2019 AFL footy tipping competitions
With the 2019 AFL season just about to kick off, we preview the free footy tipping competitions available where you can earn weekly prize money. Unlike in years previous, there are fewer free competitions on offer this year. Sportsbet is continuing with their long running AFL Million Dollar Tipping competition, whilst BetEasy is offering additional prize money for the AFL’s official footy tipping competition.
Official 2019 AFL tipping with BetEasy
BetEasy has joined forces with the Australian Football League to boost the prize money already on offer for the AFL’s Official Footy Tipping Competition. The AFL is putting up a total of $50,000 in prize money for it’s tipping competition most of which is made up of prizes and not cash; BetEasy is providing a further $30,000 in cash for its members.
How it works
The Official AFL Tipping Competition is straight-forward, you simply select all nine winners from the matches each round. One match each round will be selected by the AFL as the ‘margin game’; you must select a points margin for this match only.
The Gauntlet Competition Rounds 5 – 22
The AFL is running a sub competition called the Gauntlet Competition. If you are registered for the Official AFL Tipping Competition, then you will automatically receive entry to the Gauntlet. The Gauntlet Competition requires you to select one winner from one match per week. If your selections loses, you are eliminated from the competition.The last remaining entrant will be deemed the winner and will receive a $1,000 cash prize.
Pick 5 Competition
The AFL is also running its Pick 5 Competition in conjunction with the season-long tipping competition. The Pick 5 Competition requires you to select a minimum of five winners per round from the nine matches. If you fail to do so, you will be eliminated. The competition runs from Rounds 11 – 22 and the winner will receive $1,000 in cash.
BetEasy prize money
In addition to the AFL’s prizes, BetEasy will reward its members with further prize money. The weekly winner will receive $1,000 in cash and the overall winner will receive $10,000. The only requirement is that you have a BetEasy account. Account holders will also gain access to betting and promotions with BetEasy.
- Entry is free to BetEasy’s AFL tipping competition
- The competition runs the entire AFL season
- The total prize pool is $80,000
- All correct entries will share the total prize pool