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    Default AFL 2018 Home and Away Round 1 Tips Please (Thursday Night Start) & The Rules

    Putting them up early this year, so you have plenty of time to change your minds several times, tony54 is the current champ, taking it out by a huge margin of 2 from Allover last year;

    AFL Home and Away Round 1
    Thursday, March 22 Venue Local AEST
    Richmond v Carlton MCG 19:25 19:25
    Friday, March 23
    Essendon v Adelaide Etihad Stadium 19:50 19:50
    Saturday, March 24
    St Kilda v Brisbane Lions Etihad Stadium 15:35 15:35
    Port Adelaide v Fremantle Adelaide Oval 16:05 16:35
    Gold Coast Suns v North Melbourne Cazaly's Stadium 18:25 19:25
    Hawthorn v Collingwood MCG 19:25 19:25
    Sunday, March 25
    GWS Giants v Western Bulldogs UNSW Canberra Oval 13:10 13:10
    Melbourne v Geelong MCG 15:20 15:20
    West Coast Eagles v Sydney Swans Perth Stadium 16:20 19:20

    The Rules


    Scoring:
    Pick the winner = 1 points
    Pick the loser = Rick = 0 points

    If there is a draw = 1 point for either tip

    Forget to tip = away game.

    Finals will still be 1 point a game.

    Tips must be posted prior to the start of a game, tips can be changed, again before the game starts.

    Last years Final Result
    Position Name Tips Total
    1 tony54 0 136
    2 allover 0 134
    3 mtv 1 131
    4 supertrek 0 130
    5 David071 0 129
    6 Al Bundy 0 127
    7 harryt 0 126
    8 motorolavkg 1 125
    rewstar 1 125
    10 Enf 1 124
    mkhannah 0 124
    Rick 1 124
    13 efab 0 122
    Home Games 0 122
    15 Xplorer 1 115
    16 Away Games 1 86
    17 lsemmens 0 0
    Cheers
    Ted (Al)

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    You are a legend Al
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    Quote Originally Posted by Al Bundy View Post
    Pick the loser = Rick = 0 points

    Arrrrrsehollllllleeeeeeeeeeeeeeee, you didnt think i'd pick that up did you Mr Alamondy

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    Richmond
    Adelaide
    St Kilda
    Port Adelaide
    North Melbourne
    Collingwood ------hawks suck, ask Al
    GWS Giants
    Geelong
    West Coast Eagles

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    I'm stunned! I made the leader board, I wonder how I would have gone had I even joined the parade.
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    Nothing to be stunned about, your tip was here;


    Specifically;
    Quote Originally Posted by lsemmens View Post
    I was going to post an old advert on here, but could not find it. However, I think that the Adelaide Cows (sic.) might win.
    Sorry, as harsh as it might seem, that was a tip for the losing team in the GF, your one tip for the year, and you lose, total tips correct for the year 0 which of course means you won the wooden spoon and saved Mr. Away Games arse in the process 😂 no prisoners taken in here.....
    Cheers
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rick View Post
    Arrrrrsehollllllleeeeeeeeeeeeeeee, you didnt think i'd pick that up did you Mr Alamondy
    Hmmm, no, well not for a week or two anyway, ah well, now the punishment
    Cheers
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    Bluddy hell, Al, you would remember that!!!! Pedant!!!!!
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    Richmond
    Adelaide
    St Kilda
    Port Adelaide
    North Melbourne
    Hawthorn.... (why, I'll never understand)
    GWS Giants
    Melbourne
    Sydney Swans

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    Quote Originally Posted by lsemmens View Post
    Bluddy hell, Al, you would remember that!!!! Pedant!!!!!

    Hahahaha, cop that mate

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    So, the first totally clueless guess round....

    Richmond
    Adelaide
    St Kilda
    Port Adelaide
    North Melbourne
    Hawthorn
    GWS Giants
    Geelong
    West Coast Eagles
    The fact that there's a highway to hell and a stairway to heaven says a lot about the anticipated traffic flow.

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    Al,

    The first West Coast Eagles game is actually at the Optus stadium not Perth stadium. It obviously does not really matter - but driving past the stadium a couple of times a week all i see is a huge sign "Optus stadium."

    Cheers and thanks for taking the time to do the tipping again.

    David.

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    Thanks David, I will leave it this week, but I have fixed the dbase to reflect Optus Stadium instead of Perth Stadium as that's what I had in my downloaded fixture for the whole year, I had downloaded it a while ago hence Perth Stadium instead of Optus Stadium.
    Cheers
    Ted (Al)

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