2017 AFL International Cup
The AFL has announced the 2017 AFL International Cup (IC17) will be held in Melbourne, from August 5-19. It will be the sixth International Cup and will consisted of 18 men’s and 7 women’s teams.
The AFL International Cup is played every three years. No expatriate Australians are eligible to play. Teams comprise solely of amateurs who must be nationals of the country they represent. In 2014 there were 25 teams (18 men’s and seven women’s) representing 18 nations. Papua New Guinea won the men’s event, while Canada was victorious in the women’s.
|Sat Aug 5||AFLIC17 Official Launch|
|Sun Aug 6||Round One|
|Wed Aug 9||Round Two (School Matches)|
|Sat Aug 12||Round Three (Community Matches)|
|Tue Aug 15||Round Four (Finals)|
|Fri Aug 18||Round Five (Grand Finals)|
|Fri Aug 18||AFL IC17 Gala Dinner|
|Sat Aug 19||Men's Grand Final
Women's Grand Final