BORIS JOHNSON AND JEREMY HUNT ARE THE FINAL CONTESTANTS IN THE TORY LEADERSHIP RACE

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Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will face former London mayor, Boris Johnson, in the race to replace Theresa May as prime minister.
Environment Secretary Michael Gove was eliminated in the fifth Tory leadership ballot.
Ten MPs were nominated for the leadership, it’s taken a week to find the final two candidates.
In the latest round of voting, Boris Johnson was backed by 160 conservative M-Ps, while Jeremy Hunt secured 77 votes.
The contest to replace Theresa May as prime minister will now move to the 160,000 grassroots Conservative party members.
The winner will be installed in Downing Street before the end of July.

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