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Cathy Davey leads Choice betting
Cathy Davey’s Tales Of Silversleeve has been installed as the 5-2 favourite to win this year’s Choice Music Prize, which is worth a none too shabby €10,000 to the winner.
The Hot Press Newsdesk, 16 Jan 2008
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