2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership Fixture release

The 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership is set for kick off in less than twenty days and AFL New Zealand has released the fixture for the upcoming national AFL competition. The nine round season begins on Sunday February 11th at QBE Stadium in Albany, Auckland.
 

The Northern Suns and…

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2018 AFLNZ Premiership Form Guide: Northern Suns

Our final team we take a look at is the 2017 runners up, the Northern Suns.
 

The Suns were in red hot form in the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership and were one win away from taking out the title. With key players such as Captain James Kusel, Jackson…

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2018 Premiership Form Guide: Western Crows

Next up, we have the Western Crows.
 

The Inaugural Premiers in 2016, the Crows struggled in their second season and will look to make amends in 2018. With former New Zealand Captain and new Head Coach Andrew Crighton taking the reins, look for the Crows to play an exciting…

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2018 AFLNZ Premiership Form Guide: Southern Saints

Over the next few days, AFL New Zealand media takes a look at each of the four AFL New Zealand Premiership sides for the upcoming 2018 competition and highlight some of the key players who will make an impact during the season. First up, it’s the defending premiers, the…

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Premiership players get back on track

AFL New Zealand Premiership players from across the country are preparing to head back to the training track ahead of the 2018 competition which is set to kick off on February 11th at QBE Stadium in Albany, Auckland.
 

Players from South Auckland head back next Tuesday the 16th of…

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Mackie to shine at the Suns in 2018

Otago based New Zealand representative Josh Mackie has been selected by the Northern Suns in the hotly contested Category 3 at the 2017 National Draft. 
 

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership runners up also selected the exciting young duo of Will Kempt from Wellington and Chai Proctor from Otago…

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Southern Saints strike Gold at National Draft

The Southern Saints have struck gold in the 2017 AFL New Zealand Draft after securing star midfielder Misilifi Faimalo from Wellington. 
 

The 2017 defending Premiers also added Academy Graduate Clayton Walters, Peter Pirangi from Auckland and Keegan Wilson from Canterbury to their already star studded squad.

 
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Tucker drafted #1 as Crows select good mix of talent

The Western Crows have drafted a good mix of talent to their side for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Jake Tucker, Vandyn Hartman, Brad Mavor and Jed Williams have all joined the 2016 Premiership winning side and will add value in key areas around the field.  

 
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Central Giants snare key forward in National Draft

The Central Giants have selected renowned goal kicker James McKenzie at the 2017 AFL New Zealand National Draft. McKenzie will return to the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership after missing out on the 2017 season due to injury. 
 

Along with McKenzie, the Giants have also drafted exciting Academy Graduate…

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Development Players to return for the 2018 Premiership

The AFL New Zealand Premiership will provide a number of talented players from the AFL New Zealand Academy the opportunity to participate in the Premiership as development players.
 

The opportunity will be utilised to further development and manage the environment for young players and their introduction into senior football…

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2017 AFL New Zealand National Draft order

The 2017 AFL New Zealand National Draft will take place tonight at 8.00pm and will see all players placed into one of four list categories. Highlighting the logistics of the competition and scheduling at QBE Stadium, the list categories are determined by national representation, age and regions throughout New…

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Toomer and Proctor headline Category 4 in tonight's Draft

Regional Based players Logan Toomer and Chai Proctor will headline Category 4 in tonight’s 2017 AFL New Zealand National Draft. 
 

The Otago pair have both represented New Zealand in the past and will both add value in any of the four Premiership sides.

The 2017 AFL New Zealand…

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