Rematches coming in AAFL playoffs

A rematch between the Waitakere Magpies and North Shore Tigers is on the cards for the AAFL semifinals, after a one point win to the Magpies gave them home advantage for the match.
Auckland
The major contest of the round was between the Magpies and the Tigers, who sat 2nd…

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Blues win Canterbury AFL + Regional Results

The Eastern Blues have taken the Canterbury AFL title, winning a tough contest against the Christchurch Bulldogs.
Canterbury
Heading into the Canterbury AFL Grand Final, neither team could claim to be outright favourites, having both won matches against each other during the regular season, with the Bulldogs claiming the Minor…

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Upsets in Regional AFL matches

Some shock results took place in the weekend of AFL matches for the 1st and 2nd of November, with the Auckland AFL points table in particular looking very different from the week before.
Wellington
The North City Demons fired a warning shot to the rest of the WAFL competition with…

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Bulldogs win minor CAFL Premiership

The first finalist for the 2014 Canterbury AFL has been found, with the Christchurch Bulldogs looking like strong contenders for the major premiership.
As top qualifiers, the Bulldogs will progress automatically to the Grand Final. The are likely to be joined by the Blues, but there is always the possibility…

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Regional League Results - October 18/19

The recently completed Regional League matches around the country saw the powerful teams in Canterbury storm towards the finals, an upset result in Auckland, and two unbeaten Wellington sides going head to head.
Auckland
The AAFL points table is looking interesting heading into the Labour Weekend break, with four teams…

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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…

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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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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…

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AFL gaining popularity in Otago

Australian rules football – a sport which baffles many New Zealanders with the bouncing ball and odd refereeing signals – is gaining popularity in Dunedin.
Just a couple of weeks before the local competition kicks off, weekly open practices have started at Logan Park.

More than 40 people turned up to the…

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Regional League Round 3 Results

Round three of the Auckland and Canterbury Regional Leagues have taken place, with the points tables beginning to take shape.

Canterbury
In Canterbury, the Eastern Blues and the Christchurch Bulldogs reasserted their dominance over the rest of the competition.

The Blues put the University Cougars to the sword, running up…

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Senior Leagues: Round 2 Results, Round 3 Previews

Round Two of the Auckland AFL and Canterbury AFL took place last weekend, with an exciting round of matches set to take place this weekend.
In Auckland, the North Shore Tigers registered their first win of the competition, beating the Pakuranga Panthers. The Panthers looked capable of an upset in…

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