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The 2015 NRL Grand Final will be played out at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium from 7:15pm AEST on Sunday, October 4th. For the first time ever, the 2015 NRL Grand Final will be a Queensland Derby after the Brisbane Broncos and North Queensland Cowboys won through to the game’s grandest stage….
NRL GRAND FINAL
The NRL Grand Final is the biggest NRL footy match of the year. It is no wonder as it is the culmination of an entire NRL season. This match is held in the last round of the NRL Finals, which usually falls on the first Sunday in October. The NRL Finals narrows the Top 8 down to two teams. These two teams face off in the NRL Grand Final with the winner being named the NRL Grand Final champions and Premiership winners. They are awarded the NRL Trophy.
As this match marks the end of the season and the beginning of the reign of another champion, it is one of the biggest sporting events in Australia. Not only does it feature an opening ceremony featuring famous international musical acts, but it is also attended by the Prime Minister who awards the winning team with their trophy. The game often draws a sell out crowd in Stadium Australia as well as an even bigger television audience. Fans or not, plenty of Aussies tune in to see the outcome of this game. The NRL Grand Final also draws plenty of attention from punters across the world. Bookmakers offer plenty of odds, with massive amounts of money being wagered on each team.
NRL Grand Final Betting
The entire NRL season draws plenty of attention when it comes to betting as plenty of fans and punters from around the world enjoy putting money on the outcomes of each match. However, this pales in comparison to the betting attention that the NRL Grand Final gets. It is one of the biggest days for sportsbooks as plenty of people – both amateurs and experienced – place a bet on the outcome of the this championship game. And now, with the introduction of online sportsbooks, NRL Grand Final betting has become even easier. This is because top sportsbooks such as Ladbrokes.com.au and Ladbrokes.com.au offer punters and fans much more when it comes to wagering their money.
For starters, online betting sites are unbeatable when it comes to the selection of markets and odds. As the NRL Grand Final is such a big deal in Australia, these sportsbooks will often release odds on the outright winner well in advance. This means that you can place your wager on the NRL Grand Final before the season even starts. While this may be a bit more risky than waiting until the NRL Grand Final, these early, more generous odds can result in huge payouts. So, if you have got a good feeling about which team will win, jump online early to put down you wager.
Of course, online bookmakers offer standard bets such as outright winner odds, head-to-heads, margins, and handicap odds. But, you’ll also find quite a bit more. Exotic bets are a popular option that allow you to wager on nearly every single aspect of the game. This includes half time/full time wagering, man of the match, first scoring play, first and last try scorer, first team to score, number of tries, exact score, and exact winning margin. It doesn’t matter what you want to bet on when it comes to the NRL Grand Final, you’ll find the best available odds at an online sportsbook.
The selection of odds is fantastic, but that’s not all online betting offers. Punters will also find a wealth of NRL Grand Final betting information all in one convenient location. From NRL betting tips to Grand Final news and updates to odds calculators, it’s all found with the click of a button. The best part is that you only need an Internet connection and a computer to join up. All you need to do is create a new member account with any top online sportsbook. Then, simply provide a few details and you’ll be well on your way to betting on the NRL Grand Final from anywhere in the world. It couldn’t be easier.
NRL Grand Final History
The NRL as we know it today was established in 1997, making it is a relatively new addition to the sporting world. But, the roots of the game reach much farther back, which has created a very diverse and rich NRL Grand Finals history.
The Brisbane Broncos have been a staple of the NRL Finals season for nearly 20 years, but have only appeared in the Grand Final two times in the past ten. They did win both of those matches. The Sydney Roosters and the Melbourne Storm are also known for their frequent NRL Finals appearances. The two teams have played in the NRL Grand Finals four and five times respectively in the past ten years, winning one and three titles respectively. Though, due to the latter’s violation of the salary cap in recent years the Storm were stripped of their latest two Premiership titles. Here’s a look at some of the other most recent NRL Grand Final winners:
|2009||Melbourne Storm (23)||Parramatta Eels (16)|
|2008||Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles (40)||Melbourne Storm (0)|
|2007||Melbourne Storm (34)||Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles (8)|
|2006||Brisbane Broncos (15)||Melbourne Storm (8)|
|2005||Wests Tigers (30)||Northern Queensland Cowboys (16)|
|2004||Canterbury Bulldogs (16)||Sydney Roosters (13)|
|2003||Penrith Panthers (18)||Sydney Roosters (6)|
|2002||Sydney Roosters (30)||New Zealand Warriors (8)|
|2001||Newcastle Knights (30)||Parramatta Eels (24)|
|2000||Brisbane Broncos (14)||Sydney Roosters (6)|
|1999||Melbourne Storm (20)||St George-Illawarra Dragons (18)|