The Super Rugby season will come to a close this weekend as the all New Zealand final between the Hurricanes and Highlanders will bring a close to an exciting and competitive season of club rugby. Continue reading for our 2015 Super Rugby Final Preview and Betting Tips.
- - -
Hurricanes vs Highlanders (Saturday 5.35pm AEST)
The Hurricanes and Highlanders are both deserving sides to reach Super Rugby’s biggest stage. The Hurricanes have dominated the competition from start until finish and have only lost two matches all season by two relatively short margins.
Whilst the Highlanders have had a few bad periods, they have also bounced back well and they peaked at the perfect time as they made easy work of the Chiefs and then were able to outclass the Waratahs last week in Sydney.
These two sides met a month ago and it was the Hurricanes that dominated the Highlanders and they made a statement to the rest of the competition as they thrashed them 56-20. The Highlanders would have done their homework after this match it should be a lot closer this Saturday night.
The Highlanders will need to be strong at all of their set pieces and they can’t afford to turn the ball over anywhere on the park and allow the Hurricanes counter attack to do too much damage. The Hurricanes have shown they can score from anywhere on the park all season and it was no different last week as they were too strong for the Brumbies. The score line didn’t reflect the dominance of the New Zealand side that was in cruise control for the majority of the match.
The Highlanders will put up a fight but this is the Hurricanes match to lose.
_ _ _
Take note: Any of the tips in this article are simply the author’s opinion, so bet at your own risk and always gamble responsibly. Also be sure to check out the Before You Bet Twitter Page for all our thoughts in the lead up to bets! Happy punting!
There’s been plenty of fantastic tennis played over the past week at the ATP World Tour Finals in London, but now just two players remain in hope to be crowned champion. Check out our best bet for Thiem vs Tsitsipas right here! read more
The main lead up to next month's Hong Kong International Races takes place at Sha Tin today, with three Group 2s on the program! Check out our preview of the key races on the card here. read more
The Donald Cup headlines a big day of provincial and country racing right around Australia this Sunday! We've taken a look at the feature, along with our best bets for Canberra and Geelong here! read more
In the third instalment of our Betfair instructional series, we take a look at understanding staking plans and how they can be used to stay in control of your bank roll read more
In our next strategy guide for the Betfair platform, we take a look at understanding how the Betfair markets work and what different types of backs and lays you can place with Betfair! read more
Unlike your ‘normal’ betting agency where it’s you versus the Bookmaker, Betfair is a peer-to-peer wagering platform. Betfair allow you to both ‘back’ and ‘lay’ bets, which gives you complete control and a totally unique betting experience. View how full guide to backing and laying here read more
There are approximately 90 Group 1 level harness races in Australia and New Zealand each year; we've highlighted some of most high profile races on the annual racing calendar here. read more
The Melbourne Cup has transformed from the race that stops the nation into the race that stops the world in recent years, and Palmerbet are giving punters more bang for their buck with boosted odds on all Melbourne Cup runners this Monday! read more
The Melbourne Cup is known as the race that stops a nation, but is quickly becoming the race that stops the world! There's 42 horses left in contention for the 2019 Melbourne Cup, which will be held on the first Tuesday in November. Check out the latest betting odds for the race here! read more
Get fantastic odds of $4.50 for Te Akau Shark to finish in the top five in Saturday's Cox Plate thanks to Palmerbet. read more
The lottery is one of the more fun ways to gamble, and who hasn't dreamt of one day striking it mega-rich by landing a jackpot! What are the odds of winning the lottery, and is there anything you can do to improve your odds? We take a look at the luck involved with playing the lottery! read more