AFL Round 14 tips, best bets, predictions and previews.
Reigning premiers Richmond and a West Coast side on an eight-match winning streak collide in a blockbuster showdown, while Port Adelaide look to maintain their competition lead when they come up against the struggling Swans – read on below as we preview every AFL Round 14 match, along with providing our best bets and tips.
Adelaide and Brisbane have the bye this week.
AFL Round 14 Tips
NOTE: We will link all AFL Round 14 tips and previews to this article once published throughout the week.
Hawthorn Hawks vs Essendon Bombers AFL Round 14 Tips
- Thursday August 27 | Adelaide Oval | 4.40pm AEST
It’s a must-win game for Essendon as they look to stay in touch with the top eight after suffering a narrow loss to Richmond, while the Hawks are also coming off a close defeat to Port.
Richmond Tigers vs West Coast Eagles AFL Round 14 Tips
- Thursday August 27 | Metricon Stadium | 7.10pm AEST
Mouth-watering contest. West Coast have been on fire and head into this clash on an eight-match winning streak, but how will they perform outside of Perth against a Richmond side starting to find some form?
Western Bulldogs vs Geelong Cats
- Friday August 28 | Metricon Stadium | 7.50pm AEST
Two teams at opposite ends of the top eight, with Geelong hoping to stay in the minor premiership race and the Bulldogs aiming to consolidate their finals spot.
Port Adelaide Power vs Sydney Swans
- Saturday August 29 | Adelaide Oval | 1.45pm AEST
Port haven’t been at their best over the last few weeks, but they have a nice chance to get back into top form at home against the struggling Swans.
Fremantle Dockers vs GWS Giants
- Saturday August 29 | Optus Stadium | 4.35pm AEST
Crucial game for GWS, who are still languishing outside the eight, but Fremantle are much-improved playing at home and will be tough to overcome.
Melbourne Demons vs St Kilda Saints
- Saturday August 29 | TIO Park | 7.40pm AEST
Big match for the Demons, who saw their three-game winning streak snapped last week by the Bulldogs. St Kilda coming off a heartbreaking two-point loss to Brisbane and won’t want to slip to back-to-back defeats.
Carlton Blues vs Collingwood Magpies
- Sunday August 30 | Gabba | 3.35pm AEST
Carlton starting to move in the right direction against and head into this showdown with back-to-back victories, while Collingwood are yet to really get going in 2020 as they continue their fight to remain in the eight.
Gold Coast Suns vs North Melbourne Kangaroos
- Sunday August 30 | Metricon Stadium | 6.10pm AEST
Both sides have barely won matches over the last couple of months, but this is a match Gold Coast will be confident of winning at home.