Canterbury AFL Final a nail biter

Northwood Park in Christchurch played host to the 2015 Canterbury AFL Grand Final between the Mid Ashburton Eagles and the Christchurch Bulldogs.
 

The two teams deserved their spot in the final being dominant throughout the season and the game turned out to be one of the closest finals in…

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Regional wrap up

Auckland
Round 6:
A 7 goal final quarter put away a game in which University had led throughout. However, Manurewa never laid down, playing well with good structure in bursts. Probably mostly hurt by their kick outs in the first and third quarters, with University winning some of these and…

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Regional Results

Auckland:
The University Blues cemented their spot at the top of the table with a 11.13.79 – 6.5.41 win over The Waitakere Magpies at Colin Maiden Park. Going into the final quarter there was less than a goal in it, but the Blues piled on the points…

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Regional Results

Auckland:
 
War Memorial Park in Mt Roskill played host to a double-header today with Mt Roskill Saints taking on the Waitakere Magpies in the first match.

Waitakere got out of the blocks quickly and it was all black and white in the first quarter. The Saints came alive…

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Round 3 Regional League Results

Auckland
The match of the round was held at Onepoto domain which saw the North Shore Tigers take on a strong Mt Roskill Saints outfit. Both sides started the game strong and were on equal terms going into quarter time. The Tigers put themselves under pressure early with some ill…

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Round 2 Regional League Results

Round two of the Auckland and Canterbury Regional Leagues have taken place over the weekend.
 
Auckland
The match of the round in Auckland took place between the University Blues and the Mt Roskill Saints, on a wet and windy day at Mountfort Park. University came out firing to kick 3…

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Round 1 Regional League Results

Round 1 of both the Auckland AFL and Canterbury AFL took place on Sunday 30 August.
 
Auckland
The Auckland AFL was back in action for 2015 with round 1 kicking off over the weekend, with the Waitakere Magpies, Mt Roskill Saints and University Blues all recording wins.

The North…

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AFL New Zealand regional leagues set for kick off

Keen AFL players across the country are preparing to lace up their boots for another season of club football.
 

Regional leagues will be operating across four major centres. Auckland, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago leagues will give AFL enthusiasts around the country a chance to play.

All matches will be…

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2014 NPC Awards and Goalkickers

The following players earned votes in the Best and Fairest Awards, as decided by the AFL New Zealand NPC Umpiring Panel.
11 votes. Richie Heazlewood – Canterbury. Best and Fairest for the AFL New Zealand NPC.

8 votes. Dan Benny – Otago.

5 votes. Stan Chung – Wellington.

4 votes. Shane Leat – Auckland…

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Canterbury dig deep for NPC victory

The Canterbury Cobras have taken out the 2014 AFL New Zealand NPC, putting in gutsy performances against quality opposition.
In wet, slippery conditions, the Cobras played smart football, keeping the ball under control superbly.

The day began with the Auckland Buccaneers taking on the Otago Riot. Kicking into the wind…

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Auckland, Canterbury start NPC strong

Auckland and Canterbury have recorded wins to get their NPC campaigns underway.
The matches, played at Hutt Park in Wellington, were played with high levels of skill by all four teams competing. However, the two dominant provinces in recent years showed just why they rarely lose at NPC level.

The…

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NPC set to kick off in Wellington

Four provinces are sending their best to Wellington in an effort to claim to 2014 AFL New Zealand National Provincial Championships title.
Current holders Auckland will be defending their title against strong challenges from Canterbury, Wellington and Otago, over the 6th and 7th of December at Hutt Park.

The players…

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