AFL Round 11 tips, best bets, predictions and previews.
Non-stop AFL action continues from Saturday August 8 as Port Adelaide and Richmond collide in a top four blockbuster, while West Coast will be also be looking to extend their five-match winning streak when they host Carlton – read on below as we preview every Round 11 match, along with providing our best bets and tips.
GWS and Sydney have the bye this round.
AFL Round 11 Tips
NOTE: We will link all AFL Round 11 tips and previews to this article once published throughout the week.
Port Adelaide Power vs Richmond Tigers AFL Round 11 Tips
- Saturday August 8 | Adelaide Oval | 4.35pm AEST
Both teams on two-match winning streaks and entrenched in the top four, with Port hoping to maintain their competition lead. Richmond won both of their encounters last season.
Brisbane Lions vs Western Bulldogs AFL Round 11 Tips
- Saturday August 8 | Gabba | 7.40pm AEST
Both sides aiming to bounce back from last-start defeats, with the Bulldogs slipping out of the top eight. The Bulldogs have won four of their last five meetings.
West Coast Eagles vs Carlton Blues
- Sunday August 9 | Optus Stadium | 3.35pm AEST
West Coast have well and truly found their groove after a slow start to the season and come into this clash on the back of a five-match winning streak, while Carlton are playing their first match since losing to Hawthorn on July 31.
Melbourne Demons vs North Melbourne Kangaroos
- Sunday August 9 | Adelaide Oval | 6.10pm AEST
The Demons hoping to stay in touch with the top eight after a returning to the winners circle with a thumping victory over the Crows, while North Melbourne were no match for Geelong in their last outing.
St Kilda Saints vs Geelong Cats
- Monday August 10 | 6.10pm AEST | Gabba
St Kilda are flying high in second spot on the ladder and put their four-game winning run on the line against a Geelong side who bounced back to form with a big win over the Kangaroos in their last match.
Fremantle Dockers vs Hawthorn Hawks
- Monday August 10 | Optus Stadium | 8.40pm AEST
Must-win game for both sides if they are to mount an unlikely finals charge. Fremantle coming off a big upset win over Collingwood, while Hawthorn were also victorious in their last game, defeating Carlton.
Adelaide Crows vs Collingwood Magpies
- Tuesday August 11 | Adelaide Oval | 6.35pm AEST
Collingwood have really struggled over the last month or so and barely overcame Sydney in Round 10 – but they will view this as a great chance to post a statement victory over an Adelaide side who hasn’t won a game for over a year.
Gold Coast Suns vs Essendon Bombers
- Wednesday August 12 | Metricon Stadium | 7.10pm AEST
Essendon have two games in hand at the time of writing and can really cement themselves in the top eight if they can win both of them and topple the Gold Coast to conclude Round 11.