Te Matatini chairman Herewini Parata says an extra group will not be added into the national competition following the shock disqualification of two groups.
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For the first time, Te Pou o Mangatāwhiri has been crowned winners at the Tainui Waka Regional Kapa Haka Competition in Hamilton. A total of five teams have qualified to represent Tainui at the 2019 Te Matatini National Kapa Haka competition.
Here are the full results from the 2018 Tainui Waka Cultural Festival, from which five groups will be advancing to Te Matatini 2019 being held in Wellington.
This morning, the 2018 Tainui Waka Cultural Trust Kapa Haka Festival kicked off at Claudelands Event Centre in Hamilton. Over 500 performers from a total of 17 groups will take the regional stage today.