AFL Round 4, 2012 -
The Geelong Cats host the Richmond Tigers in AFL Round 4 at Etihad Stadium, Sunday 1.10pm. The latest Live AFL Odds show that most bookmakers have Geelong at $1.18 in the head to head market while odds for Richmond causing an upset are between $5 up to $5.66. The line handicap with Centrebet, Pinnacle Sports and Sportsbet.com.au is Geelong -32.5 Richmond +32.5 while Luxbet are running a line of -/+ 31.5.
Geelong are coming off a 17 point loss to North Melbourne last week, (16.18) 114 to (20.11) 131. That loss was the Cats second for the season, having fallen short against Fremantle in round 1 by (15.11) 101 to (16.9) 105. Geelong's lone victory for 2012 was against Hawthorn in round 2 (14.8) 92 to (13.12) 90. Thus far the Cats have a negative point’s differential of -6.33 points per game. In AFL betting results Geelong are 1-2 -$105 against the line handicap bet and they are -$39 against the head to head odds (for $100 bets each week).
Richmond are 1-2 having recorded their first win for the season last week against Melbourne, (20.13) 133 to (11.8) 74. The Tigers two losses have come against Carlton (12.9) 81 to (18.17) 125 and Collingwood (8.16) 64 to (12.13) 85. The Tigers have covered the AFL line handicap in their last two games taking their record to 2-1 +$90 while their 1-2 straight up record has them at -$172 against the head to head odds.
In the winning margin betting market we see that currently the best odds for Carlton to win by 1-39 points is $2.35 at Pinnacle (under Props), for Geelong by 40+ you can get odds of up to $2.30 at Centrebet and if you fancy an upset then you can bet Richmond by 1-39 points at $6.20 or by 40+ at odds of $29.50 both at Pinnacle.