Cats to be relegated, say Kiwis

The Cats will finish last in the Vodacom Super 14, according to New Zealand’s No 1 betting agency TAB.

TAB are backing the Crusaders to win their sixth championship, with the Blues their second favourites. They also believe the Waratahs and Hurricanes should make the semi-finals.

The Bulls are regarded as tied fifth favourites to win the Super 14, with the Stormers at nine. The Cheetahs, Sharks and Reds are tied 13th with the Cats at the bottom.

TAB ODDS

1. $3.25 Crusaders
2. $4.00 Blues
3. $6.00 Waratahs
4. $7.50 Hurricanes
5= $13.00 Brumbies
5= $13.00 Bulls
7. $15.00 Chiefs
8. $18.00 Highlanders
9. $40.00 Stormers
10. $50.00 Force
11= $60.00 Cheetahs
11= $60.00 Sharks
11= $60.00 Reds
14. $100.00 Cats