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Will beat Oprah but she's unlikely to run: Trump

Press Trust of India  |  Washington 

US today welcomed the idea of running against him in the 2020 presidential election, but said he would easily defeat her.

But Trump believes that she is unlikely to run.

"I'll beat Oprah. Oprah would be a lot of fun," Trump said.

"I know her very well. You know, I did one of her last shows. She had me and my family. It was very nice," he said.

"I like Oprah. I don't think she's going to run," Trump said. "I don't think she's going to run. I know her very well," he said.

Winfrey's rousing speech has set social media abuzz with speculation that she might enter politics with many celebrities already looking at her as a possible in 2020.

The 63-year-old, who yesterday became the first African- American woman to win the Cecil B DeMille Award at the 2018 Awards, used the platform to say that discrimination based on race and gender was no longer acceptable.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, January 10 2018. 01:45 IST