of some of Europe's betting exchanges in regards to Donald Trump's election odds. Just when you think maybe this guy has a shot he'll say something completely off the wall as bettors race to the window to bet "no." And it happens two or three times a week minimum. Right now, at shops like Matchbook and BetFair, Trump and Marco Rubio are essentially co-favorites to win the Republican nomination. Hillary remains a solid favorite to win the overall election.
“The amount of interest in the election is off the charts and it has taken everyone by surprise,” Matchbook growth director Ian Noctor told USA TODAY Sports in a telephone conversation. “Trump has had a lot to do with that. The things he says create a lot of attention and a lot of feeling and that equates to more bets.”