Kiwis sweep AFL IC World Team

Five New Zealanders have been named in the 2017 AFL International Cup World Team.
 

As a testament to their performances over the tournament, Andrew Howison, Ben Hick, Te Kopa Tipene-Thomas and James Kusel were all named in the 24 strong team along with Rob Malone, who was named…

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Papua New Guinea defeat New Zealand to win AFL International Cup

Papua New Guinea is again the best men’s team outside Australia after beating New Zealand by a point in a thrilling division one Grand Final of the AFL International Cup on Saturday afternoon at the MCG. 
 

The Mosquitoes won bragging rights as the first team in AFL International…

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PNG, NZ ready for final test

Football’s greatest stage will host Papua New Guinea and New Zealand today to determine which nation can claim to be the best team outside Australia by winning the AFL International Cup Grand Final.
 

After two weeks and four rounds of footy, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea – perennial…

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International Cup Grand Final Team announced

The coaching staff have announced the final New Zealand team who will take the stage on the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)​ in the 2017 AFL International Cup​ Grand Final against Papua New Guinea tomorrow.
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Past International Cup NZ squads

In the lead up to the 2017 AFL International Cup Grand Final, we showcase the past New Zealand sides that have previously competed at the tournament.
 
2002 – Third

 
2005 – Champions

 
2008 – Runner up

 
2011 – Third

 
2014 – Third

 
3km Time trial comparison

 
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Young Saint lifts NZ into final

Saints listed youngster Barclay Miller lived every footy player’s dream on Tuesday, kicking a goal after the siren to power New Zealand into the AFL International Cup Grand Final.
 

Miller, one of two Saints playing with New Zealand during the two-week tournament alongside Joe Baker-Thomas, broke…

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2017 International Cup ticket information

The 2017 AFL International Cup Grand Final between New Zealand and Papua New Guinea will take place this Saturday the 19th of August at the MCG and will be the curtain raiser for the Geelong vs Collingwood game.
 
2017 AFL International Cup Grand Final:
New Zealand vs Papua New…

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The last three minutes - NZ vs Ireland

Catch the heart stopping final 3 minutes of the 2017 AFL International Cup Round 4 clash between New Zealand and Ireland, Sunday August 6th, Royal Park, Melbourne.
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New Zealand vs Canada to be live streamed

New Zealand’s third round International Cup game against Canada will be streamed live online, so you don’t miss any of the action.
 

The game will be played at the Waverley Blues Football Club with a big crowd expected at Mount Waverley Reserve. Canada will be full of…

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International Cup treats Victorian students to footy feast

Thousands of students were treated to a footy feast as the AFL International Cup headed to school grounds in – and out of – metropolitan Melbourne on Wednesday, with 26 teams battling it out from Mount Eliza to Ballarat.
 

Team banners, charity sausage sizzles, face painting and player Q&As…

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New Zealand vs Nauru Full Replay

2017 AFL International Cup Round 1 – New Zealand vs Nauru, Sunday August 6th, Royal Park, Melbourne.
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Electric atmosphere at International Cup launch

AFL players from across the globe filled Government House in Melbourne on Saturday morning, the unique noise and colours on show providing an electric atmosphere at the launch of the International Cup.
 

Almost 900 competitors toured the office and official residence of Victorian Governor and former AFL commissioner Linda…

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