Bulldogs make it five in a row in Wellington

The Eastern Suburbs Bulldogs have won the 2017 Wellington AFL Grand Final after a convincing win over the Wellington City Saints at Hutt Park in Seaview. It’s the Bulldogs fifth straight Premiership.
 

The stage was set to continue the rivalry that has simmered over the past few seasons…

30 Nov 9:53 AM 0 Read More...

Otago ready to riot as they announce NPC Squad

The Otago Riot have announced their squad for the 2017 AFL New Zealand NPC which will be held in Auckland December 9th and 10th.
 

New Zealand Senior representative Josh Mackie highlights the 2017 Riot squad. The Northern Suns midfielder was the youngest squad member in the New Zealand 2017…

29 Nov 10:01 AM 0 Read More...

2017 AFL Cup North and South Island Championship results

The 2017 Junior AFL Cup took place during the week where the best Secondary Schools in Auckland and Christchurch battled it out to become North and South Island Champions.
 

The championships follow the AFL Cup regional cluster tournaments that took place over the past 2 weeks in Auckland and…

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2017 Junior AFL Cup unearths new AFLNZ talent

The 2017 Junior AFL Cup took place over the last 2 weeks where Secondary Schools in Auckland and Christchurch participated in playing AFL.
 
See below the results of the tournaments so far:
 
Greater Auckland Girls AFL Cup

Pukekohe High School went undefeated to became back to back champions…

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Auckland reveal NPC squad as they aim for back to back

Auckland has revealed a talented line up to take on Wellington, Canterbury and Otago at the 2017 AFL New Zealand NPC in Auckland on December 9th and 10th.
 

It is the first time that the NPC will be held at QBE Stadium in Albany, a venue which has hosted…

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North Shore and Waitakere to face off in AAFL Grand Final

The North Shore Tigers will play the Waitakere Magpies in the 2017 Auckland AFL Grand Final after both sides won their semi finals on Sunday afternoon. The Tigers did the damage early on as Mt Roskill showed a lot of heart to stay in the game until the final whistle…

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New Zealand U18 squad announced for Port Adelaide campaign

The Under 18 New Zealand squad has been announced to play the Port Adelaide Indigenous Academy on Sunday December 3rd at QBE Stadium on Auckland’s North Shore.
 

Head Coach Dave Abetz has selected a strong squad which includes New Zealand International Cup squad members Misilifi Faimalo from Wellington…

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Future stars on display at Youth competition

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Youth competition moved into week 5 on Sunday where the future NZ stars skills were on display in both Auckland and Wellington. 
 

Aiden Christians was named player of the day for the second week in a row as the Saints recorded a six goal…

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Port Adelaide draft Kiwi Patmore

Jake Patmore has been drafted to the Port Adelaide Football Club in the 2017 AFL Draft on Friday evening in Sydney. 
 
The 18 year old, who has affiliations with the Ngati Maru Tribe (the same tribe as Dustin Martin) played alongside fellow Draftee Conner Ballenden from the Brisbane Lions…

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Ballenden lands at the Lions

Key forward Conner Ballenden has been selected by the Brisbane Lions at Pick 43 at the 2017 AFL Draft.
 

With New Zealand heritage, Ballenden’s size, marking ability and prowess around the goal was underlined at the 2017 NAB AFL Combine. The key forward won the kicking test, being…

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2017 NPC to showcase talent

The upcoming AFL New Zealand National Provincial Championships in Auckland will feature a raft of talent who will be playing in the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership commencing in February next year. 
 

Overall there are 50 players playing in the NPC that have either been retained or drafted into…

24 Nov 9:52 AM 0 Read More...

Mackie to shine at the Suns in 2018

Otago based New Zealand representative Josh Mackie has been selected by the Northern Suns in the hotly contested Category 3 at the 2017 National Draft. 
 

The 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership runners up also selected the exciting young duo of Will Kempt from Wellington and Chai Proctor from Otago…

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