A radio report on Tuesday said that the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) approved only eight presidential candidates out of the 99 aspirants who have filed their certificates of candidacies (COCs) for the position. Below are the list of names included in the 2010 official presidential bets.

2010 Official Presidential bets
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For President:
  1. Sen. Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III (Liberal Party)
  2. Olongapo City councilor JC de los Reyes (Ang Kapatiran)
  3. Former President Joseph Estrada (UNO-PMP)
  4. Sen. Richard Gordon (Bagumbayan)
  5. Former Defense Secretary Gilbert Teodoro (Lakas-Kampi-CMD)
  6. Bro. Eddie Villanueva (Bangon Pilipinas)
  7. Sen. Manny Villar (Nacionalista Party)
  8. Sen. Jamby Madrigal (independent)
For Vice-President:
  1. Sen. Mar Roxas (Liberal Party)
  2. Dominador Chipeco Jr. (Ang Kapatiran)
  3. Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay (UNO-PMP)
  4. Former MMDA Chairman Bayani Fernando (Bagumbayan)
  5. Edu Manzano (Lakas-Kampi-CMD)
  6. Former Securities and Exchange Commission chief Perfecto Yasay (Bangon Pilipinas)
  7. Sen. Loren Legarda (Nacionalista Party)
  8. Broadcaster Jay Sonza (KBL)
So, who's your bet? Choose wisely!