Odds favour Bulldogs’ triumph over Bombers in Heathcote District grand final

North's Lachlan Ford

North's Lachlan Ford

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