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Betting review of AFL Round 7 – how did our previews & tips go?

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Round seven was a week for the punters, with eight of the weekend’s nine favourites in head-to-head betting saluting with victories.

After another convincing victory, this time over a hapless Fremantle, Richmond’s premiership defence kicked into another gear as the Tigers 2018 flag odds dropped to $4 at

While the Tigers surged, Sydney left punters scratching their heads after a loss to the up-start Kangaroos.

Essendon and St Kilda’s seasons of misery didn’t get any better, while Carlton and Brisbane remain winless after seven attempts.

So, after delivering betting previews for five of the weekend’s matches, how did our resident AFL tipster go?

Geelong vs GWS winning tips

The Cats did as they pleased against a hapless and banged-up GWS, winning convincingly 14.9 (93) to 4.8 (32).

Essendon vs. Hawthorn winning tips

Where to for the poor old Bombers? After roundly being tipped to make the finals during the pre-season, Essendon now sit at 2-5 after seven matches and Saturday’s loss to Hawthorn, 10.7 (67) to 13.12 (90).

Adelaide vs. Carlton betting wins

Adelaide had a beautiful little romp under the lights against Carlton on Saturday night, cruising to victory 19.11 (125) to 10.10 (70).

St Kilda vs. Melbourne winning tips

St Kilda simply did not have the class to stay with the superior Demons on Sunday afternoon, losing 9.13 (67) to 16.10 (106).

Collingwood vs. Brisbane winning bets

Collingwood and Brisbane capped off round seven with a thriller at the GABBA in which Collingwood got over the line with some last-minute heroics, 19.7 (126) to 18.6 (119).