Saints and Suns score big wins in the heat

The Southern Saints and Northern Suns have secured their biggest victories to date during Round 3 of the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership in Albany on Sunday. The Saints were victors by 101 points over the Western Crows while in the last match of the day, the Northern Suns stormed…

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Young Saints forward impresses to win Round 2 Rising Star

The AFL New Zealand Rising star award for round 2 of the 2017 AFLNZ Premiership has been awarded to Seb Serrano of the Southern Saints.
 

The 17 year old Aucklander has shown maturity and experience well above his age in the first two rounds of the Premiership to be…

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2017 Premiership Round 2 Stats

Keep up to date with the latest AFL New Zealand Premiership Stats with the leading goal kickers and best attacking/defensive teams updated weekly.
 

After kicking three goals against the Suns over the weekend, Southern Saints forward Seb Serrano rockets to the top of the goal kicking leaderboard with…

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Round 2 Team of the week

The Team of the week for Round 2 of the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership has been announced.
 

This weeks team features a vast array of players picked up in the 2016 National Draft. Following his Best on Ground performance, Adam Simpson (Crows) features in the backline with Saints…

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Saints chase down Suns as the Giants notch up first victory

In the second round of the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership, Captain Dave Rattenbury lead from the front with a stellar performance to give his Central Giants side their first win of the season over the Western Crows.
 

In the final match of the round, the Southern Saints fought…

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Tucker makes Giant debut to win Round 1 Rising Star

The AFL New Zealand Rising star award for round 1 of the 2017 Premiership has been awarded to Jake Tucker of the Central Giants.
 

Northcote College student Jake Tucker made an impressive debut in his first AFLNZ Premiership game where he ran out for the Central Giants on Sunday…

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2017 Premiership Round 1 Stats

Keep up to date with the latest AFL New Zealand Premiership Stats with the leading goal kickers and best attacking/defensive teams updated weekly.
 

It’s an all Suns affair in the top half of the Goal Kicking Leaderboard after Round 1 as Jordan Drinkall sits in first place…

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2017 AFLNZ Premiership Round 1 Team of the Week

The Team of the week for Round 1 of the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership has been announced.
 

This weeks team features a mix of youth and experience as Pete Rodgers (Suns), Josh Cunliffe (Saints) and Craig Morgan (Giants) accompany Joel Brown (Suns), Alastair Maisey (Crows) and Max Hicks…

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Rampaging Suns too hot for defending champions in opening round of the AFLNZ Premiership

The second season of the AFL New Zealand Premiership kicked off with the Southern Saints and the Northern Suns coming away with big wins in the first round of New Zealand’s national competition at QBE Stadium in Albany on the North Shore of Auckland.
 

The Northern Suns steamrolled…

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Western Crows Midfielder takes out 3km time trial

Western Crows midfielder Matt Kemp (Auckland) has taken out the 3km time trial for the AFLNZ Premiership. 
 

Players from all over the country were tested as part of the high performance programme with Kemp clocking in at a time of 10.03.

With the Premiership playing group all back…

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Further Secondary Draft picks confirmed for Premiership

The AFL New Zealand Premiership teams have completed another step towards finalising player lists with further player selections through the Secondary Draft.
 

Following on from completing Retained Player Lists for the four AFL New Zealand Premiership teams, each side commenced its player ranks with 13 players listed and retained…

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2017 Premiership Fixture release

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership is almost upon us and the fixtures have been finalised. The four teams will return to compete in the Premiership Season based at North Harbour Stadium with a 9 round schedule culminating in  April.
 

The Southern Saints and Central Giants will kick off…

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