NZ Volleyball rep joins the Premiership

New Zealand Volleyball representative Kahurangi Robinson will play in next year’s highly anticipated AFL New Zealand Premiership.
Robinson, who hails from Rotorua represented New Zealand in the sport of Volleyball at last year’s Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China and has also been involved with U19 and U21 NZ…

05 Oct 3:04 PM 0 Read More...

Canterbury star joins the draft

Former New Zealand Hawk James Bowden will be listed in the AFL New Zealand National Draft for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season.
Bowdens experience will be targeted by every team as they work towards creating a make up that can provide a potent forward line. Where Bowden lines…

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Young Waikato talent signs for AFLNZ Premiership

New Zealand Under 16 representative, Jackson Rolleston has been signed to play in the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
With his 17th birthday only days away, Rolleston is expected to be one of the youngest players in the competition after showcasing great potential. It is hoped that his exposure to…

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New Zealand Hawk drafted

Mobile New Zealand half forward Tim Morton has confirmed his position in the AFL New Zealand National Draft.
The 26 year old University Blues goal kicker was a key member of the 2014 International Cup squad and most recently represented New Zealand against the AFL Academy at Westpac on ANZAC…

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Hawthorn FC International Scholarship holder signs

Former Hawthorn Football Club International Scholarship holder Ben Miller, has been signed for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season.
The talented sports all rounder has been carving out a successful Rugby Sevens career with Otago in recent times but is looking forward to showcasing his talents on the AFL…

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Northland provides AFL talent

Northland continues to provide talent for the AFL New Zealand National Draft with the signing of onballer Te Kopa Tipene-Thomas.
Earmarked as a potential number one draft pick, the 18 year old Tipene-Thomas is best known for his aerobic capacity and elusiveness with ball in hand. First discovered…

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Southern Saints leader announced

The appointment of Michael Boyce to captain the Southern Saints in the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership, now completes the naming of the four captains who will lead AFL within New Zealand to a bright future.
With Boyce to captain Southern Saints,  previous alignments include James Kusel as captain of…

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Kusel to shine as Northern Suns leader

Wellington based James Kusel was named today to lead the Northern Suns in the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership commencing in February.
Currently player coach with the Hutt Valley Eagles based in the Wellington AFL competition, Kusel has a playing career that stretches back over a ten year period. Debuting…

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Central Giants pick up Rattenbury

Central Giants have secured the experienced David Rattenbury to captain them for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership season.
Rattenbury is currently player coach with the Waitakere Magpies within the Auckland AFL competition, a team that he has also won two Grand Finals with in a playing capacity in 2010…

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Western Crows Captain announced

Current New Zealand backline regular, Jared Court has been named Captain of the Western Crows line up for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season commencing in February.
Coach Rob Malone was very happy with the appointment and has expectations that Courts calming and calculated influence will benefit the team…

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Shannon Wall takes on the Central Giants

Wellington based Shannon Wall has been appointed coach of the Central Giants for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season.
The current New Zealand Under 16 Coach is obviously well versed at developing young talent. This is very evident through the success he achieved with St Kilda Football Clubs first…

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New AFL competition to hit New Zealand

The newly formed 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership will commence on February 14th 2016.
Four teams will compete in the Premiership Season based at North Harbour Stadium with a 9 round schedule culminating in late April.

The inaugural season of the AFL New Zealand Premiership will target the inclusion of…

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