Renzi denies saying Sanders better

Republican property tycoon won convincing victory over Clinton

Redazione ANSA Rome
(ANSA) - Rome, November 10 - Government sources on Thursday denied newspaper reports that Premier Matteo Renzi had said the socialist Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders would have been a better Democratic candidate than Hillary Clinton to run against Republican nominee Donald Trump in Tuesday's presidential elections in the US. Trump won a convincing victory over the former first lady and ex secretary of state, defying predictions and sending shockwaves across the globe.