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Odds slashes on Strauss MP bid

Labrokes has slashed its odds on Andrew Strauss becoming a Tory candidate at the Corby by-election. Earlier, Strauss announced his retirement from professional cricket.

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Ladbrokes cuts odds on Strauss political career

Amid growing rumours in Westminster that outgoing England cricket captain Andrew Strauss may turn his attentions to politics, Labrokes has slashed its odds. They are now offering 12/1 that he will be the Tory candidate at the Corby by-election.

Andrew Strauss announced his retirement today Credit: Press Association

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