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MasterChef fans have already predicted who they think will win the title in 2024

Who will walk away with $250,000?
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MasterChef Australia is back for its 16th season in 2024, and this year the show has a new look –  Andy Allen has been joined on the judging panel by MasterChef alumnus Poh Ling Yeow, celebrity chef Jean-Christophe Novelli and food blogger Sofia Levin. 

22 new contestants are vying for the chance to be named as this year’s MasterChef, and despite the series only starting earlier this week, fans already think they know who will win.

This year’s aspiring cooks will be pushed to their limits in numerous gruelling challenges, and eliminations will take place throughout the season.

Thanks to betting sites such as Sportsbet, we’ve given a glimpse into who fans predict has what it takes to make it all the way to the end…

Nat is deemed the favourite to win MasterChef in 2024. (Image: Channel 10)

Despite being only halfway through the 2024 season, Nat is currently tipped as the most likely to win MasterChef in 2024, according to her odds on Sportsbet which sit at $1.40.

Following a fair way behind are Josh P and Harry who have $4 and $8.50 odds respectively.

Slightly behind them are Savindri and Darrsh who are have $11 and $15 odds.

Gillian and Josh C are sitting in the middle of the pack. (Images: Channel 10)

Sitting towards the middle of the pack are Gillian and Josh C who are on $17 and $21 odds.

Next up is Sumeet and Mimi. Sumeet has $23 odds while Mimi has $26.

Lower down in the ranks are David and Lachlan who are a few dollars behind, tied on $34.

Jonathan, Lachlan and Sue are seen as least likely to win this year. (Images: Channel 10)

After that it’s Sue who is sitting second from the bottom on $41 odds.

Alex is currently deemed as least likely to win MasterChef Australia in 2024, with odds sitting on $51.

The top 22 contestants for 2024. (Image: Channel 10)

Sportsbet has made accurate predictions in the past, including for recent reality shows.

The 2024 winners of Australian Survivor and I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! were correctly predicted, while winners of previous seasons of My Kitchen Rules, Big Brother Australia and The Masked Singer Australia have also been correct.

As we move further through the 2024 season each week, the rankings and odds will undoubtedly change, so watch this space for more updates.

The winner of MasterChef will be determined by the judges in the finale, with the final remaining cooks having to create difficult and intricate dishes.

Their dishes will be given scores out of ten from each judge and the contestant with the most points in the end will be given the title of this year’s MasterChef.

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