If you think comedian Drew Lynch will win “America’s Got Talent” Season 10, why are you not voting for him in our predictions center? Just last week Lynch was in second place with 9/2 odds (19% chance) to win the show, but now he’s plummeted to third place with 9/1 odds (10% chance). Do you agree or disagree with our users’ rankings? Hurry – make your own predictions and you could win our prize of a $100 Amazon gift certificate. It’s fun and easy, so start now by scrolling down and predicting the winning act of Season 10.
According to our exclusive “AGT” odds that are derived from the predictions made by users like you, ventriloquist Paul Zerdin is still dominating our winner’s chart with leading 8/13 odds (62% chance to win). Lynch, meanwhile, has fallen behind comic magician Piff the Magic Dragon who’s now in second place with 11/2 odds (15% chance to win).
Following those three frontrunners, here’s how the remaining seven acts will fair in the finals, according to our odds-makers: Benton Blount is fourth place with 20/1 odds, The Professional Regurgitator, Oz Pearlman and The CraigLewis Band are tied for fifth place with 50/1 odds each, and Gary Vider, Uzeyer Novruzov and Derek Hughes are tied for last place with 100/1 odds each.
Lynch fans, you can boost his odds by visiting our “America’s Got Talent” prediction center. Making your predictions is fun and easy. Just log into your Gold Derby account, or you can register for a free account via Facebook, Twitter or Google. Get started with your own predictions by answering the following questions:
Who will win ‘America’s Got Talent’?
Who will come in second place?
Who will come in third place?
Will Howard Stern hit his X?
Will Heidi Klum hit her X?
Will Mel B hit her X?
Will Howie Mandel hit his X?
Check out the overall Season 10 leaderboard to the right. Currently our #1 “AGT” predictor is Jean Ieong with overall 84% accuracy and 164,319 points (see her complete predictions), but there’s still one week left to play in our contest and be eligible to win our weekly and overall season prizes. See our contest rules.
After logging in, click on the “Predictions” button found at the top-right of every page. That will bring you to a list of every event currently being predicted at Gold Derby — everything from the Emmys and Oscars to “Survivor” and “The Amazing Race.”
Click on any box and then scroll down to start making your predictions. For each TV show, cast your votes on several different questions relating to the upcoming episode. If you click on the “America’s Got Talent” button, you’ll see something like this:
To vote for who you think will win, drag your chosen contestant over from the left to the right. Every time someone logs their predictions, the racetrack odds of the contestants are automatically updated.
For example, if the majority of users think Drew Lynch will win, that means he’ll have the best odds and will go to the front of the pack. Conversely, the contestants who don’t receive many predictions have the worst odds and will go to the bottom of the pile.
Remember that coming out on top doesn’t just mean answering that week’s questions correctly. You also have to use your three big bets (500 points and two of 200 points) strategically to score the most game points. If you bet on a longshot who pulls off an upset, you can really rack up the points, so don’t take them for granted.
Average Gold Derby users just like YOU often turn out to be our smartest prognosticators, so it’s important that you give us your predictions. You can continue to update and change your predictions throughout the week, just click “Save Predictions” when you’ve settled on your choice.
Get started by making your prediction as to who will win Season 10. And be sure to sound off on the current season of “America’s Got Talent” in Gold Derby’s reality TV forum.
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