NZ Indigenous stars to shine during AFL Round 10 Celebrations
26 May, 2017
In honour of this weekends AFL Indigenous round, AFL New Zealand celebrates New Zealand Indigenous players playing at the top level.
Dustin Martin (Richmond), Shane Savage (St Kilda) and Marley Williams (North Melbourne) all have Maori heritage and will run out for their respective clubs during Round 10. Martin will play in front of 90,000 fans on Saturday night when the Tigers take on Essendon for ‘Dreamtime at the G’
This weekends action of the AFL can be seen on TVNZ Duke. Catch the Adelaide Crows and Fremantle Dockers on Saturday night at 9.30pm and on Sunday afternoon, the Brisbane Lions travel to Melbourne to take on the Collingwood Magpies live at 3.00pm. Catch it on Freeview NZ Channel 13 and SKY TV Channel 23.
All 18 clubs will wear special indigenous-themed guernseys during the round.
Club: Richmond Tigers
Drafted: 2009. Pick #3
Club: St Kilda Saints
Drafted: 2008. Pick #75
Drafted: 2012. Pick #95