AFLNZ Premiership stars look to OZ

New Zealand Hawks and Central Giants player Will Gregson has relocated to Melbourne.
 

The number one draft pick in the 2016 AFLNZ Premiership has represented the senior New Zealand Hawks team over the past three years.

The 23 year old stands at 187cm and has strong aerobic ability as…

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Western Crows retain Stevens, Warbrick and Burdett

The Western Crows have retained, Sam Burdett, William Warbrick and Fraser Stevens to add to their retained players for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

 
Sam Burdett
Key defender Sam Burdett has played in two regions within New Zealand representing Waitakere Magpies within the Auckland competition before moving to Christchurch…

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Draft 2016 to take place on November 22nd

The AFL New Zealand 2016 National Draft will take place November 22nd at 7.30pm.
 

All four AFL New Zealand Premiership Head Coaches will link together as they look to commence work on their respective player rosters for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership commencing February 12th at North…

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Central Giants retain University trio

The Central Giants have announced that they will add Auckland based players, Liam McMaster, Chris Bailey and Stephen Parton to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

 
Liam McMaster
Central Giants roving back Liam McMaster will be a part of the Premiership set up in…

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Brown, Beattie and Drinkall retained by Northern Suns

The Northern Suns have announced that they will add Auckland based players, Joel Brown, Liam Beattie and Jordan Drinkall to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 
Joel Brown
Manurewa Raiders forward Joel Brown has been retained by the Northern Suns.

A member of the…

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Western Crows retain experience and youth

The Western Crows have announced that they will add Auckland based players, Ty Smith, Joey Alesich-Tamariki and Shane Leat to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 
Ty Smith
New Western Crows Head Coach Chris Mundell has retained the services of New Zealand and…

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Pivotal Saints retained for 2017 Premiership

The Southern Saints have announced that they will add Auckland based players, Ben Hick, Carlos Donnell-Brown and Sam McKenzie to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

 

Ben Hick
The Southern Saints have announced that they have retained the services of standout midfielder Ben…

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Retained players list explained

 

2017 AFL New Zealand National Draft

The AFL New Zealand National Draft will see all players who have yet to participated in the AFL New Zealand Premiership, placed into one of seven list categories. Highlighting the logistics of the competition and scheduling at North Harbour Stadium, the list categories…

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Premiership teams retain their Satellite players

The four AFL New Zealand Premiership sides have retained a satellite player for the 2017 Competition.
 

The criteria is based on players located at satellite venues including,  Northland, Bay of Plenty, Waikato and Taranaki born 1998 or older.

 

Jackson Rolleston
18 year old Jackson Rolleston from Waikato has…

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Southern Saints retain skillful regional players for 2017

The Southern Saints have announced that they will add regional players, Kyle Smith, Utu AhKuoi and Hayden Johnson  to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 
Kyle Smith
Christchurch Bulldogs Captain Kyle Smith will return to the Southern Saints in 2017.

Still only 22 years…

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Giants retain key players from the regions

The Central Giants have announced that they will add regional players, Tayne Lockwood, Sam Green and Logan Toomer  to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Tayne Lockwood

Tayne Lockwood presents as one of the fastest AFL players in the country and this was never…

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Western Crows welcome back Johnson, Blackie and Baker

The Western Crows have announced that they will add regional players, Jay Johnson, Christian Blackie and Waylon Baker to “their retained players list” for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 
Jay Johnson
Western Crows and New Zealand Hawks midfielder Jay Johnson was pivotal for the Crows in 2016. His…

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