Nigerian-British Ruti Olajugbagbe wins the 2018 edition of THE VOICE UK

THE Voice 2018 was one of the fiercest competitions in the show’s history, with some serious talent going head-to-head.

Here’s who was crowned the champion and whether the bookies called it right.

The Voice 2018 judges witnessed a fierce competition

. Last year’s winner Mo Adeniran was the bookies favourite to win.

The 21-year-old went on to secure the all-important record deal.

This year, Donel Mangena was tipped for victory with his mentor and coach will.i.am.

But in a shock to viewers and the bookies, 18-year-old Ruti Olajugbagbe was crowned the champion and secured the prized record deal.