SPORTSBET has installed North Bendigo as the favourites for this Saturday’s Heathcote District league grand final against Leitchville-Gunbower.
Despite Leitchville-Gunbower holding a 2-1 head-to-head advantage over the Bulldogs this year – which included winning the second semi-final – the Bombers are outsiders.
Sportsbet’s market for the grand final at Huntly has the Bulldogs $1.67 favourites, with the Bombers at $2.
North Bendigo opened the season at $1.55 for the flag, while the Bombers were second favourite at $3.50.
• Saturday’s schedule:
Under-17s - LBU v Leitchville-Gunbower, 9.30am
Reserves - White Hills v North Bendigo, 11.50am
Seniors - Leitchville-Gunbower v North Bendigo, 2.15pm
Under-15 - Colbinabbin v LBU, 9am
Under-17 - Elmore v Colbinabbin, 10am
B reserve - White Hills v Mount Pleasant, 11.15am
B grade - White Hills v North Bendigo, 12.30pm
A reserve - White Hills v Mount Pleasant, 1.45pm
A grade - White Hills v Colbinabbin, 3pm