Nutty Brits devise adorable, corgi-inspired way to bet on the royal baby name

Royal corgi race
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Kate and William are expecting their second child in April. And while the royal couple are keeping mum on the sex and potential name, people are eagerly weighing in nonetheless. But why place a wager online when you can throw money at a corgi clad in a racing suit to determine the noble moniker?

Such was the inspiration behind the world's first Royal Corgi Race, presented by British betting company Ladbrokes. This week in London, 10 corgis were each colorfully outfitted in a name — Henry, Victoria, Spencer, Camilla, James, Alexandra, Albert, Phillipa, Boris, and Elizabeth — and bystanders placed bets on a set of squat furry legs to win the gold and the heir's title.

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