1 Tom Daley, 66-1 David Haye, 80-1 Mark Cavendish.