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Dusty Martin over the odds to win Norm Smith

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So that Martin fella won ? 


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Originally posted by Redemption Redemption wrote:

Just do yourself a favour and bet the $5 on offer


Hmmmm Star Star Star hope you got plenty 'cos I doubt anyone here shortened the odds LOL
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Originally posted by Gay3 Gay3 wrote:

Originally posted by Redemption Redemption wrote:

Just do yourself a favour and bet the $5 on offer


Hmmmm Star Star Star hope you got plenty 'cos I doubt anyone here shortened the odds LOL

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At least three would have been worthy winners, ie Rance, Houli and of course Martin, but hard to argue with the final decision.
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Pretty happy with the $5
Especially after Monday night
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Best on ground in 50% of his games this year

The truth is, at 50% strike rate, he should have been paying $1.90 to win the Norm Smith

$5 was way overs, and one of the best bets in a long time. Hence, was worth its own thread.
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Originally posted by Redemption Redemption wrote:

Best on ground in 50% of his games this year

The truth is, at 50% strike rate, he should have been paying $1.90 to win the Norm Smith

$5 was way overs, and one of the best bets in a long time. Hence, was worth its own thread.
Well done Brooke. Not sure about the logic...but hey....hard to argue with outcome !
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Lining up to collect half way through the 2nd quarter!Clap
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Congrats. Got on at 7's today just before the bounce. Couldn't back a Crow even tjough I thought they would win.
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Originally posted by oneonesit oneonesit wrote:

Originally posted by Redemption Redemption wrote:

Best on ground in 50% of his games this year

The truth is, at 50% strike rate, he should have been paying $1.90 to win the Norm Smith

$5 was way overs, and one of the best bets in a long time. Hence, was worth its own thread.

Well done Brooke. Not sure about the logic...but hey....hard to argue with outcome !




Yes was a fantastic result but embarrassing logic.

Good a laugh AND a collect I suppose.
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Poor decision. Should’ve had our first Muslim Norm Smith medallist.
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Its not poor logic.
If an AFL season was just 6 games at 50% strike rate best on ground, it would mean nothing.
But to get 11 best on grounds, during home and away, is an extremely substantial statistic, as its over a sustained period of time.

He should have been paying $1.90.
I even regarded $2.50 to be overs.
So for him to be paying $5, was a very very generous outcome.

The Norm Smith was Dustys to lose, not win, thats how good he is.
All he had to do was his usual dominant plays, and he wins it.
He did exactly that.
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Won with a score of.....13. One of Redemption's favourite numbers.
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Houli was better for mine but blew a few easy chances at goal so missed out. Rance was superb.
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The sanest posts Redemption has ever posted - congratulations.
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