Strictly Come Dancing Betting Odds
- Will Mellor impressed the judges and the bookmakers and is the new Strictly Come Dancing favourite.
- The Strictly Come Dancing 1st Elimination odds has Tony Adams at the head of the market.
- Who will follow last year's SCD winners East Ender Rose Ayling - Ellis and her partner Giovanni Pernice?
|Strictly Come Dancing 2022 28 Sep @ 23:25 - Win Contest|
Strictly Come Dancing Top Male Betting
|Strictly Come Dancing 2022 28 Sep @ 23:25 - Top Man|
Strictly Come Dancing Top Female Betting
|Strictly Come Dancing 2022 28 Sep @ 23:25 - Top Woman|
Strictly Come Dancing Gender Betting
26/09/2022: A female celebrity is currently the favourite to win SCD at odds of 4/7, and a male celebrity is 6/5.
Here we follow the odds each week, you can then see who is doing well and badly according to the bookmakers.
|Celebrity||August 15th 2022||August 24th 2022||September 15th 2022||After Week 1|
What is Strictly Come Dancing Betting
You may not be aware but the best betting sites embrace the series and offer a range of odds on this ever-popular BBC show.
As the celebrities are announced the bookmakers start rating their chances based on any snippet of information they can glean.
As an example last year Tom Fletcher lead singer of the band McFly was the early favourite before he had put a leg on the Elstree dancefloor. (He with his partner Amy Dowden were eliminated by the judges in musicals week.)
The bookies have the following SCD betting markets, naturally, the odds change as the series progress and we lose couples.
- Name The Winner
- Weekly Elimination
- Name The Finalists
We will follow these betting markets throughout the series, you can place a Strictly Come Dancing online bet anytime.
How To Bet On Strictly Come Dancing
Strictly Come Dancing betting will be under specials or entertainment in the bookmaker's index of events.
Most of them have a betting app that can be downloaded enabling you to bet instantly and quickly, we rate all of them via our Best Betting Apps article.
There is a simple 5 step process to making a bet on any of the Strictly Come Dancing markets, the odds will always be available.
- Find an online bookmaker offering Strictly Come Dancing odds.
- Find the category you are most interested in wagering on. (winners, elimination)
- Make that selection and add them to your bet slip
- Select the stake you wish to wager
That's it, you are done, your wager is on, and now all you have to do is wait until the weekly results.
If you make the right selection, you win, if your prediction is incorrect you will lose the stake you have wagered just as with any normal bet.
Strictly Come Dancing Celebrities
The Brummie presenter of travel news on Radio 2.
Found fame in the band Hear'Say, most recently seen in Coronation Street and Morning Live.
TV presenter who is best known for Blue Peter and Countryfile
Multiple gold medal Paralympian who recently announced her retirement from competition.
Former Arsenal and England defender and captain.
A second connection to the BBC show Countryfile is Hamza Yassin, he is a guest presenter on the Sunday night series.
Singer and actress who made the final of Britain's Got Talent in 2012.
The Scottish Loose Woman presenter will hope to last longer than her LW colleague Judi Love who only made it to week 6 in the last series.
One-half of the 1980's group Bros alongside his twin brother.
Manchester actor best known for Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps and Hollyoaks.
A Stand-Up comedian and actress who we have seen on 8 Out of Ten Cats, Mock The Week.
The Bristolian comedian who won an Edinburgh Comedy award has made a host of TV and film appearances
Multi-talented Tyler is now a Kiss FM DJ and MTV movie presenter.
Singer/Songwriter who first came to our attention on The X Factor.
She finished in 4th place in I'm A Celebrity in 2018.
East Enders actor who plays Martin Fowler.
Strictly Come Dancing Timeline
After Week 1
A spectacular first dance by Will Mellor, he became the favourite straight after the show (6/4).
He and Hamza Yassin (12/1) topped the leaderboard with 34 points.
Tony Adams (100/1) looked like a fish out of a football, he will need to improve appreciably to survive.
|Strictly Couples||Week 1 Points|
|Will Mellor and Nancy Xu||34|
|Hamza Yassin and Jowita Przystał||34|
|Molly Rainford and Carlos Gu||31|
|Fleur East and Vito Coppola||29|
|Ellie Taylor and Johannes Radebe||28|
|Helen Skelton and Gorka Márquez||26|
|Ellie Simmonds and Nikita Kuzmin||26|
|Jayde Adams and Karen Hauer||23|
|Kym Marsh and Graziano Di Prima||23|
|Richie Anderson and Giovanni Pernice||23|
|James Bye and Amy Dowden||22|
|Tyler West and Dianne Buswell||22|
|Kaye Adams and Kai Widdrington||21|
|Matt Goss and Nadiya Bychkova||20|
|Tony Adams and Katya Jones||15|
Fleur East (3/1) & Helen Skelton (7/2) head the initial Strictly Come Dancing odds.
Strictly Come Dancing Contestants -Instagram Followers
How popular you are on social media can play a part when it comes to doing well on SCD.
The In The Long Run and Black Books comedian had a massive 3.3 million followers on Twitter ahead of him winning SCD in 2020.
If for example, you are up for elimination your fans could rally around and keep you in the series.
Below are the Instagram followers of all the Strictly Come Dancing celebrities in the middle of August 2022, as the show progresses you can expect these figures to rise appreciably.
|Celebrity||Insta Followers - August 2022|
Socia Media Popularity
Ahead of the last series Tom Fletcher had the largest following on Twitter and Instagram.
List of Strictly Come Dancing Winners
It's hard to believe how many series of Strictly Come Dancing there have been, the next edition of this truly popular programme will see the celebs and professional dancers take to the floor for the 20th time.
Do you remember these Strictly Come Dancing winners?
|Year||SCD Celebrity Winner||SCD Professional|
|2021||Rose Ayling - Ellis||Giovanni Pernice|
|2020||Bill Bailey||Oti Mabuse|
|2019||Kevin Fletcher||Oti Mabuse|
|2018||Stacey Dooley||Kevin Clifton|
|2017||Joe McFadden||Katya Jones|
|2016||Ore Oduba||Joanne Clifton|
|2015||Jay McGuiness||Aliona Vilani|
|2014||Caroline Flack||Pasha Kovalev|
|2103||Abbey Clancy||Aljaz Skorjanec|
|2102||Louis Smith||Flavia Cacace|
|2011||Harry Judd||Aliona Vilani|
|2010||Kara Tointon||Artem Chigvintsev|
|2009||Chris Hollins||Ola Jordan|
|2008||Tom Chambers||Camilla Dalerup|
|2007||Alesha Dixon||Matthew Cutler|
|2006||Mark Ramprakash||Karen Hardy|
|2005||Darren Gough||Lillia Kopylova|
|2004||Jill Halfpenny||Darren Bennett|
|2004||Natasha Kaplinsky||Brendan Cole|
The East Ender actress was the bookmaker favourite in Week 2, then drifted in the betting. She regained favouritism in Week 5, and from then on was always at the head of the Strictly Come Dancing betting.
Strictly Come Dancing Professions
The list of professions with the most Glitterball wins is as follows.
|SCD Profession||SCD Winner|
|Actors||Rose Ayling - Ellis |
|Presenters||Stacey Dooley |
|Singers/Musicians||Jay Mcguiness |
|Sports||Darren Gough |
|Model||Abbey Clancy |
Strictly Come Dancing Couples Make-Up - Past Winners
So which gender coupling on past winners has the best chance of winning?
|Male - Female - Female - Male||Winner|
|Male Celebrity - Female Professional||11|
|Female Celebrity - Male Professional||8|
Strictly Come Dancing Age Of Winners
Below you can see the winning ages of the Strictly Come Dancing past winners.
Rose Ayling - Ellis was 27 when she waltzed to the trophy with Giovanni in 2021.
Bill Bailey was easily the oldest winner taking to the floor at 55.
The youngest winner was gymnast Louis Smith who won in 2012 at just 23.
The average age of winners is 32.77 Years.
It may help if born in January and September as those are the most popular months for SCD winners with 3 wins apiece.
February and June babies have an uphill task as there have been no winners of the series born in that month.
|Year||Winner||Age When Winning|
|2021||Rose Ayling - Ellis||27|
Strictly Come Dancing Gender Betting
You can place a bet on whether a man or woman will win Strictly Come Dancing this year.
You can also place a bet on who will be Top Man and Top Woman.
The odds will be updated daily.
Betting On Strictly Come Dancing
I do bet on Strictly because if you get on early enough there is some big value to be had. The winner is usually a big price after the first couple of rounds.OLBG Member: Bisto6
Strictly Come Dancing - Finishing Positions
The professional dancers have the following record from their SCD appearances.
|SCD Pro Dancer||Finishing Position|
|Oti Mabuse||1st, 1st, 7th, 2nd, 8th, 14th.|
|Katya Jones||WD, 8th, 11th, 1st, 6th.|
|Aljaz Skorjanec||7th, 9th, 8th, 2nd, 8th, 6th, 10th, 1st.|
|Karen Hauer||2nd, 6th, 11th, 13th, 9th, 4th, 10th, 6th.|
|Giovanni Pernice||1st, 5th, 7th, 2nd, 2nd, 9th, 2nd.|
|Gorka Marquez||2nd, 13th, 2nd, 14th|
|Janette Manrara||2nd, 10th, 10th,10th, 15th, 7th, 5th, 13th.|
|Anton Du Beke||11th, 2nd, 15th, 9th, 11th, 4th, 9th, 9th, 13th, 11th, 6th, 4th, 15th, 8th, 9th, 5th, 8th, 3rd.|
|Diane Buswell||9th, 13th, 2nd, 14th.|
|Johannes Radebe||2nd, 8th, 11th|
|A J Pritchard||6th, 5th, 5th, 4th.|
|Graziano Di Prima||16th.|
|Amy Dowden||6th, 2nd, 9th, 12th.|
|Luba Mushtuk||10th, 15th.|
|Nadia Bychkova||12th, 14th, 6th.|
OLBG Breaking News Stories
The news pages will bring you all the latest Strictly Come Dancing odds and Strictly Come Dancing eliminations.Daily SCD News
Last Year - Strictly Come Dancing Elimination Betting
Rose Ayling Ellis was in pole position and duly won SCD 2021.
Nigel Skinner - OLBG Betting Expert
Rhys Stephenson and Nancy Xu were in the dance-off with John and Johannes, all 4 judges vote and save the male couple.
Dan Walker was rightly voted off the SCD dance floor, as most could see he was the weakest dancer, his huge social media following could not save him which begs the question about the influence Twitter, Facebook etc have on these TV competitions.
Tom Fletcher despite a huge social media following was in the dance-off and lost out to Rhys when the judges voted.
Sara Davies is out of Strictly Come Dancing after losing in the dance-off to Tilly Ramsey.
Olympian Adam Peaty was the 6th celebrity leaving the dance floor, his tearful reaction to his elimination showed how much SCD meant to him.
After returning from an enforced break due to Covid 19 Judi Love became the 5th celebrity to be eliminated.
Greg Wise and Ugo Monye were the next celebrities who were given more time to spend with their families.
The second celebrity dancing no more is Katie McGlynn who as Cruella De Ville who did not wow the judges, in the dance-off she went up against Judi Love, the comedian, and loose woman did just enough and was saved by head judge Shirley.
Last year the first celebrity eliminated was Jacqui Smith the former politician, Nina Wadia was this year's first eliminated.
|Elimination Week||SCD Couple|
|11th Elimination||Rhys Stephenson & Nancy Xu|
|10th Elimination||Dan Walker & Nadia Bychkova|
|9th Elimination||Tilly Ramsey & Nikita Kuzman|
|8th Elimination||Tom Fletcher & Amy Dowden|
|7th Elimination||Sara Davies & Aljaz Skorjanec|
|6th Elimination||Adam Peaty & Katya Jones|
|5th Elimination||Judi Love & Graziano Di Prima|
|4th Elimination||Ugo Monye & Oti Mabuse|
|3rd Elimination||Greg Wise & Karen Hauer|
|2nd Elimination||Katie McGlynn & Gorka Marquez|
|1st Elimination||Nina Wadia & Neil Jones|
|Year||Strictly Come Dancing 1st Elimination||Profession|
|2009||Martina Hingis||Tennis Player|