US primary results: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island

Composite photo of current Democratic and Republican frontrunners, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
Composite photo of current Democratic and Republican frontrunners, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.PHOTO: REUTERS

Five states headed into primaries for both Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday (April 26), one week after Mrs Hillary Clinton and Mr Donald Trump made significant gains at the New York primaries. Follow the latest results here:

Results

Republicans

  WINNER
Connecticut Donald Trump (58%)
Delaware Donald Trump (61%)
Maryland Donald Trump (56%)
Pennsylvania Donald Trump (57%)
Rhode Island Donald Trump (64%)

Democrats

  WINNER
Connecticut Hillary Clinton (52%)
Delaware Hillary Clinton (60%)
Maryland Hillary Clinton (63%)
Pennsylvania Hillary Clinton (56%)
Rhode Island Bernie Sanders (55%)

Delegate Count

Here are the numbers of delegates which candidates have won so far. Figures in brackets are superdelegates (unpledged Democratic party leaders who are free to support any candidate) and are included in the total number. 

Republicans

  TRUMP CRUZ KASICH
Connecticut (28) 28    
Delaware (16 - winner takes all) 16    
Maryland (38 - winner takes most) 38    
Pennsylvania (71) 17    
Rhode Island (19) 12 2 5
Total delegates already won 997 (41)  566 (20) 153

Democrats

  CLINTON SANDERS
Connecticut (70) 28 27
Delaware (41) 12 9
Maryland (118) 61 33
Pennsylvania (210) 105 83
Rhode Island (33) 11 13
Total delegates already won 2,183 (520) 1,406 (39)

SOURCE: The New York Times