AFL Round 14 Tips and Predictions

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We have expert betting tips for AFL Round 14, which kicks off tonight with the Richmond vs Carlton clash at the MCG. 

Richmond vs Carlton, Thursday 19:20

Richmond will take on Carlton at the MCG tonight. Carlton defying odds this year, sitting in 4th position after 13 rounds with a 9-3 record. Richmond sitting in 9th only out of the 8 on percentage, with a 7-5 record.

It is a huge night for the Blues, with captain Patrick Cripps to play game 150. Carlton broke an 11-match loosing streak to Richmond in round 1 this year with their come from behind victory.

Key players include:

Richmond:

  • Tom Lynch
  • Jack Riewoldt
  • Dion Prestia

Carlton:

  • Charlie Curnow
  • Harry McKay
  • Patrick Cripps

Richmond vs Carlton prediction:

Carlton by 10-points

Richmond vs Carlton betting tip:

Richmond start as slight favourites at $1.75 to Carlton $2.00

St Kilda vs Essendon, Friday 19:50

St Kilda will host Essendon on Friday night at Marvel Stadium. The Saints sitting in 6th position with an 8-4 record, Essendon struggling in 16th position with a 2-10 record.

Essendon have won three out of the last five clashes with St Kilda. But one would think St Kilda will comfortably get by on this occasion.

Key Players:

St Kilda:

  • Max King
  • Jack Steele
  • Jack Sinclair

Essendon:

  • Peter Wright
  • Harrison Jones
  • Jake Stringer

 

St Kilda vs Essendon prediction:

St Kilda by 60-points.

St Kilda vs Essendon betting tip:

St Kilda start strong favourites at $1.26 to Essendon $3.75

Port Adelaide vs Sydney Swans, Saturday 13:45:

Port Adelaide will host Sydney at Adelaide oval on Saturday. Port sitting in 12th with a 5-7 record, Sydney in 7th with an 8-4 record.

Port have won the last five clashes with the Sydney Swans. One wonders whether that will continue this weekend with the Swans seemingly in better form.

Key players include:

Port Adelaide:

  • Travis Boak
  • Ollie Wines
  • Connor Rozee

Sydney:

  • Lance Franklin
  • Justin McInerney
  • Issac Heeney

Port Adelaide vs Sydney prediction:

Port Adelaide by 15-points.

Port Adelaide vs Sydney betting tip:

Sydney start favourites at $1.72 to Port Adelaide $2.10.

West Coast vs Geelong, Saturday 16:35:

West Coast will host Geelong on Saturday. West Coast on the bottom of the table with a 1-11 record, Geelong in 5th with an 8-4 record.

Geelong have won three of the last five clashes with the Eagles. One would think the trend will continue.

Key Players include:

WCE:

  • Tim Kelly
  • Andrew Gaff
  • Josh Kennedy

Geelong:

  • Tom Hawkins
  • Joel Selwood
  • Cam Guthrie

West Coast vs Geelong prediction:

Geelong by 70-points

West Coast vs Geelong betting preview:

Geelong start strong favourites at$1.08 to West Coast $8.00

Greater Western Sydney (GWS) vs Western Bulldogs, Saturday 19:35:

GWS will host the Western Bulldogs at Giants Stadium on Saturday night.

The Giants sitting in 13th with a 4-8 record. The Bulldogs in 10th with a 6-6 record. The Bulldogs have won three of the last five clashes with GWS.

Key players:

GWS:

  • Josh Kelly
  • Toby Green
  • Tim Tarranto

Western Bulldogs

  • Marcus Bontempelli
  • Adam Treloar
  • Aaron Naughton

GWS vs Western Bulldogs prediction:

Western Bulldogs by 25-points.

GWS vs Western Bulldogs betting preview:

GWS start favourites at $1.88 to the dogs 1.96.

Gold Coast Suns vs Adelaide Crows, Sunday 15:20:

Gold Coast will host Adelaide on Sunday at Metricon Stadium. Gold Coast impressing odds this year in 11th position with a 6-6 record. Adelaide struggling in 15th with a 3-7 record.

Adelaide have won four of the last five clashes with the Gold Coast Suns. One would predict that will change on Sunday.

Key Players:

Gold Coast:

  • Touk Miller
  • Noah Anderson
  • Matt Rowell

Adelaide:

  • Rory Laird
  • Ben Keys
  • Jordan Dawson

Gold Coast vs Adelaide Prediction:

Gold Coast by 40-points

Gold Coast vs Adelaide betting prediction:

Gold Coast hot favourites start at $1.17 to Adelaide $5.10