Ahead of the European parliament elections on Thursday, the fledgling Brexit Party is tipped to gain the most seats in Britain.
There is a 97% chance of the party gaining more seats than any other party, according to the online betting exchange Smarkets.
The Eurosceptic party, headed up by ex-Ukip leader Nigel Farage, is expected to drain support from the Conservative and Labour parties on Thursday’s poll.
Smarket had initially put the Brexit Party at just a 22% chance of gaining the most seats, but now they’ve soared to 97% – pushing Labour down to their lowest odds yet of just 2%.
Sarbjit Bakhshi, Smarkets head of political markets, told SBC News: “The Brexit Party, despite having no members, no manifesto and no proposals of what they will do in the European Parliament, are set to storm the European parliamentary elections with a 97% implied probability of getting the most seats from the UK in the European Parliament market.
Reporting by Tom McArthur.