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Stone the Crowes: you can back Souths to lose every game

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  1. Berkeley_Eagle

    Berkeley_Eagle Current Status: 24/7 Manly Fan 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Stone the Crowes: you can back Souths to lose every game
    Adrian Proszenko | April 20, 2008


    http://www.leaguehq.com.au/news/news...025546640.html
    SOUTH Sydney's dismal start to the season has prompted a bookmaker to offer odds on when - or if - the club will win a game this year.
    The Rabbitohs are the only side not to register a win after the opening five rounds of the NRL and punters can now back them to remain winless in 2008, an outcome paying $51.
    Betting agency Sportingbet Australia has framed a market dubbed "Rabbitohs woes" before today's encounter with Wests Tigers at the SCG. It allows punters to nominate which round the club will finally break through for a victory. They are rated a $2.20 chance to beat the Tigers but there are juicy odds on offer for subsequent rounds of the regular season.
    "We have Souths priced at $51 not to win a match this season and, while they should get away with a handful of matches, on current form this option might be worth a ticket," Sportingbet's trading floor manager Bill Richmond said.
    "This weekend's match against the equally depleted Wests Tigers already looms as a must-win match, with difficult games against Brisbane, North Queensland, Canberra away and Melbourne in coming weeks," Richmond said.
    "Looking further forward, on current form it is tough to see them starting favourite in any match.
    "They haven't been helped by injuries to their key creative players Craig Wing and Issac Luke. Their attack looks disjointed, with no one confident enough to lead them around the park."
    Souths are $2.25 favourites to finish with the wooden spoon after opening the season at $13. Their premiership odds have blown out from $23 to $101 after falling two wins behind everyone bar St George Illawarra.
    Source: The Sun-Herald

    http://www.sportingbet.com.au/uipub/...12&l2id=868430
    Round 6 vs Wests @ Sydney Cricket Ground
    2.20
    Round 7 vs Brisbane @ Suncorp Stadium
    6.00
    Round 8 vs North Qld @ ANZ Stadium
    4.50
    Round 10 vs Canberra @ Canberra Stadium
    7.00
    Round 11 vs Melbourne @ Bluetongue Stadium
    19.00
    Round 12 vs St George @ ANZ Stadium
    8.00
    Round 13 vs New Zealand @ Mt Smart Stadium
    34.00
    Round 15 vs Gold Coast @ ANZ Stadium
    23.00
    Round 16 vs North Qld @ Dairy Farmers Stadium
    34.00
    Round 17 vs Canterbury @ ANZ Stadium
    51.00
    Round 18 vs Parramatta @ ANZ Stadium
    81.00
    Round 19 vs Wests @ ANZ Stadium
    81.00
    Round 20 vs Newcastle @ Energy Australia Stadium
    151.00
    Round 21 vs New Zealand @ ANZ Stadium
    151.00
    Round 22 vs Cronulla @ Toyota Park
    201.00
    Round 23 vs Manly @ ANZ Stadium
    251.00
    Round 24 vs Canberra @ ANZ Stadium
    151.00
    Round 25 vs Sydney @ Sydney Football Stadium
    1001.00
    Round 26 vs Melbourne @ Olympic Park
    1001.00
    Rabbit Woes - No Victory in 2008
    51.00
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  2. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    i reckon Round 12 vs St George @ ANZ Stadium is a good bet especially at $8
     
  3. Nutzcraw

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    I reckon Crowe could put a few bob on them not winning a game!
     
  4. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Sucker me! I tipped Souths yesterday thinking that the Tigers were playing poorly. :(
     
  5. ConcernedSupporter

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    Agree, the win will come against St George
     
  6. DSM5

    DSM5 Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Not a win for $51 is an excellent punt.
     
  7. DVS Matt

    DVS Matt Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    v Cowboys for mine
     

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