Early wins for Clinton, Trump in nomination race

Mar 02, 2016 (LBO) – Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both won several states in the race for US presidential nomination in results released so far.

Trump clinched seven states Alabama, Georgia, Massachusetts, Tennessee, Virginia, Arkansas and Vermont, Ted Cruz won Texas and Oklahoma and Marco Rubio won Minnesota.

On the side of Democrats, Hillary Clinton won seven states: Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, Arkansas, Texas and Massachusetts, while Bernie Sanders claimed four states Vermont, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Colorado

Super Tuesday sees 11 states voting on the biggest single day ahead of the 8 November presidential election.