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    Ngāpuhi baseballer set to get a taste of college life in US

    Ngāpuhi's Jason Matthews is one of five young New Zealand baseballers who will attend college in America and will be trained by some of America's top baseball coaches. ​

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    Native Affairs – Road to Rio

    In just four days, the Rio Olympics starts in Brazil. So, what does it take to make an Olympian? Rugby star Portia Woodman, shares her whānau secrets to success.

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    Adidas release new Māori All Black jersey

    Today Adidas released the new Māori All Blacks jersey, inspired by the natural elements of Aotearoa. 

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    Olympic pronunciation challenge for Maipi

    He's a well-known name in the Māori household. Presenter and sports commentator Te Arahi Maipi is now taking up a name challenge of his own ahead of the Rio Olympics. With recent controversies surrounding the mispronunciation of Māori and Pasifika names by sports commentators, Te Arahi hopes to do Olympic athletes justice as the new face of the special Rio Olympics broadcast in New Zealand.

  5. Video for Girls empowered by girls-only judo class

    Girls empowered by girls-only judo class

    In an effort to increase the number of female judo fighters on the mat, Gisborne Judo Club is leading the way with a 'girls night' so females of all ages can learn self-defence. Fifth Dan Sensei Kiki Velloza says the initiative has proven popular and she is excited to see the numbers of Judo girls on the rise.

  6. Video for Online Extra - League Legend’s support potential NZ Māori RLWC exhibition match.

    Online Extra- League Legend’s support potential NZ Māori RLWC exhibition match.

    Kiwi's legend  Tawera Nikau, Former Australian International Steve Price, Te Arawa’s Dean Whare and Māori Rugby League chair John Devonshire were among official guests at the RLWC Announcement  - Tournament Draw 2017. We talk about how the Kiwis and Kangaroo’s teams will shape and a possible exhibition match between NZ Māori and Australian Indigenous.

  7. Video for Duco Events announce Lilly Taurau will fight Laura Newell

    Duco Events announce Lilly Taurau will fight Laura Newell

    Preschool Teacher Laura Newell confirmed to fight Ngāpuhi’s Lily Taurau.  The Mai FM Radio Announcer Taurau is happy with the new opponent despite Laura having fought two weeks ago and only losing by split decision. Due to illness Bachelor’s Naz Khanjani was pulled from fighting, Duco Events Chief executive Martin Snedden said the after further consultation with a doctor the decision was made to cancel the matchup.

  8. Video for Online sports extra - Bowyn Morgan

    Online sports extra- Bowyn Morgan

    Bowyn Morgan from Tainui Waka will look to extend his unbeaten pro record to eight fights when he takes on Australian Kris George tomorrow night in Christchurch. Morgan who is the undercard to the main event between Joseph Parker and Solomon Haumono is confident he has what it takes to defeat the Australian Champion. 

  9. Video for Online sports extra - Motu Sisters

    Online sports extra- Motu Sisters

    Motu sisters are preparing for the National Amateur Boxing competition in Rotorua. The current NZ gold medallist Maria Motu-Gemmell will again fight in the highly competitive 57kg women weight division, while younger sister Sally Motu will take on a stacked field in the 66kg youth girls weight division. While both girls are competing at the National competition, they’re also hoping New Zealand will also grant them permission to compete at the Queensland Golden Gloves next month. This will be the first time for both fighters. 

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    NZ baseballers in training mode ahead of World Champs

    Two New Zealand baseball teams are preparing to depart for their respective world championships. Two of the biggest world events on the global baseball calendar.

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