Hurricanes v Cheetahs – click here to bet
The Hurricanes return home after an 8-point loss away to the Crusaders last week. The Hurricanes have won all 5 of their home matches this season and have averaged 49 points per game while conceding just 18.
The Cheetahs went down to the Blues by 18 points away last week and they have now lost 8 consecutive matches. They have lost all 4 of their away games and have conceded an average of 41 points per match while scoring just 18.
These sides last met in Wellington in 2014 with the Hurricanes winning by 33 points.
Hurricanes -28.5 at 9/10
Cheetahs +28.5 at 9/10
Suggested bet: Handicap, Hurricanes -28.5 at 9/10.
The Hurricanes are far stronger defensively than the Cheetahs and they also have a definite edge in attack. I am expecting a comfortable home victory by 29 points or more.