The brand new cast for Dancing with the Stars has just been announced and stars have begun the journey of weeks of practice for the coveted mirror ball trophy!

One of the most talked about and favorite competitors among fans this season seems to be E! reality star Kendra Wilkinson. Well, fans of Kendra - get excited - because the former Playboy modelwas named by odds-makers as the favorite to win the competition thisseason!

Kendra Favored to Win 'Dancing With the Stars'

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Odds-makers at say Kendra has a 3:1 chance of winning the trophy.  Coming up behind her are Ralph Macchio, 7:2, and Chelsea Kane, 4:1. 

After spending a few years settling into family life with her husband Hank Baskett and their baby, Kendra is finally ready to get into action!  Her reality show Kendra showed her struggling to get back to her model body after giving birth, and now Kendra is back to looking as good and confident as ever!

Kendra Favored to Win 'Dancing With the Stars'

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"It couldn't have come at a more perfect time in my life," Kendra said. "I'm almost back to my prebaby body so I'm excited for all the costumes!  I've always loved the show so it's really cool I get to be on it.  I have a competitive streak in me so I'm excited to compete!"

Kendra has just begun practicing for the competition and looks happier than ever as she leaves the practice studio!

Do you think Kendra has a good chance at winning!?

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