The AFL’s split round was extremely kind to one punter with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au, who turned $25 into nearly $40,000 by picking 8 winners in the head to head markets.

It started with Carlton’s upset win over the unpredictable Kangaroos, but the standout was St Kilda’s huge upset against Fremantle that paid $16!

The three shortest legs, Geelong ($1.08 v GWS) and Port Adelaide ($1.07 v Melbourne) and Essendon ($1.37 v Bulldogs) all scraped home, leaving Hawthorn’s impressive victory over the Swans to complete the magnificent multi that was priced at odds of 1582/1!

“It was a brilliant mix of 3 favourites and 5 outsiders from our punter of the week. How on earth they put the Saints to beat Freo into an 8-leg multi is beyond me but they’re laughing all the way to the bank as a result,” said sportsbet.com.au’s Christian Jantzen.

How $25 was turned into $39,579: Join Sportsbet.com.au Here.

Hawthorn v Sydney (Hawthorn – $2.15)

Brisbane v Gold Coast (Brisbane – $2.85)

West Coast v Richmond (Richmond – $2.55)

Bulldogs v Essendon (Essendon – $1.37)

Pt Adelaide v Melbourne (Pt Adelaide – $1.07)

GWS v Geelong (Geelong – $1.08)

St Kilda v Fremantle (St Kilda – $16)

Carlton v Nth Melbourne (Carlton – $4.00)