#24 - AFL and Sports Diplomacy in China - Andrew Hunter (Port Adelaide FC)


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As the first foreign sports league to play games in China for points, the Port Adelaide Football Club has been the pioneer and driving force of seeing the AFL played annually in China for the last 2 years. On this episode, we speak with Port’s Andrew Hunter on the rationale behind Port’s China strategy, the underrated role sports diplomacy can play in Australia-China relations and what goes into making an AFL game a reality on the ground in China.

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