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Carlton vs GWS Giants Tips - Giants to gain finals momentum

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  • GWS Giants have won their last 4 matches against Carlton
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Carlton vs GWS Giants Tips


Carlton bid to end the season on a high in legend Eddie Betts' final match. This is a match with big consequences if the Giants stumble, but GWS can finally secure a finals spot against the Blues.
  • Carlton vs GWS Giants Tips
  • Head to Head
  • Carlton Form 
  • Carlton Team News
  • Carlton Team List
  • GWS Giants Form
  • GWS Giants Team News
  • GWS Giants Team List 
  • Carlton vs GWS Giants FAQs

  • Carlton have lost 3 of their last 4 matches.
  • GWS Giants have won their last 4 matches against Carlton. 
  • GWS Giants won by 105 in the last matches Carlton at Marvel Stadium.
  • GWS Giants have won 3 of their last 4 matches.

Head to Head


The Giants have dominated the Blues, winning the last four matches in a row and eight of the last nine against Carlton. Carlton lost by 105 points the last time they faced the Giants at Marvel Stadium. 

Carlton Form 


Carlton are officially out of the finals this season after being belted by Port Adelaide last week. 

This makes it the 8th season in a row the Blues will miss the finals, with coaches and players both in the firing line this coming off-season. 

Carlton Team News


Two club legends Levi Casboult and Eddie Betts will play their final match for the Blues. 

Co-Captain Patrick Cripps returns for the final match. Jack Martin, Jack Silvagni and Zac Williams will all miss the final match due to their injuries. 

Carlton Team List


B: Newman, Weitering, Stocker
HB: Saad, Plowman, Williamson
C: Newnes, Cripps, O’Brien
HF: E.Curnow, C.Curnow, Betts
F: McGovern, Casboult, Durdin
FOLL: De Koning, Kennedy, Walsh
I/C: Kemp, Fisher, Fogarty, Honey
EMG: Petrevski-Seton, Dow, Owies, Parks

GWS Giants Form


GWS have all but locked in a finals spot, but a win will secure a 7th place finish. 

The Giants were impressive last week against Richmond Tigers, beating the defending premiers by 39 points. 

The Giants have emerged as one of the league’s most efficient teams heading into the finals being in the top 5 in the league for Clearances and Inside 50 Efficiency.

GWS Giants Team News


Forward Toby Greene returns from his suspension. Phil Davis, Stephen Coniglio, Sam Reid and Bobby Hill aren't risked for the final game of the season before the finals.

GWS Giants Team List 


B: Stein, Taylor, Cumming
HB: Ash, Haynes, Whitfield
C: Kennedy, Ward, Perryman
HF: Lloyd, Himmelberg, Greene
F: Sproule, Hogan, Taranto
FOLL: Briggs, Hopper, Kelly
I/C: Bruhn, de Boer, O’Halloran, Idun
EMG: Preuss, Peatling, Davis, Coniglio

Carlton vs GWS Giants FAQs

Where can I watch the Carlton vs GWS Giants live stream?

Check our live streaming calendar to see where to watch the Carlton vs GWS Giants live stream.

What time does Carlton vs GWS Giants start?

The match is being played at Marvel Stadium at 7.40pm AEDT on Saturday, August 21.

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Verdict

The Blues will end the season honouring past champions, but they have a poor record against the Giants. GWS have been in form and are tipped to head into the finals with momentum.

Best Bet: Giants -22.5 Handicap $1.91 at Palmerbet - 3 Units

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