Day: September 20, 2016

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Guest Predictions: How did Michael Cunningham do?

We asked comedy writer and Twitter god Michael Cunningham to predict the results of the weekend’s fixtures. The results are in, so let’s have a look at how he did.

10 points are awarded for getting the result bang on the money, 5 points for predicting the correct winner and 2 bonus points for getting within 5% of the score (Only if the correct winner is predicted).

Jeremy Hunt vs Paul Dacre

Michael’s prediction: Hunt 40% – 60% Dacre

Correct score: Hunt 69% – 31% Dacre

Nil points

Rebekah Brooks vs Katie Hopkins

Michael’s prediction: Brooks 41% – 59% Hopkins

Correct score: Brooks 24% – 76% Hopkins

Correct winner: 5 points

Liam Fox vs Rupert Murdoch

Michael’s prediction: Fox 11% – 89% Murdoch

Correct score: Fox 16% – 84% Murdoch

Correct winner: 5 points

Theresa May vs Louise Mensch

Michael’s prediction: May 54% – 46% Mensch

Correct score: May 33% – 67% Mensch

Nil points

Boris Johnson vs Philip Hammond

Michael’s prediction: Johnson 72% – 28% Hammond

Correct score: Johnson 85% – 15% Hammond

Correct winner: 5 points

Iain Duncan Smith vs Mike Ashley

Michael’s prediction: IDS 62% – 38% Ashley

Correct score: IDS 68 – 32% Ashley

Correct winner: 5 points

Nigel Farage vs Michael Gove

Michael’s prediction: Farage 79% – 21% Gove

Correct score: Farage 67% – 33% Gove

Correct winner: 5 points

Richard Littlejohn vs Kelvin MacKenzie

Michael’s prediction: Littlejohn 24% -76% MacKenzie

Correct score: Littlejohn 28% – 72% MacKenzie

Correct winner: 5 points

Accuracy bonus: 2 points

Melanie Phillips vs Piers Morgan

Michael’s prediction: Phillips 59% – 41% Morgan

Correct score: Phillips 22% – 78% Morgan

Nil points

Toby Young vs Tony Blair

Michael’s prediction: Young 12% – 88% Blair

Correct score: Young 43% – 57% Blair

Correct winner: 5 points

Michael scores 37 points!

Predictions league table

1. @triplexy 59

2. @SummerRay 46

3. @jimsmallman 37

3. @Michael1979 37

5. @TiernanDouieb 24