Pirangi sets his sights on IC 2020

2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership Western Crows squad member Peter Pirangi has set his eyes on making the New Zealand side to compete at the 2020 AFL International Cup in Melbourne. 
 

The 26 year old former Muay Thai fighter is in his fourth year playing the sport and after…

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Suns stick with Captain for third consecutive season

Wellington based James Kusel will lead the Northern Suns for the third consecutive season for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership season commencing in February at QBE Stadium in Auckland.
 

The 30 year old has been retained by the Suns under Category 4 of the Retained Players that includes…

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Johnson set to lead the Western Crows

New Zealand onballer, Jay Johnson has been named the Captain of the Western Crows for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The Eastern Blues midfielder takes over the role of Captain from fellow Cantabrian Jared Court, who led the side to the inaugural AFL New Zealand Premiership back in…

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Giants name Sam McKenzie as Captain for 2018

The Central Giants have utilised their priority pick ahead of this year’s National Draft to secure the signing and Captaincy of former Premiership winning Southern Saints star, Samuel McKenzie for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The Giants have used a Priority pick to secure McKenzie under the…

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Izaak Williams to coach Central Giants

Canterbury based Izaak Williams has been appointed head coach of the Central Giants for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season.
 

Izaak Williams is a relatively new face when it comes to the AFL New Zealand Premiership but his involvement with the sport within New Zealand spans over almost…

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Retained: A Captain, A Weapon, A. Sucu

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiers, the Southern Saints have announced that they will add Auckland based New Zealand representative players, Michael Boyce, Andriu Sucu and Carlos Donnell-Brown to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players classify as Retained Players List (RPL…

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Premiership Captain to lead the Saints again in 2018

2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership Captain Michael Boyce will once again lead the Southern Saints for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The Saints were tipped by many to be the front runners at the start of the 2017 season as they proved they were the best club in…

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Southern Saints Coach after consistency

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership winning coach Warwick Kain will lead the Southern Saints again in the 2018 competition commencing in February next year.
 

Otago based Warwick Kain coached the Saints to their first Premiership in 2017 after winning eight out of their nine games and has been…

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Key midfielders retained by the Crows for 2018 Premiership

The Western Crows have announced that they will add Auckland based New Zealand representative players, Shane Leat, Ty Smith and Te Kopa Tipene-Thomas to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players classify as Retained Players List (RPL) 2 which is the retention…

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Former NZ Captain to Coach Crows

Former New Zealand Senior Captain Andrew Crighton will take up the position as head coach for the Western Crows in the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Andrew has a strong history of involvement with AFL within New Zealand. His starting point was initially as a 16 year old playing…

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NZ stars retained by the Suns for 2018

The Northern Suns have announced that they will add Auckland based New Zealand representative players, Liam Beattie, Jackson Clince and Will Dickinson to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players classify as Retained Players List (RPL) 2 which is the retention of Auckland…

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Northern Suns coach to return in 2018

David Abetz will remain as head coach of the Northern Suns for 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season.
 

Assistant Coach of the 2016 Premiership winners the Western Crows, Abetz took over the head coach role at the Suns at the start of the 2017 season and took them from…

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