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Forget the polls: Bolsonaro surge forces Lula into Brazil run-off

Brazil's pollsters got it wrong, very wrong. Not only did far-right incumbent Jair Bolsonaro rob left-wing predecessor Lula Ignacio Da Silva of a first round knockout he can also boast upset wins for key allies in gubernatorial and congressional races. Next up, the October 30th presidential runoff where Lula still boasts a sizeable five-point lead but where the momentum's undoubtedly with his rival.

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