The 2019 AFL Fixture has been released by the AFL & so the analysis begins. Collingwood & Melbourne have the toughest draw based on 2018 H&A season wins, Port Adelaide & Gold Coast have the easiest draw based on the same comparison.
Geelong have the toughest draw between Rounds 1-11 based on 2018 H&A season wins, Melbourne follow closely behind with a tough opening to their season. Gold Coast have the easiest draw to begin the 2019 season, West Coast have the chance to start their Premiership defence on a good note with the 2nd easiest opening 11 games.
Collingwood have the toughest run home in the second half of the year based on 2018 H&A season wins, the Eagles finish with a tougher draw compared to their opening 11 games. Geelong close out the 2019 season with the easiest 11 games based on 2018 H&A season wins.