Topic: Rugby League

NZ Māori Rugby League tournament huge success

  • Auckland

Over 20 teams of passionate Māori rugby league players can celebrate a successful end to their annual national tournament held recently in Manurewa, Auckland. 

Tomorrow, the NZ Māori Rugby League Wāhine Toa team looks to take on Fiji at Mountfort Park, with captain Rona Peters from Te Māhurehure taking the lead.

Here are some highlights shot by Māori Television's Mataora team over the weekend:

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As well as Te Kāea's report on the event:

Here are the 2015 award winners from this event:

Referee of the Tournament - Kena Waikai

Most Improved Referee - Joseph Green

Best Haka - Canterbury Māori  

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Canterbury Haka - NZ Maori Rugby League

Wahine Toa Winners - Ngāti Umutahi

Waka Winners - Ngāti Umutahi

Rohe Winners - Auckland Māori

Here is the NZ Māori Wāhine Toa team named to face Fiji tomorrow:

Photo /  NZ Maori Rugby League