Battle of the States American Football comes to New Zealand

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American Football Southern Bowl Cancelled.
Wednesday 13th January 2016

It is with much regret we must inform you that the 2016 American Football Southern Bowl has been cancelled, with all tickets purchased to be refunded in full.

The event is the first time that American Football of this caliber would be played live in New Zealand with the full entertainment experience expected at an NFL game, however it has been determined that it is not feasible to carry on with the event as it is a concept that has not resonated with the New Zealand public.

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Game One

5th March 2016

Eden Park is New Zealand's largest and most iconic stadium
Eden Park -5th March 2016.

Eden Park is New Zealand's largest and most iconic stadium. Located in central Auckland it has been the home of Auckland Cricket, Rugby and international events since the early 1900's. It was the host for the 2011 Rugby World Cup final.

Eden Park

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Game Two

12th March 2016

Westpac Stadium is known locally as The Cake Tin
Westpac Stadium -12th March 2016

Westpac Stadium is known locally as "The Cake Tin" it is wellington's main professional sporting venue, hosting national and international sporting event and music festivals throughout the year.

Westpac Stadium
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Douglas Webber Group promoter of the 2016 Southern Bowl

Douglas Webber Group

The Douglas Webber Group (DWG) was founded by Craig Douglas and Gareth Webber in December 2006 with the merger of Full Throttle events Ltd and AutoX Promotions Ltd, Party Hopper International and Rodeo productions Ltd.

DWG is focused primarily in the event industry in New Zealand and Australia. The head office is based in Christchurch, New Zealand and has a staff of four dedicated professionals who have a wide range of expertise and over 18 years of experience.

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  • 3 June, 2015 Ticketek waitlist opens
  • 11 June, 2015 Ticketek waitlist presale
  • 12 June, 2015 All tickets on sale
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