Royal Baby Betting: A Name Fit for a King (or Queen!)

May 22nd, 2013

SHARE

It seems like only yesterday that Great Britain was wrapped in patriotic bunting to celebrate the marriage of Prince William to Kate Middleton. Now, shortly after their two-year wedding anniversary, the expecting couple are into the third and final trimester, with a royal birth anticipated in July. In honour of this, Coral Sports is allowing the general public to get involved by offering a wide range of Royal Baby betting markets covering all aspects of the birth, from the date and time to the weight of the baby.

The biggest gamble is the name, since the sex of the child is still unknown, although Coral Sports seems to think that it will be a girl (with odd of 4/11 at the time of writing) rather than a boy (at 9/4). The top four names are all girls’ names, with Alexandra the favourite at 9/4, followed by Diana and Elizabeth, both at 6/1, and Victoria just beyond that at 7/1. As far as boys’ names go, George is given the shortest odds of 12/1, while the Duke of Edinburgh’s Christian name, Philip, is next down the list with odds of 25/1 alongside Louis. Other kingly names such as Richard, Charles and James sit further out at 33/1.

Those who fancy their luck could take a cheeky punt on some Olympics-inspired names, with Bradley priced at 200/1, Mo at 250/1 and Olympia at a massive 500/1. Joining the Greek moniker at those odds are the more common titles of Colin, Stan and Brian.

If you think you know what the future prince or princess will be called, claim your bonus and visit Coral Sports today.

Betting News Articles


First Official Drone Racing Betting Market Opens at Betfair
First Official Drone Racing Betting Market Opens at Betfair

Bookmaker Betfair has managed to find its wings before its competitors, becoming the first major UK online betting site to offer odds on the relatively new sport of drone racing. The company, now part ... Read More

10Bet Partners with Betradar to Offer 30,000+ Live Streams
10Bet Partners with Betradar to Offer 30,000+ Live Streams

10bet is one of the fastest-growing online bookmakers in the world and the firm is upping its game by signing a deal with Betradar, to provide sports bettors with a huge range of live sports streams v ... Read More

LeoVegas Offers Betting Markets on Live Slots Twitch Stream
LeoVegas Offers Betting Markets on Live Slots Twitch Stream

LeoVegas, one of the world's largest online casinos and bookmakers, is teaming up with budding casino game developer Big Time Gaming and popular Twitch streamer LetsGiveItASpin to deliver a first of i ... Read More

What eSports Joining the 2022 Asian Games Means for Bettors
What eSports Joining the 2022 Asian Games Means for Bettors

Men have competed against each other on the battle field, in the colosseum and on the football pitch. Now man takes on competition in the world of professional video gaming. The Olympic Council of Asi ... Read More

Unibet Brings on Mika Hakkinen as Newest Brand Ambassador
Unibet Brings on Mika Hakkinen as Newest Brand Ambassador

Unibet announced it has enlisted two-time F1 World Champion Mika Häkkinen to serve as its newest ambassador. As part of what is deemed an 'insider' role, the Flying Finn will oversee production of exc ... Read More

Betway Secures Partnership for this Year’s Grand National
Betway Secures Partnership for this Year’s Grand National

The bookmaker Betway has just put pen to paper on a seven-figure, three-year deal to become the official betting partner of the Grand National Festival. The meeting remains one of the racing calendar' ... Read More

Betting Navigation

Newsletter

Sign up for the free Gambling.com Newsletter to stay on top of all the best bonuses!
We will never share or misuse your personal information. Privacy Policy

Latest Betting News

BettingGuides

Country Guide