Lisa Carlton APOLOGISES to fans after losing The Bachelor

She was a front runner to steal Matthew 'Matty J' Johnson's heart on The Bachelor.

But on Thursday night, Lisa Carlton's reality show journey surprisingly came to an end when Matty sent her home packing.

The 24-year-old took to her Instagram account after the episode aired to joke about her popularity with viewers and how they had placed bets on her to win this season.

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Good sport: Lisa Carlton took to her Instagram account after Thursday's episode aired to joke about her popularity with viewers and how they had placed bets on her to win The Bachelor

Good sport: Lisa Carlton took to her Instagram account after Thursday's episode aired to joke about her popularity with viewers and how they had placed bets on her to win The Bachelor

The statuesque blonde shared a photo of her with Matty during their final encounter, engaged in conversation.

'When Sportsbet stole your money because you were gunning for me to win Matty's heart,' she teased her followers in the snap's caption.

'I'm sorry but I can't refund you,' she added.

'When Sportsbet stole your money because you were gunning for me to win Matty's heart,' she teased her followers in the snap's caption

'When Sportsbet stole your money because you

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