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National tightens after $5k bet

Published: Thu 4 Aug 2011 10:24 AM
National tightens after $5k bet
The National Government has shortened into an even hotter $1.10 favourite on Centrebet after a smart political punter bet $5000.00 on John Key's ruling party at $1.11 retaining office on November 26!
The bookmaker's Neil Evans said Labour had drifted to a whopping $6.50 and yet "still no buyers!"
"This $5k wager to win just $550.00 is the biggest bet so far, but means 95% of the first $8,000.00 bet has all been for National," Evans said.
NZ Election - Sch Nov 26
$1.10. National. (in from $1.11) $6.50. Labour. (out from $6.00)
www.centrebet.com ELECTIONS
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