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  1. Match Report – Irish Banshees International Cup Win
  2. Banshees win AFL International Cup in a thriller
  3. Banshees Ready for Grand Final Glory
  4. Heartbreak for Warriors as Final Dream Dashed at Siren
  5. Delighted Banshees reach IC17 Grand Final
August 20, 2017
Match Report – Irish Banshees International Cup Win

From AFL Europe By Riley Brettell The Irish Banshees have claimed the sweetest revenge imaginable to take out the 2017 International Cup, coming out on top of the Canadian Northern Lights in as thrilling a sporting contest as you would see anywhere in the world. In a match fitting of top billing at the MCG…

August 19, 2017
Banshees win AFL International Cup in a thriller

Ireland Banshees 4.1 (25) Canada Northern Lights 3.3 (21) The Alfa Irish Banshees, the Irish women’s Australian Rules Football national team have won the 2017 AFL International Cup this morning in the Etihad Stadium, Melbourne. In a nail biting finish, with the Irish up by less than a goal, they held the valiant Canadian women…

August 18, 2017
Banshees Ready for Grand Final Glory

The women’s Irish Aussie Rules team, the Alfa Irish Banshees take on the Canada Northern Lights in the 2017 AFL International Cup Grand Final this coming Saturday in the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne at 4:30pm local time, 7:30am GMT.  The tournament is the showpiece event of international Aussie Rules calendar with nations from all over…

August 16, 2017
Heartbreak for Warriors as Final Dream Dashed at Siren

It was heartbreak for the Irish Warriors in their final pool game against New Zealand on Tuesday.  Winning the game that would get them to the International Cup Grand Final entering the closing seconds, a New Zealand kick inside Ireland’s defensive 50 somehow turned into a free kick for the Hawks.  Then the siren sounded and…

August 16, 2017
Delighted Banshees reach IC17 Grand Final

It was a fabulous day for the Irish Banshees as they secured their third successive International Cup Grand Final after a tense, hard fought victory over neighbours Great Britain.  Next up is a rematch of the last two Grand Finals against the strong Canadians with both nations having won one Grand Final each to date. …

August 13, 2017
IC17: Irish News after Round 3

Round 3 of the pools in both the men’s and women’s competitions at the 2017 International Cup were completed today with the Alfa Irish Banshees topping their group with a convincing victory over Papua New Guinea Flames 9.7 61 to 0.3 3.  Read the AFL Europe match report here http://www.afleurope.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Round-Three-Ireland-Banshees-vs-PNG.pdf This result means the Banshees…

August 13, 2017
IC17 Match Report: Irish Warriors 9.16 (70) Great Britain 8.7 (55)

Report from Ash Nugent for World Footy News Ireland has defeated Great Britain by fifteen points, in Round 3 of the 2017 International Cup. The Community Round between Great Britain and Ireland took place at Koornang Park, Carnegie, home of the Caulfield Bears. The match was wedged between Caulfield’s Seniors and Reserves, and they were happy hosts, running…

August 9, 2017
IC 17 Match Report: Irish Warriors 11.13(79) v France 2.2(14)

Round 2 IRELAND vs FRANCE ST PATRICK’S COLLEGE, BALLARAT WEDNESDAY AUGUST 9th 12.30pm Courtesy of www.afleurope.org By SIMEON SWAIN and EDWARD BOURKE Ireland have continued their impressive start to the International Cup, shaking off a spirited France to win by 65 points at St Patrick’s College in the inaugural Schools Round. St Patrick’s is well-known…

August 9, 2017
IC 17 Match Report: Alfa Irish Banshees 8.13(61) European Crusaders 0.0

Round 2 Irish Banshees vs European Crusaders – St Patrick’s College, Ballarat – August 9th, 10:45am Courtesy of www.afleurope.org BY RILEY BRETTELL AND TARA COSOLETO The Alfa Irish Banshees continued their strong start to the AFL International Cup with a 61-point victory over the European Crusaders in Ballarat today. Magnificent sunshine covered the ground at…

August 8, 2017
Irish recap AFL International Cup Day 1

The Irish Banshees and Warriors had starts to the AFL International Cup 2017 they would have dreamed of for three years.  After Grand Finals defeats for both teams in 2014 maybe they was some more hope for the opposition when facing the men and women in green.  However in the Warriors defeat of reigning champions…

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