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Guest predictions: How did John Rain do?

We asked John Rain 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).

Nigel Farage vs Richard Littlejohn

John’s prediction: Farage 97% – 3% Littlejohn

Correct score: Farage 91% – 9% Littlejohn

Correct winner: 5 points

Rupert Murdoch vs Iain Duncan Smith

John’s prediction: Murdoch 98% – 2% IDS

Correct score: Murdoch 79% – 21% IDS

Correct winner: 5 points

Louise Mensch vs Katie Hopkins

John’s prediction: Mensch 30% – 70% Hopkins

Correct score: Mensch 16% – 84% Hopkins

Correct winner: 5 points

Jeremy Hunt vs Philip Hammond

John’s prediction: Hunt 98% – 2% Hammond

Correct score: Hunt 95% – 5% Hammond

Correct winner: 5 points

Accuracy bonus: 2 points

Theresa May vs Rebekah Brooks

John’s prediction: May 45% – 55% Brooks

Correct score: May 47% – 53% Brooks

Correct winner: 5 points

Accuracy bonus: 2 points

Michael Gove vs Tony Blair

John’s prediction: Gove 51% – 49% Blair

Correct score: Gove 72% – 28% Blair

Correct winner: 5 points

Piers Morgan vs Mike Ashley

John’s prediction: Morgan 87% – 13% Ashley

Correct score: Morgan 75% – 25% Ashley

Correct winner: 5 points

Liam Fox vs Boris Johnson

John’s prediction:  Fox 10% – 90% Johnson

Correct score: Fox 34% – 36% Johnson

Correct winner: 5 points

Paul Dacre vs Kelvin MacKenzie

John’s prediction: Dacre 35% – 65% MacKenzie

Correct score: Dacre 52% – 48% MacKenzie

Nil points

Melanie Phillips vs Toby Young

John’s prediction: Young 90% – 10% Phillips

Correct score: Young 62% – 38% Phillips

Correct winner: 5 points

John scores 49 points!

You can follow John on Twitter here, and if you got a gift voucher for Christmas you can buy his book here

Predictions League Standings

1. xxxy 59

2. Unnamed Insider 54

3. Paul Auntie 53

4. Rich Smith 51

5. John Rain 49

6. Jason Spacey 48

7. Summer Ray 46

7. Barney Farmer 46

8. Sean Biggerstaff  44

9.  The Sun Apologies 41

9. Gary Stanton 41

10. Oonagh Keating 37

10. Jim Smallman 37

10. Sir Michael 37

11. Professor Jack Darcy 35

12. Doc Hackenbush 32

13. Tiernan Douieb 24

14. Otto English 22

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