French Election: Hollande Tipped to Win Second Round in Latest Poll

3:40 AM ET Mon, 16 April 2012

Bruno Jeanbart, director of Political Studies at Opinionway, told CNBC, "The other candidates are very important because it is a two round election and what you need in the second round is to catch 50 percent of the voters. So both Sarkozy and Hollande will need to have some votes from Bayrou, Mélenchon and Le Pen."