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2018 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.
 

James Bowden from the Central Giants has climbed to the top of the goal kicking leaderboard (12 goals) overtaking fellow squad member James McKenzie (11…

07 Mar 12:49 PM 0 Read More...

2018 AFLNZ Premiership Round 4 Team of the Week

Each week throughout the 2018 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 24 best players from the previous weekends round.
 

After only conceding two goals against the Southern Saints, this weeks team includes Central Giant’s defenders Harison Manks and…

06 Mar 3:45 PM 0 Read More...

Saints' Auckland time frame up in the air

St Kilda’s chances of playing a match in New Zealand next season are up in the air, with the time frame surrounding the Saints’ first match in Auckland to be shaped this month by council planning.
 

St Kilda hope to resume their trans-Tasman presence, which began with…

06 Mar 12:29 PM 0 Read More...

Giants make it 4 in row as the Suns are scorched by the Crows

The Central Giants have made it four wins in a row for the first time in the competitions history as they defeated the Southern Saints by 49 points in round four of the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership. James Bowden and Josh Cunliffe did the damage up front with three…

05 Mar 4:04 PM 0 Read More...

2018 High Performance Awards

The 2018 AFL New Zealand High Performance awards will be held on Saturday, April 22nd at the Mac’s Function Centre on Wellington’s Waterfront.
 

The awards night is an annual celebration of the performance and efforts of those involved in New Zealand representative teams as well as recognising the…

04 Mar 2:24 PM 0 Read More...

Academy standout wins Round 3 Rising Star

The AFL New Zealand Rising Star award will be awarded weekly to a standout young player in the 2018 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…

01 Mar 4:08 PM 0 Read More...

5 talking points: Round 3

In a new addition to the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership, each week we will delve into some of the key talking points from the previous round.
 

This week, we talk about the Saints defensive woes, are the Crow’s Premiership contenders and have we found New Zealand’s…

28 Feb 12:57 PM 0 Read More...

2018 AFLNZ Premiership Round 3 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.
 

It’s a shootout in the race for the 2018 Golden Boot with James Bowden reducing James McKenzie’s lead at the top to only…

28 Feb 12:00 PM 0 Read More...

2018 AFLNZ Premiership Round 3 Team of the Week

Each week throughout the 2018 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 24 best players from the previous weekends round.
 

Alex Awatere returns to the backline for the second week in a row after another best on ground effort for…

27 Feb 12:00 PM 0 Read More...

Crows fly high and Giants continue perfect run

The Central Giants have made the perfect start to the season winning their third game in a row as they defeated the Northern Suns at QBE Stadium. The Giants were victorious by 36 points and once again, the forward line duo of James Bowden and James McKenzie were outstanding as…

26 Feb 5:41 PM 0 Read More...

AFL New Zealand welcomes Mr Bernard Saundry

The AFL has recently appointed Bernard Saundry to join the AFL New Zealand Board.
 

With over 14 years’ experience as a CEO and a demonstrated capacity to manage and develop key commercial outcomes in a multi stakeholder environment, he has successfully managed business outcomes across Racing Victoria, RV Media…

26 Feb 3:44 PM 0 Read More...

AFLNZ Chairman Geoff Dickson resigns

Following on from a new role at Latrobe University in Melbourne, Geoff Dickson has resigned from the AFL New Zealand Board after 12 years of outstanding service.
 

Geoff’s initial appointment to the AFL New Zealand Board in September 2005, saw him join fellow Directors, Andrew Davidson (Chairman), David…

26 Feb 3:42 PM 0 Read More...