Fast start helps Giants score big win

The Central Giants set up a big win over the Northern Suns by kicking 7 goals in the first quarter to record their third win of the season as they kept themselves in the hunt for a Grand Final spot on April 14th.
 

The return of captain Sam McKenzie…

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Nominees for 2019 AFL New Zealand Volunteer of the Year

Over the next week, AFL New Zealand will be announcing the nominees for all seven categories of the annual AFL New Zealand High Performance Awards. 
 

Categories include:

AFL New Zealand Coach of the year
AFL New Zealand Senior Player of the year
AFL New Zealand Female Player of the…

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Minute's silence, black armbands for NZ terror attack

In a show of support for the Muslim community following the recent terror attack in New Zealand, the AFL will observe a minute’s silence during its season-opener between Richmond and Carlton at the MCG on Thursday night. 
 

Teams in all nine games across round one will also…

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Macpherson claims round 5 Rising Star after impressive display

The AFL New Zealand Rising Star award will be awarded weekly to a standout young player in the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Each week the award will be allocated to those who show ability that favours the core components it takes to become an AFL Player. To be…

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2019 AFLNZ Premiership Round 5 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.
 

Western Crows key forward Sam Anderson is your new leader in the race for the Golden Boot after his 6 goal haul against the Giants…

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2019 AFLNZ Premiership Round 5 Team of the Week

Each week throughout the 2019 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 24 best players from the previous weekends round.
 

The team of the week for round 5 features a raft of experience and youth.

Down back, Al Maisey (Crows…

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Saints brush past lacklustre Suns in round 5 win

The Southern Saints have brushed past the Northern Suns by 31 points to claim their fourth win of the season in the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The Saints got off a flying start kicking 4 goals in the opening term thanks to Carlos Donnell-Brown, James Southby, Finn…

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Crows fire up as they demolish the Giants

The Western Crows have put on a masterclass as they defeated the 2018 premiers, the Central Giants by 69 points at QBE Stadium yesterday afternoon.
 

Before the match got underway, both sides huddled in a circle to hold a minutes silence for the victims in the Christchurch tragedy last…

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Talking points: Round 4

Each week during the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership, each week we will delve into some of the key talking points from the previous round.
 

In this week’s talking points we look at the Suns and how attacking footy can turn their season around, how the Saints have…

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Christians named Round 4 Rising Star

The AFL New Zealand Rising Star award will be awarded weekly to a standout young player in the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Each week the award will be allocated to those who show ability that favours the core components it takes to become an AFL Player. To be…

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Young Māori AFL player doing for "Pops and Nan"

18-year-old Akuhata King is one of a handful of Māori players in the AFL New Zealand Premiership held at QBE Satadium in Auckland.
 

The former Manurewa High School student grew up playing rugby league and says he never set foot on an Australian Football League field…

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2019 AFLNZ Premiership Round 4 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.
 

Western Crows key forward Sam Anderson has jumped up 3 places to now sit second on the Golden Boot tally. Anderson kicked 5 goals in…

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