UK: Lord Alan Sugar names his ‘apprentice’

FORMER wrestler Ricky Martin has been named as the shock winner of BBC1’s The Apprentice.

The 26-year-old beat the odds in tonight’s final and landed himself a �250,000 investment from Lord Alan Sugar.

The recruitment manager beat 23-year-old wine investor Tom Gearing, who was named runner-up, 29-year-old business development manager Jade Nash and 25-year-old technology entrepreneur Nick Holzherr.

He impressed with his business plan for a recruitment agency specialising in science and technology.

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