Kendra Wilkinson has been installed as the early favorite to win Dancing With The Stars.
Kendra Wilkinson, the American model and former Playboy bunny, has been heavily favored to win Dancing With The Stars, despite the fact that the show is still three weeks away from its season twelve premiere, reports E! Online.Bookmakers Bodog.com put Wilkinson's chances of winning the show at 3/1, with 'Karate Kid' star Ralph Macchio at 7/2. Wilkinson's slim figure is thought to be the reason behind her short odds, but the model says she is just "excited to compete". Speaking at Monday's (28th February 2011) cast reveal, Kendra said, "It couldn't have come at a more perfect time in my life. I'm almost back to my pre-baby body so I'm excited for all the costumes! I've always loved the show, so it's really cool I get to be on it". Her closest female rival, Disney star Chelsea Kane, has been installed at 4/1 to win the competition and speaking on her Twitter page, she said, "Shaking with sheer excitement! Gulp. And pure panic".
Kendra Wilkinson married the Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Hank Baskett at the Playboy Mansion in June 2009. The model announced her pregnancy in the same month and gave birth to 'Hank Baskett IV' on 11th December 2009.