One of the top games of the weekend is undoubtedly Saturday night’s blockbuster between the Western Bulldogs and the Geelong Cats, as the two look to improve their standings in the top four.
This is a tough one to pick, so in order to find out where’s best to place your punt this round head to Sportsbet today.
Geelong are favourites for the win at $1.66 with Ladbrokes.com.au, and after a disappointing defeat to Collingwood last weekend need to get back on their feet this round.
It’s a difficult period for the Cats after losing Tom Hawkins and James Podsiadly to injury, and with such a crucial game this round need players to step up across the oval.
Matthew Stokes was strong for the Cats last round booting three, while Gary Ablett failed to push his side forward as he normally does.
The Western Bulldogs are at $2.24 for the win with Ladbrokes.com.au, but have a tough challenge ahead considering how many players are out sick or injured.
The Bulldogs are looking to emerge from this weekend more secure in the top four, and with consistency on their side of late could certainly deliver.
The real issue here for the Bulldogs is just how many players will be effected by the illness working its way through the squad.
Our tip of the match is to back a Geelong win by 20-29 points at $8 with Ladbrokes.com.au.
AFLRules Tip Of The Match
This is a tough one to pick. But looking at the facts at hand it looks as though this will go Geelong’s way. The Bulldogs have several key players out of contention and the Cats will be looking to rectify their abysmal loss from last round. Therefore our tip of the match is to back a Geelong win by 20-29 points at $8 with Ladbrokes.com.au.