jase wrote:It wouldn't have made the slightest bit of difference anyway -- this was obviously a cynical stunt to make money, not lose it. He would have been assured of a large pile of money from one of the tabloid newspapers for his "story". The fact he won is immaterial really.
I fully agree jase.
Even though he was not paid by the sponsor, there is a film crew from another company filming him.
They will follow him around for about a month.
You can bet your bottom dollar (pun initially not intended) that he will receive a large sum of money for that...