Paul Henare remains committed to the Tall Blacks for the World Cup although he has accepted a coaching position with Melbourne United.
Ngāti Koroki-Kahukura, Ngāti Whāwhākia, Cook Island
Tamati Tiananga grew up in a small settlement west of Huntly called Te Kauri with his grandparents. He is of heritage and is a graduate of Te Wharekura o Rākaumangamanga. He attended Waikato University for two years studying towards a Bachelors of Education however he followed his heart and chose to pursue a broadcasting career as a television reporter.
Tamati is a Senior Sports Reporter in Te Kāea and has covered a wide range of stories from grassroots to sport at an international level.
If you have a story to share with Tamati, email him here: firstname.lastname@example.org