Hold tight for the statistics! Britain’s Got Talent winner Richard Jones beat runner-up Wayne Woodward by just 2.9%.
A win is a win, but that’s a close one, right?
The magician took 16.7% of the 2.5 million votes cast, while Wayne took 13.8%. Simon Cowell’s Golden Buzzer Boogie Storm came in third with 12.8%, with Ant and Dec’s Golden Buzzer Jasmine Elcock biting at their heels with 11.8%.
Surprisingly, Alesha Dixon’s Golden Buzzer choice 100 Voices of Gospel sees the vote drop much lower at 4.7%, while singing mother and son duo Mel and Jamie picked up just 1.9%.
It’s actually a very similar result to last year: Jules, Matisse ‘and friends’ beating magician Jamie Raven by 2.2%.
Here’s this year’s full breakdown:
Winner: Richard Jones -16.7%
Runner-up: Wayne Woodward -13.8%
3rd place: Boogie Storm -12.8%
4th place: Jasmine Elcock – 11.8%
5th place: Beau Dermott – 9.8%
6th place: Craig Ball – 9.2%
7th place: Trip Hazard – 7.8%
8th place: 100 Voices of Gospel – 4.7%
9th place: Alex Magala – 4.5%
10th place: Balance Unity – 3.8%
11th place: Shannon & Peter – 3.2%
12th place: Mel & Jamie -1.9%