An ICM poll for the Guardian newspaper found that 69% people thought Nigel Farage won tonight's debate.
Guardian news editor Dan Sabbagh tweeted:
The exact question posed was:
Putting aside your own party preference and only basing your answer on what you saw or heard during the debate, as far as you are concerned which one of the two leaders do you think won the debate?
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