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78 Comments

78 Comments

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    Sami

    May 24, 2019 at 4:57 pm

    With ANB out does Whitfield become a better Captain option over Grundy?

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    Shaner

    May 24, 2019 at 5:05 pm

    Hayes to Whitfield and $0 bank
    Williams to Whitfield and $200k bank

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      Ben

      May 24, 2019 at 5:15 pm

      Williams out unless you are confident it’s a one week injury. He has done his job well so time to upgrade. Can downgrade Hayes next week if not named

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      Miyagi-san

      May 24, 2019 at 5:26 pm

      Williams first. 200k bank and up/down moves hayes on next week pretty easy, plus he still scores ok if he comes back.

      Zac has done well, but has history with soft tissue, and the adage that there is no such thing as a 1 week hammy

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        Andy

        May 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm

        Correct. Time for Zac to go. Every week he comes off the field with some sort of injury, and he’s been injury-prone in the past.

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    S&M

    May 24, 2019 at 5:07 pm

    Bewley or Young?

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      Ben

      May 24, 2019 at 5:13 pm

      I’d go Young out of those two due to match up this week. Price between them isn’t a lot so that’s a non factor unless you need an extra 20k

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      Miyagi-san

      May 24, 2019 at 5:23 pm

      Similar to what Ben said – Young (but I like it more because he has held his place in the team). However if the 17k gets you to someone better with your other trade, get Bewley.

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    Ben

    May 24, 2019 at 5:12 pm

    What are people’s thoughts on Bewley or Balta?

    Will be on the field this week but ultimately back on the bench next week if all goes well!

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      Miyagi-san

      May 24, 2019 at 5:21 pm

      Hey mate
      If you already have Balta – Then him.
      If you are bringing one in – cash is king, so Bewley.

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    Miyagi-san

    May 24, 2019 at 5:20 pm

    Hey guys and gals.

    Holding Mrouch and Danger in the hope they are back next week and improving my team around them. What option do we think is best of these…

    1) Williams/Hayes to R.Young/Hurn + 71k
    2) Williams/Hayes to R.Young/any mid 772k or less (thinking Cripps or Taranto) + ~30k
    3) Williams/Hayes to Ziebell/Baker or Bewley + ~200k

    1 is probably best for my team (Hurn looking top 3 Def) but worst for byes. All leave me with no DEF cover, but that was a conscious decision so that I can get Mid cover in case cogs is a late out… thoughts?

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      Ben

      May 24, 2019 at 5:39 pm

      I like 2 with Taranto/Cripps as it likely suits byes better and both are top Mids. Number 1 is a close second though

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      DBoms

      May 24, 2019 at 6:37 pm

      Number 2, with Cripps all day.

      Cripps is a beast, definitely top 8 mid, has the last bye and will be insane this week, I’m expecting him to go close to his BE (161).

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    lewie14

    May 24, 2019 at 5:31 pm

    Hayes to Bewley at M9 & Williams to Whitfield
    Leaves $157k

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    JustaFellah

    May 24, 2019 at 5:34 pm

    Any suggestions on Petruccelle, Corbet or Parker to play on field this week?

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      MC

      May 24, 2019 at 5:49 pm

      Probably parker, has the easier matchup out of the three.

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    Nick

    May 24, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    Whitfield and Broadbent or Ziebell and Dusty?

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    MC

    May 24, 2019 at 5:47 pm

    DEF: Lloyd, Laird, Williams, Smith, Duursma, Hore (Lockhart, Answerth)
    MID: Treloar, Taranto, Cripps, Cogs, Rockliff, B.Crouch, Walsh, Stack (Hayes, Baker)
    RUC: Grundy, Gawn (Fort, Flynn)
    FWD: Boak, Kelly, Dangerfield, Billings, Worpel, Drew (Moore, Ham)

    167k in the bank
    Williams, Danger, Drew, Moore all out hurt. Do I trade danger? Danger > Ziebell and Drew > Dusty? Not sure to trust dusty to go that big again. Any ideas? cheers.

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    Kieren Jones

    May 24, 2019 at 5:48 pm

    Constable/Walsh – Whitfield/Young
    or
    Constable/Walsh – Whitfield/Cumming

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      Sir Fartypants

      May 24, 2019 at 6:54 pm

      So young vs cumming lol

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      briby

      May 24, 2019 at 7:08 pm

      Got burnt by Cumming three rounds ago, so Young.

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    nW

    May 24, 2019 at 5:54 pm

    in the fwd line – Parker or Young on ground?

    and

    in the mids – Oscar Baker or Bewley on ground?

    thanks!

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      briby

      May 24, 2019 at 7:11 pm

      Young & Bewley, i think.

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      Recall

      May 25, 2019 at 8:45 am

      You really need to check your trading when you already have Baker and Bewley and need to play one of them

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    lewie14

    May 24, 2019 at 5:56 pm

    Grundy or Duncan Captain ??
    Toss of a coin I think

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    Jeff

    May 24, 2019 at 6:04 pm

    Rumours Scott is leaving after this round, could this impact Ziebell?

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    anth80

    May 24, 2019 at 6:04 pm

    Would you field Bewley over Answerth?

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      lewie14

      May 24, 2019 at 6:12 pm

      Yes….just
      Bit of a guessing game for debut though

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        anth80

        May 24, 2019 at 6:48 pm

        Correct.
        I know it’s a different level but he’s WAFL numbers are pretty solid.

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      Andy

      May 24, 2019 at 7:36 pm

      I wouldn’t trust Answerth after last week.

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    BJ

    May 24, 2019 at 6:25 pm

    Duncan and laird or Merrett and Ellis?

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      888james

      May 24, 2019 at 6:44 pm

      First one IMO

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    888james

    May 24, 2019 at 6:39 pm

    Constable to Bewley and either:

    Williams to Lloyd ($261k left)
    Or
    Williams to Whitfield ($181k left)?

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    Liam

    May 24, 2019 at 6:53 pm

    Thoughts on Perryman??

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    Ryan

    May 24, 2019 at 6:58 pm

    Has anyone heard any news about Rocky possibly missing tomorrow as a late out ?
    Heard he didn’t train with the main group late in the week ??

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    Liam

    May 24, 2019 at 6:59 pm

    Help
    1. Williams/Danger – Duncan/Ziebell +54k
    2. Williams/Drew – Perryman/Ziebell +193k
    3. Williams/Drew – Perryman/Boak +30k

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      Mad Snake

      May 24, 2019 at 7:35 pm

      Liam, if your team is like mine, I have 6 of last week’s squad not playing this week. I am keeping Danger & Williams, but fair enough that you are going to off-load ZW – I will probably too next week if he doesn’t play. In your position I would target Boak over Ziebell. Boak has performed for 9 consecutive weeks. Ziebell performs spasmodically. This week I’m unloading Hayes & Ross for Taranto and Young. Good luck.

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    Hb

    May 24, 2019 at 7:23 pm

    I went William’s to broadbent and constable to fiorini.
    Means I have all premiums in midfield except 1 rookie.

    Or would you suggest constable to Baker (170k) and williams to whitfield?

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    steve

    May 24, 2019 at 7:28 pm

    williams to whitfield
    constable to macrame????

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    Liam

    May 24, 2019 at 7:38 pm

    Thought on Williams/Drew – Bewley/Ziebell leaving me a warn chest of 400k

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    LambSource

    May 24, 2019 at 7:53 pm

    How did champion data miss the first hitout of the game… Grundy tapped it down, it bounced back to him and he kicked it. Should be on 4 not 3..

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    Poopdollar

    May 24, 2019 at 10:35 pm

    Bloody hell Rampe you cabbage !!

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    P Power

    May 25, 2019 at 1:17 am

    Last week C was on Rocky and VC on Grundy.
    So this week I switched it
    C on Grundy and VC on rocky

    Check my team and somehow C is on Mundy..
    Was looking forward to a 300 captain score.
    Now got hope mundy goes at least 120 this week…

    Over the app Completely useless, they should bring back the old version for 2017…worked fine now its barely functional..

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      The Cricket

      May 25, 2019 at 2:17 pm

      Yep, the app does seem to be a bit dodgy in some respects.
      It’s the league matchup pages that I find are pretty grim, with head2head and unique/matching players listings all over the shop and inaccurate total (team) scores. It’s all a bit of a shambles really.

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    Brendon

    May 25, 2019 at 9:13 am

    Grundy captain thankyou

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      Pendles4Brownlow

      May 25, 2019 at 10:03 am

      Everyone has a high scoring start as they should all have C on Ruck Pig. Pendles and Lloyd capped off a great match for me.

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        Pendles4Brownlow

        May 25, 2019 at 10:09 am

        Although I recall Calvin promising us 150 from Grundy, so he stuffed up that call.

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          Seamus

          May 25, 2019 at 3:19 pm

          dammit thats the last time I listen to Calvin and his calls /s

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    Andy

    May 25, 2019 at 1:56 pm

    Good start with Grundy (capt) and Lloyd, but with the team I had to field this week I’m fearing there will be some dodgy scores.

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    AC

    May 25, 2019 at 3:17 pm

    Ziebell…….don’t want to get blacklisted so I won’t say what I really think but are you kidding me!

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      The Milkmen

      May 25, 2019 at 3:22 pm

      Same. Why did I bring him in? North are fantasy poison. He doesn’t appear to be injured. It’s half time and he’s on 13.

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      Tim B

      May 25, 2019 at 3:23 pm

      Not watching, but fanfooty have him listed as playing forward. Had him in my team at some point during the week. Really glad I ended up going a different direction.

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        David C

        May 26, 2019 at 7:07 am

        Same, at one point I traded Daniels to him, would have been a disaster. When teams dropped I had other problems to fix. Dodged a bullet.

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      Seamus

      May 25, 2019 at 3:31 pm

      that 33 BE baited us all in I think, hopefully he improves and actually makes his BE

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        Pendles4Brownlow

        May 25, 2019 at 3:45 pm

        Is he injured????

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          Seamus

          May 25, 2019 at 5:00 pm

          nope

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    Pendles4Brownlow

    May 25, 2019 at 3:49 pm

    After last night, I thought things couldn’t stay that good, but today the sky is falling. The BE for Ziebell fooled me.

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      The Cricket

      May 25, 2019 at 5:24 pm

      Hmm, I kind of knew I’d regret it … just didn’t expect it to be so soon and quite so pathetic. At least he made his BE lol

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      Lee Hall

      May 26, 2019 at 12:15 pm

      Hopefully the new coach wants him in the midfield

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        The Cricket

        May 26, 2019 at 1:54 pm

        +1

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    lizardofoz

    May 25, 2019 at 4:58 pm

    Dunkley Daniel Bontempelli n Liberatore all scored well in losing game…how do you pick it?
    Macrea already $ 160k down fires an 80 ish.
    Rockliff ..hamstring / he’s almost in the never again basket due to age.

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    Andy

    May 25, 2019 at 5:54 pm

    Rocky and Scrimshaw both injured and gone in the third quarter when they were scoring well. Both probably out for an extended period. There goes my trades for next week.

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      Pendles4Brownlow

      May 25, 2019 at 7:18 pm

      Aaaaaaaaaaarrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrgggggggggggggggggggggghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!

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        The Mapogo

        May 25, 2019 at 8:26 pm

        I feel your pain. Add to that I have Rozee, Stack and Petreculle. I also get to watch Angus Brayshaw limp to a 50. Hate this game

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          Andy

          May 25, 2019 at 11:13 pm

          What about Macrae’s 77? What excuse does he have for that?

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    Mickey

    May 25, 2019 at 9:52 pm

    Had rocky and scrimshaw same as above injured on good scores and also GUTHRIE tonight was on 96 5 mins left in the third and got injured – was on track for a monster score :(

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    Pendles4Brownlow

    May 25, 2019 at 10:04 pm

    Ablett doesn’t like being called a sniper, but he keeps hitting people in recent times.

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      The Cricket

      May 25, 2019 at 11:10 pm

      Yep, and this time he has to go, surely. The vision was crystal clear wasn’t it?!

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        Pendles4Brownlow

        May 25, 2019 at 11:42 pm

        He’s got special exemption from suspension

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        Tim B

        May 25, 2019 at 11:44 pm

        Other times it was during play, this time not. Surely at least as bad as Soldo’s. Should be 1-2 weeks, I reckon.

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    dogflop

    May 26, 2019 at 9:17 am

    G’day all,
    My opponent has the E on both balta and burgess covering danger up forward. His overall score indicates that he is currently receiving balta’s score when he should be getting the lower of two in burgess. Has anybody experienced this before? Does it not update correctly until all forwards have played or something or is this an error? Any info on this would be greatly appreciated.
    Cheers

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      The Cricket

      May 26, 2019 at 12:08 pm

      Is this on the app or the website? If it’s the app then I’m not surprised it’s doing something dodgy – I’ve found it’s consistently inaccurate and therefore not to be trusted when it comes to the league matchups. Bloody shame …

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        dogflop

        May 26, 2019 at 1:17 pm

        Cheers for the reply, it is on the website, I am hoping it gives the correct score once all on field forwards have played

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    Owen

    May 26, 2019 at 12:57 pm

    Brad Scott with one last “f**k you” to the fantasy community

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    Andy

    May 26, 2019 at 4:14 pm

    Has Walsh gone home?

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      The Cricket

      May 26, 2019 at 5:42 pm

      Nah, just chillin’ and hangin’ out with Cripps maybe?

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        The Cricket

        May 26, 2019 at 5:54 pm

        Oh, they’re back :)

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    Andy

    May 26, 2019 at 6:19 pm

    It was a good move to play O’Brien in ruck instead of Mumford.
    They way O’Brien is going, is sauce gonna get back in when he’s over his injury anyway?

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