Hick to Captain Northern Suns in 2020

New Zealand midfielder Ben Hick will return as the Captain of the Northern Suns for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Hick took over the role of Captain this year from James Kusel and after a slow start to the season due to injuries, the Sun’s clawed their…

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2019 AFL Finals: Broadcast Schedule Week 3

Four teams remain in the hunt to become the 2019 AFL Premiers and come Saturday night we will know who will be facing off in next week’s Grand Final at the MCG. 
 

Last Friday, the Geelong Cats had a strong finish to knock out defending Premiers, the West…

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The Tiger's unleash while Uni give Waitakere the Blues in AAFL

It was raining goals in round 3 of the Auckland AFL where the North Shore Tigers were back to their brilliant best, kicking 20 goals to score a big win over the Howick Hornets.
 

In the remaining games, the Mt Roskill Saints dominated the Manurewa Raiders to win by…

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McKenzie excited to lead Giants to Premiership glory

Sam McKenzie will return to the AFL New Zealand Premiership in 2020 and will lead the Central Giants for the third consecutive season. 
 

The 2018 Premiership winning captain will be looking to lead his side back to the top of the national competition after an up and down season…

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Marshall cleans up at 2019 Trevor Barker Award

It’s hard to imagine 2019 without Rowan Marshall.
 

And the same could be said for the 2019 Trevor Barker Award, when ‘The Prospect’ spent more time on stage receiving accolades than in his seat.

His break-out season put the Portland product – along with his hometown – on the…

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Women's Premiership locked in for 2020

The AFL New Zealand Women’s Premiership will return in 2020 following on from the successful inaugural competition earlier this year. 
 

The Women’s Premiership will take place in conjunction with the current Men’s Premiership and will take place over 3 weekends between February and April.

The female…

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Female Footy Frenzy events to drive Female participation

The AFL Female Footy Frenzy events are scheduled for Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch with an aim of increasing participation and awareness in support of the ever growing female AFL New Zealand participation pathway.
 

The Female Footy Frenzy events are a starting point for those new to the game and…

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2019 AFL Finals: Broadcast Schedule Week 2

We are down to the final 6 teams in the 2019 AFL Finals as Essendon and the Western Bulldogs were knocked out in Week 1.
 

Friday night will see the Geelong Cats take on defending Premiers, the West Coast Eagles from the MCG at 9.30pm (NZT).

After yet…

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AFLNZ Premiership to set up big year in Footy

The fifth edition of the AFL New Zealand Premiership will commence the new season on February 9th 2020.
 

Four teams will compete in the Premiership Season based at North Harbour Stadium on Auckland’s North Shore with a 9 round schedule culminating on April 5th 2020.

The AFL New…

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Saints notch first win and Tigers maul Raiders in AAFL

Round 2 of the 2019 Auckland AFL is in the books and the North Shore Tigers continue to roar after coming away 113 point winners over the Manurewa Raiders.
 

Mt Roskill Saints got their first win of the season after seeing off the Waitakere Magpies and the match of…

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AFL New Zealand Board Seeking Appointed Director

The Board of AFL New Zealand is seeking to fill a board vacancy for the position of Appointed Director.
 

The AFL New Zealand Board is responsible for overseeing the governance, promotion and development of the sport of Australian Football in New Zealand and to provide opportunities for all New…

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2019 AFL Finals: Broadcast Schedule Week 1

The 2019 AFL Finals are here and after a fascinating regular season, we couldn’t be more excited.
 

West Coast and Essendon kick things off on Thursday night in the first elimination final from Optus Stadium in Perth. The Eagles are hot favourites to progress to week 2 of…

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