Gridiron New Zealand National Provincial Championship 2000

Gridiron New Zealand Logo 2000 [Ref: 3]


DateHome TeamAway Team
Game 1Palmerston North
12.02.2000Auckland Hammerheads19Manawatu Bulls6
Game 2Upper Hutt
19.02.2000Wellington Reapers6Auckland Hammerheads50
Gridiron New Zealand National Provincial Championship Results 2000 [Ref: 1]


Auckland Hammerheads won the National Provincial Championship in Gridiron NewZealand in 2000, defeating the Manawatu Bulls 12-6 at home, before triumphing 50-6 in the second game in Upper Hutt against the home side, Wellington Reapers. The match between Auckland and Wellington was the first ever Gridiron New Zealand game to be televised nationally. it was shown four times on Wellington’s Saturn Television during February.

Internet Archive

[1] Gridiron NZ Wayback Machine (2001) Home: AUCKLAND WINS THE NATIONAL PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 4 July 2020]

[2] Gridiron NZ (2000) Kiwi Bowl XVIII [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 21 March 2000]


[3] Gridiron NZ Wayback Machine (2001) head_left [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 4 July 2020]


Thanks to Richard Conville.

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