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Trump claims fifth Super Tuesday win, in Virginia

PTI | Updated on: Friday, May 31, 2019, 05:37 PM IST

LOUISVILLE, KY - MARCH, 1: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Kentucky International Convention Center March 1, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky. Trump is campaigning nationwide on Super Tuesday, the single largest primary voting day.   Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images/AFP
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MARCH, 1: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Kentucky International Convention Center March 1, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky. Trump is campaigning nationwide on Super Tuesday, the single largest primary voting day. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images/AFP == FOR NEWSPAPERS, INTERNET, TELCOS & TELEVISION USE ONLY == |
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Washington: Donald Trump nailed a fifth victory in the Super Tuesday Republican primaries, US networks projected, winning the crucial swing state of Virginia. “Thank you Virginia!” Trump tweeted immediately after the race was called in his favour.

The billionaire real estate mogul was earlier projected to win in Alabama, Georgia, Massachusetts and Tennessee, as a dozen states voted on this pivotal day in the White House nomination race.

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Published on: Wednesday, March 02, 2016, 09:36 AM IST