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Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn Predictions & Tips - Dogs to down the Hawks in AFL

Last updated: 23 Jun 2022
Gary Emmerson 23 Jun 2022
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Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn Predictions

Last week's bye came at the right time for the struggling Hawks. I'm tipping they return with another defeat, however, with the in-form Dogs tipped to win this by 1-39 points.
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  • Western Bulldogs Form
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  • Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn FAQs

  • Western Bulldogs have won 4 of their last 5 matches.
  • Hawthorn have lost 7 of their last 8 matches.

Head to Head

Hawthorn upset the Bulldogs last year in a low-scoring 64-37 victory. It ended a two-game losing run for the Hawks and took their recent record to 7-3 in the last 10 matches.

Western Bulldogs Form

The Dogs are a win outside the eight after hitting their best form of the season over the last month.

Last week, they won a goalfest in a 125-105 victory over GWS Giants in Sydney.

The Bulldogs have beaten Collingwood, Gold Coast Suns and West Coast Eagles in the last five matches with the only defeat coming against the Geelong Cats.

Western Bulldogs Team News

Tim English and Taylor Duryea are both ruled out with injuries.

Jordon Sweet and Hayden Crozier come into the side.

Western Bulldogs Team List

B: E.Richards, R.Gardner, T.O’Brien
HB: C.Daniel, A.Keath, B.Dale
C: B.Williams, J.Macrae, A.Scott
HF: J.Johannisen, J.Ugle-Hagan, T.Liberatore
F: M.Bontempelli, A.Naughton, C.Weightman
FOLL: J.Sweet, J.Dunkley, A.Treloar
I/C: R.West, H.Crozier, R.McComb, J.Schache
EMG: B.Khamis, D.Bedendo, L.McNeil, R.Garcia

Hawthorn Form

Hawthorn headed into the bye last week after a run of seven defeats in eight matches and three in a row.

Since upsetting Brisbane Lions in Round 10, the Hawks have lost to Gold Coast Suns, Collingwood and Fremantle Dockers.

Hawthorn are 4-9 for the season and 14th on the ladder.

Hawthorn Team News

The Hawks make five changes with, three enforced by injuries to Chad Wingard and Sam Frost and H&S Protocols for Will Day.

Jackson Callow and Kyle Hartigan are left out.

Mid-season recruit James Blanck is named for his debut, James Worpel, Jarman Impey, Connor Macdonald and Mitch Lewis also coming in.

Hawthorn Team List

B: B.Hardwick, J.Sicily, J.Blanck
HB: C.Jiath, J.Impey, H.Morrison
C: C.Nash, T.Mitchell, L.Bramble
HF: L.Shiels, L.Breust, D.Moore
F: J.Koschitzke, M.Lewis, C.Macdonald
FOLL: N.Reeves, J.Newcombe, J.O’Meara
I/C: J.Worpel, D.Howe, J.Scrimshaw, S.Butler
EMG: J.Morris, F.Maginness, D.Grainger-Barras, J.Callow

Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn FAQs

Where can I watch the Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn live stream?

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What time does Western Bulldogs vs Hawthorn start?

The game starts at 10.00 BST on Friday, June 24.


The Hawks were in poor form before the bye and I'm not expecting this to be a winning return. The Dogs are on a good run and that should continue.

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