Australia vs. NZ Bledisloe Cup betting tips – First Test

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THEBledisloeCupandtheRugbyChampionshipkickoffthisSaturdaywithNewZealandlookingtodefendbothtitlesagainstarch-rivalsAustralia。

TheAllBlackshavedominatedtheBledisloeCupforthelastdecadeandonlinebookmakersarepredictingasimilarresultthisyear,buttheWallabiesarentateamthatfoldsupwithoutafightandthisSaturdaysFirstTestwillbekeytoestablishingseriesdominance。

Australiawillhosttwohomematchesthisseries,butthatshardlyaconsolationintheeyesofbookieswhichhavethehomesideasthe16。

5-pointunderdogstoopentheseries。

TheWallabieshavebeenstrugglingmightilysincetheWorldCupin2015andwearesurprisedcoachMichaelCheikastillhasajob,butdespitehispoorrecordtheycontinueintheirrebuildingphasewhichneedstostarthittingtopgeariftheyretostandachance。

NewZealandiscomingoffatoughseriesdrawagainsttheBritishandIrishLionswheretheysufferedmanykeyinjuries,butAllBlackscaptainKieranReadbelieveshisteamhastakenplentyoutofthatcampaign。

Itsbeenamassivelearningforusasagroup,whatwetookoutofthatseriesaroundhowweneedtoplaythisgameandhowweneedtoreacttopressure,Readsaid。

Hopefullythatwillshowinthischampionship,andespeciallytheseBledisloeCupgames。

TheWallabiesarentbackingdowninthemedia,statingtheyhavecometogetherasateamandarecapableofpullingofftheupset。

Ithinktheboysbelievenowmorethaneverthatcomingthisweekend,wecanbeattheAllBlacks,saidLukeColeman。

Thegrowththeteamhasexperiencedoverthelastfourweeks,notonlyphysicallybutmentally。

Thatmentalresilience,thathardtrainingthatwevebeendoing,especiallytheyoungerguysexperiencingthatfortheirfirsttime,Ithinkitspaiddividends。

AllBlacksformandwhytheycanwin

NZhaslostonlyoneofitslast16gamesagainstAustralia(2015)andthelastfivewinshaventbeencompetitiveaffairs。

AfterlosingtoAustraliain2015whengoingdown27-19,theAllBlackshavewonbymarginsof28,17,34,20and27。

ThatissomerecordanditsnowonderthebookmakersaregivingAustraliaadecentpointsstartthisSaturday。

TheKiwiscanbesusceptibleinthefirstTestofaseriesandtherustcanoftenbeseen,butwiththeLionsseriesonlyamonthinthepasttheyshouldbefightingfitandreadytotakeonAustralia。

Theworldstop-rankednationalsidehaslosttwoofitslast26matches,withalosscomingtotheLionsandalsotoIreland。

ThelattercameinChicagowhentheABsclockedoffthinkingtheywereonholiday,butareturntofamiliarsoilatANZStadiumshouldswitchthemon。

TheAllBlackscanwinbecausethereisdepthineveryposition。

WhenDanCarterretiredtheyhadBeaudenBarrettstepintohisshoesandperformadmirablytheyjustneverstopchurningoutqualityplayers。

Wethinkthebookmakershavethepointsspreadspoton,but16。

5isalottocoverinthefirstgameofaseries。

Ifyoudontmindtakingshorterodds,wesuggestbackingtheAllBlacks-13。

5($1。

53atSportsbet)。

CoveringthosefewextrapointscanbetrickyattheendofthegameandwecanseeAustraliascoringalateconsolationtry。

Wallabiesformandwhytheycanwin

ItisfairtosaytheformoftheWallabieshasbeenshockinginrecenttimesandtheyarestrugglingtostayrelevantintheworldrankings。

SincelosingtotheAllBlacks37-10inOctober2016theyhavemanagedtoedgeoutnarrowwinsagainstScotland(23-22)andFrance(25-23),butfourlosseshavecomesincethenandnoneoftheminspiredanyconfidence。

An11-19losstotheFrenchBarbarianswas,toputitnicely,pathetic。

Itdidntgetbetterafterthat,withlossescomingtoIrelandandEnglandbeforeamuch-neededwinoverFijiintoughconditions。

AshocklosstoScotlandfollowedinJuneonewidelydubbedasafittingresult,giventheScotswerecontroversiallydeniedawinoverAustraliaattheRugbyWorldCup。

TheWallabiessomewhatmadeamendsforthatlosswhenbeatingItaly40-27,buttheywerebehindinthatgameuntilthelastfiveminutesanditwascertainlynotateam-buildingvictory。

WhycanAustraliawinthisSaturday?

BecauseitswhatAustraliadoespulloutavictorywhenleastexpectedto。

CheikasmenneedtostartwellinthisgameandputtheAllBlacksonthebackfoot。

Thatsthekeytosuccessandthefirst-halfmarketiswherepunterscanfindvalue。

Australia+7。

5($1。

92atSportsbet)iswellworthaplayaswecanseetwotightteamsfightingforfieldpositionintheopeningterm。

AllBlacksvs。

Australiabythenumbers

158:TheAllBlackshaveplayedtheWallabieson158occasions,winning109withsevendraws。

114:YearssincetheAllBlacksandAustraliaplayedtheirfirstTest。

TheAllBlackswon22-3inSydneyawinningmarginof19points($7atCrownBet。

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423:NumberoftriestheAllBlackshavescoredagainstAustralia。

242:NumberoftriesAustraliahasscoredagainstNewZealand。

43:PointsBeaudenBarretthasscoredagainstAustraliathemostofanycurrentAllBlack。