The result in Texas - where the leftist Sanders had been polling ahead - capped a remarkable night for Biden, who was projected to win a clear majority of the 14 states voting on Super Tuesday.
Good night for Biden on Super Tuesday
California Governor Gavin Newsom (right), waits in line to vote with his wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, second from right, on Super Tuesday in Sacramento, California, on March 3, 2020. (AP)
A stark choice of candidates
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders arrives to vote in the Vermont Primary near his home in Burlington, Vermont, on March 3, 2020. (AP)
Elizabeth Warren still optimistic
Frank Salazar, 70, shows an “I voted” sticker after casting his ballot on the Super Tuesday, at a voting center in Alhambra, California on March 3, 2020. (AP)