Preview For The 2010 AFL Premiership

As the AFL Premiership counts down to kick off, Sportsbet are offering a huge variety of markets for the passionate and loyal punters, with wooden spoon, top four, final eight and of course overall Champions just a few of the options available.

The illustrious Melbourne Cricket Ground is once again host to the opening match of the 2010 AFL rules season, seeing Richmond at home to Carlton, which is sure to be a fantastic clash to start the season on the 25th of March.

Favourites to win the Premiership title are the 2009 runners-up St Kilda at $4. After having produced a 19 – straight match win last year, the Melbourne side look set to produce the goods for 2010, and come away triumphant.

Favourites to win the Premiership title are the 2009 runners-up St Kilda at $4.

The Saints are starting their 2010 AFL rules season on the 27th of March away to Sydney at the ANZ.

Last year’s title winners, Geelong, are second in the odds at $4.50. Starting their 2010 season against Essendon on the 26th of March, the Cats could well make the 2010 season their won, and claim a consecutive Premiership.

One battle of the season to watch will be when St Kilda takes on Geelong on the 25th of June at the MCG.

The other two sides to make up the 2009 top four; Western Bulldogs and Collingwood are facing off in their opening matches on the 28th of March. Promising to be another great match, the two sides are starting the season at $6.50 and $11 respectively.

Richmond are closing off the odds at $151. While the side have not won since 1980, loyal fans putting down a dollar will certainly reap the rewards if the unthinkable were to occur.

The 22 rounds will end on the 27th of August, and will follow with the top eight teams facing off for a spot in the Grand Final, who you can place an early wage on now.

With the huge variety of markets on offer at Ladbrokes.com.au betting on your home side, your enemy side or just your favourite side will be sure to be of benefit and provide a win!