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Junior Hawks Cup growing bigger and better

The Junior Hawks Cup is set to return even bigger and better than last year, with a great selection of schools gearing up to compete.
Open to Year 9 and 10 students, the Junior Hawks Cup is where many players get their first taste of AFL. Many players who have…

20 Oct 9:38 AM 0 Read More...

Regional League results - 11th and 12th October

Another round of exciting Regional League matches have taken place, with thrilling close matches in Canterbury, dominant teams emerging in Auckland and young players stealing the show in Wellington.
Canterbury
The two CAFL matches on Saturday saw the two top teams fighting for position in the race to the Minor…

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Regional League results: September 27 - October 5

The Regional Leagues have continued through the AFL Grand Final Weekend and are now into the 2nd half of the season in Canterbury and Auckland. The Wellington AFL also began, with four clubs battling for regional supremacy.
Canterbury
Round 5 of the Canterbury AFL took place over Grand Final weekend…

10 Oct 12:21 PM 0 Read More...

Celebration of AFL in 2nd Kahus match

The Australian Breeze and U18 New Zealand Kahus have wrapped up their series with another win to the Breeze, but plaudits and celebrations of the contributions of all players across the matches.
It was another match of improvements for the U18 New Zealand Kahus, particularly in terms of game understanding…

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Hawks fight hard in 2nd VAFA match

The New Zealand Hawks have made a strong statement in their 2nd match against the Victorian Amateur Football Association, playing with intensity and passion.
15 minutes into the first quarter, the scores remained 0.1 – 0.1, with the Hawks kicking the first point of the game, and keeping VAFA…

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VAFA give Hawks masterclass in AFL

The Victorian Amateur Football Association have served up a masterclass in AFL to the U18 New Zealand Hawks in the first match of the Challenge Cup series.
In slippery wet conditions, VAFA were unstoppable moving the ball into the attacking area, and were simply too classy despite a valiant effort…

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Friends and rivals in Kahus clash

The growing friendships between the female AFL communities of Australia and New Zealand have been celebrated in the first match of the AFL International Youth Girls Cup.
However, the match between the U18 NZ Kahus and the Australian Breeze was played with a fiercely competitive spirit, with both teams playing…

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VAFA and Australian Breeze Tour Programme

The Victorian Amateur Football Association and Australian Breeze will be playing a series of matches against the Under 18 New Zealand Hawks and Kahus respectively.
See the tour programme, which includes team lists, scoresheets, the match schedule and messages from AFL New Zealand, the Australian Youth Girls and the Victorian…

02 Oct 9:30 AM 0 Read More...

Wellington AFL Season Details

The Wellington AFL is set to get underway, with four clubs vying to take out the title.
 

The North City Demons, Wellington Saints, Hutt Valley Eagles and Eastern Bulldogs are all returning in 2014.

In the 2013 season, the Eastern Bulldogs triumphed, after defeating the North City Demons in…

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Partnerships celebrated at Community Awards

The 3rd Annual AFL New Zealand Community Awards were held in conjunction with the AFL Grand Final, and were a celebration of the many partnerships that have enabled the sport of AFL to grow and flourish in New Zealand.
With representatives from schools, Regional Sporting Trusts, local AFL clubs, AFL…

29 Sep 12:12 PM 0 Read More...

Round 4 Regional League Results

The 4th round of the Regional Leagues saw upset wins creating congested points tables, leaving all to play for over the next set of matches.
Auckland
Wet weather hampered play in Auckland, with the rare situation of a match being postponed due to ground closures. University and Pakuranga will reschedule…

23 Sep 11:32 AM 0 Read More...

Epic showdown in upcoming AFL Grand Final

Two of the best teams over the regular season are set to face off in an epic 2014 AFL Grand Final.
The Sydney Swans will travel to Melbourne to take on defending champions Hawthorn, in a match that will decide which team can lay claim to greatness.

The Swans, minor…

22 Sep 12:29 PM 0 Read More...