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HANNAH GREEN

HANNAH GREEN

December 21, 2020 | Uncategorized | No Comments

HANNAH GREEN (Te Whānau a Apanui, Ngāti Maniapoto) R/U CME Group Tour Championship.

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2020 MĀORI SPORTS AWARDS

2020 MĀORI SPORTS AWARDS

December 11, 2020 | Uncategorized | No Comments

The Aotearoa Māori Sports Awards Charitable Trust in celebrating its 30 years of existence is hosting an innovative awards event this year due to Covid and international restrictions with a 3 episode television series entitled ’30 in 30’ where a panel will debate the selection of the 30 most influential Māori Sportspeople of the past…

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Portia Woodman World Rugby Women’s Sevens Player of the Decade

Portia Woodman World Rugby Women’s Sevens Player of the Decade

December 8, 2020 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Black Ferns’ Portia Woodman (Ngāpuhi) took home the women’s sevens player of the decade award, Woodman also won the women’s try of the decade award for her effort against the United States in the semi-final of the 2017 World Cup.

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Our Truth, Tā Mātou Pono: Monocultural sports coverage has marginalised Māori stars

Our Truth, Tā Mātou Pono: Monocultural sports coverage has marginalised Māori stars

December 6, 2020 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Our Truth, Tā Mātou Pono is a Stuff project investigating the history of racism. Part one has focused on Stuff and its newspapers, and how we have portrayed Māori. Tony Smith looks at the history of how Māori have been represented in the sports pages. RICKY WILSON/STUFFOur Truth, Tā Mātou Pono: Dick Garratt of the Māori Sports Awards Trustworthy,…

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RUIA MORRISON DOCO WINS NZTV BEST SPORTS PROGRAMME

RUIA MORRISON DOCO WINS NZTV BEST SPORTS PROGRAMME

November 19, 2020 | Uncategorized | No Comments

2019 ‘SPINOFF’ created a documentary series called “SCRATCHED” starring Ruia ‘From Rotorua to Wimbledon: the unlikely tale of lost tennis legend Ruia Morrison’ One of New Zealand’s most successful tennis players has fallen through the cracks of sporting history. The two episodes tell the story of Ruia Morrison, Wimbledon quarter finalist. This documentary series was…

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