US primary results: Washington State - Republican only

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump walks to the stage past an American flag in New Jersey, US on May 19.
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump walks to the stage past an American flag in New Jersey, US on May 19.PHOTO: REUTERS

Mr Donald Trump won Washington State's Republican primary held on Tuesday (May 24).

The victory brings Mr Trump, the last Republican standing in the 2016 US presidential race, one major step closer toward clinching his party’s nomination.

Results

  WASHINGTON STATE
Republicans Donald Trump (76.2%)

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

  DONALD TRUMP
Washington State (44 delegates) 27
Total delegates already won 1,196 (65) 

SOURCE: The New York Times