Mt Roskill start fast while Tigers back on track in AAFL

The second half to the Auckland AFL is underway as Round six threw up some big scores over the weekend. The University Blues winning streak extends to six after they defeated Howick while the North Shore Tigers are back in the winners circle with a huge win over the Manurewa…

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Sullivan and Rhodes retained by reigning premiers

The Central Giants have announced that Canterbury based players Wayne Sullivan and Nick Rhodes have been retained for the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The Canterbury based players have been retained under the (RPL) category 2.

RPL Category 2 is the retention of Regionally based players. (Up to 5…

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Premiership sides eye top ruckman in National Draft

Former Southern Saints and current North Shore Tigers (Auckland AFL) ruckman Tyler Paull will return to the AFL New Zealand Premiership in 2019 via the National Draft which takes place in November this year.
 

The 24 year old spent a year away from the game last season and will…

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2018 AAFL mid season review

At the halfway mark of the 2018 Auckland AFL season, we take a look at each of the clubs to see how they are faring so far in the competition.
 

The University Blues and Mt Roskill Saints have been the standouts so far while defending premiers, North Shore Tigers…

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Hornets star enters the National Draft

2018 Howick Hornets recruit Travis Walker will be one of the hottest tickets around in this year’s National Draft as the four Premiership sides will be hoping to secure the services of the key forward for the 2019 season. 
 

Having returned to New Zealand earlier this year after…

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Gawn wins Melbourne Best & Fairest

Melbourne ruckman and NZ Heritage team member Max Gawn has completed a stellar 2018 campaign, winning the first best-and-fairest award of his career. 
 

The Keith ‘Bluey’ Truscott Memorial trophy complements the second All Australian selection of the star big man’s 99-game career and the AFL…

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Waitakere swoop on the champs in AAFL upset

The Waitakere Magpies have caused a mighty upset in round five of the Auckland AFL as they defeated the North Shore Tigers by 5 goals at Onepoto Domain. University are now the only unbeaten side left in the competition after a thrilling match against the Mt Roskill Saints which went…

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Crows secure rising star for 2019 Premiership

The Western Crows have utilised their priority pick ahead of this year’s National Draft to secure the signing of Auckland based New Zealand Representative Declan Crann for the 2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The Crows have used a Priority pick to secure New Zealand’s latest debutant under…

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Eagles win Grand Final in a thriller

Dom Sheed has capped off a West Coast comeback that will go down as one of the club’s finest moments and one of the classic Grand Finals.
 

After trailing Collingwood for most of Saturday’s Grand Final at the MCG, Sheed marked 40m out from goal on a…

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Suns retain Dickinson and Scarf-Matthews for 2019

AFL New Zealand Premiership side, the Northern Suns have announced that they have retained New Zealand senior players Will Dickinson and Heta Scarf-Matthews for 2019.
 

The pair were retained under Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL). RPL 1 is the Retention of Auckland based players who…

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2018 AFL Grand Final Preview

Two thrilling teams to watch, two quite remarkable paths to the MCG, and two teams hell-bent on taking that crucial final step — for the West Coast Eagles and Collingwood, the 2018 premiership is on the line.
 

SUMMARY

Just who is this year’s Grand Final favourite? Is it…

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Giants retain Golden Boot and key defender for 2019 Premiership

Reigning AFL premiers, the Central Giants have announced that they have retained 2018 Golden Boot James McKenzie and NZ defender Harison Manks for the 2019 season. 
 

Harison and James will join Captain Sam McKenzie as the three players that classify under the Retained Players List (RPL) category 1.

RPL…

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