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The Ladbrokes Debate – Are Melbourne A Contender?

Melbourne is suddenly a premiership contender, and most of us are wondering how that happened. They’ve had plenty of false dawns over the years, so it’s sort of hard to…


Australian Rules Football is the most popular football code in Australia and the AFL remains easily the most attended league in the country. The AFL was known as the VFL until 1990 and most of the competition took place in Victoria, but the competition is now truly Australia wide and includes multiple teams from Victoria, South Australia, Western Australia, Queensland and New South Wales.

AFL betting has grown significantly in the past decade and Ladbrokes offers a wide range of betting markets on every single game of the season. Head to Head and Line markets remain the most popular form of betting, but punters now have the chance to bet on markets like Margin, Over & Under, First Goalscorer, Last Goalscorer and even place bets on how many disposals a certain player will have. Ladbrokes also offer betting markets on local leagues like the VGL, WAFL, SANFL and NEAFL.

The Ladbrokes blog features weekly previews for every single round of the AFL season and is packed full of news and tips that will help you back a winner, finish on top of your work AFL tipping competition and flog your mates in AFL Supercoach.