2020 Bet Lab: Round 5 Wrap

Catch up on all the successful & unsuccessful betting action from Round 5 of the 2020 AFL season.

A total of 8 favourites won in Round 5 from 9 games: St Kilda ($1.80), West Coast ($1.60), Geelong ($1.28), Western Bulldogs ($1.70), Brisbane ($1.88), Fremantle ($1.62), Richmond ($1.50) & GWS Giants ($1.70).

Biggest upset: Essendon ($3.35) defeated Collingwood by 15pts at the MCG, the Magpies were -16.5 favourites.

A total of 8 favourites cleared their betting lines in Round 5, 20 of 44 (45.5%) favourites have cleared their betting lines in the 2020 H&A season.

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AFL games have been adjusted to 16min Qtrs for the 2020 season.

In Round 5 a total of 6 games recorded an ‘Over’ result against Total Match Points lines.

The Melbourne-Richmond game closed with a Total Match Points line at 119.5pts, both teams combined for 131pts.

Teams scored an average of 61.1pts in Round 5, the average in Round 4 was 59.8pts (Season Average: 63.3pts).

2020 AFL Premiership Market Moves

Brisbane & GWS are new 2020 Premiership favourites at $6.00, the Lions were $14.00 prior to Round 2 while the Giants have remained strong in flag betting despite a slow start to their season.

West Coast are back into $8.50 after a solid win against Sydney, the Eagles were $11.00 prior to Round 5.

*Odds via Bet Easy (More odds available)

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