St Kilda Saints hunting for Kiwi talent

Buoyed by the early success of Porirua teenager Joe Baker-Thomas, St Kilda are pledging to continue their aggressive hunt for New Zealand talent.
Baker-Thomas, one of St Kilda’s two Kiwi international scholarship holders, made a bright debut for the Sandringham Dragons last month, kicking four goals in…

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Central Pulse - St Kilda Saints Cross Code Challenge

The St Kilda Saints visited the Central Pulse netball team as part of their AFL Community Camp in February.
The teams took part in a cross code challenge, with elite athletes from both teams sharing tips and advice.

 

Both teams have enjoyed strong starts to their respective seasons.

The…

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St Kilda - Crowd Goes Wild

The St Kilda Saints have been subjected to a classic Kiwi sporting tradition – a story on The Crowd Goes Wild. Watch it here…

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Video - Saints Training Montage

The St Kilda Saints have been training hard in the lead up to the 2014 AFL Season.

This video was shot at The Powerhouse Gym in Mt Cook, Wellington. St Kilda Saints players were visiting as part of their AFL Community Camp, which also saw them deliver sessions of AFL…

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St Kilda sign up 2nd NZ International Scholarship

Giovanni Mountain-Silbery may have grown up hoping for a career in rugby league, but the 16-year-old Auckland schoolboy now looks destined to make it in the AFL.
We may be used to NRL clubs coming over to New Zealand to pick up this country’s best young…

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ANZAC DAY: A big week of footy

Check out all the AFL events leading up to, on and after ANZAC Day…

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VIDEO - Shane Savage on NZ heritage

Shane Savage of the St Kilda Saints speaking about his Kiwi roots. Savage was in Wellington as part of the St Kilda Saint’s AFL Community Camp, held in February 2014…

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Saint Shane Savage is a proud Kiwi

St Kilda recruit Shane Savage is ready and willing to fly the flag for AFL in New Zealand.
The Auckland-born 23-year-old is in Wellington this week for a Saints community camp ahead of the Anzac Day match against the Brisbane Lions at Westpac Stadium.

Savage was yesterday…

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AFL announces 3 year NZ Broadcast Agreement

 The Australian Football League is pleased to announce Sommet Sports and SKY Sport have renewed their international rights for the next three years.

New Zealand sports fans will be able to watch every AFL game in the 2014 Toyota AFL Premiership Season on either the Sommet Sports or SKY Sport…

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Exciting clash looms in Wellington

The New Zealand Hawks are set to take on the best young players from Australia.
New Zealand Hawks vs AIS AFL Academy will be played at Westpac Stadium, Wellington, on Saturday the 25th of January. The match will begin at 12.00, with free entry for all.

 

A rivalry…

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Strong NZ Hawks squad named to face Australia

The New Zealand Hawks are preparing to face the AIS AFL Academy in Wellington, boasting a strong squad that has every chance of success in the tour fixture.
The match between the New Zealand Hawks and the AIS AFL Acedemy will be held at The Westpac Stadium in Wellington, on…

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Eastern Bulldogs win WAFL final

The Eastern Bulldogs have taken out the WAFL Grand Final, on a sunny day at Hutt Park in Wellington.
Their opponents, the North City Demons, played in a determined fashion, but were eventually outrun by the Bulldogs as the match progressed.

As can often be the case in Wellington, wind…

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