Organisers of the 2022 National Māori Basketball tournament due to kick off in Rotorua today say the event’s been axed, a casualty of the Covid-19 Omicron spreading across the motu.
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NBA import not enough to avoid six straight loss for Breakers
The Breakers have been defeated by Tasmania in Hobart.
Leger-Walker sisters eyeing WNBA basketball but staying 'humble'
Krystal Leger-Walker centre and sister Charlisse right.
Tall Ferns finish fifth in Asia Cup, beating Chinese Taipei
The Tall Ferns defeated Chinese Taipei 74-59 to finish fifth in the FIBA Asia Cup in Jordan.
MUST WIN FOR TALL FERNS AT FIBA ASIA CUP BASKETBALL – LIVE ON MĀORI TELEVISION!
The Tall Ferns must win their last pool game against India to have a hope of getting through the semi-finals in their third game at the FIBA Asia Cup in Jordan – 11.00 PM tonight on MĀORI TELEVISION, streaming on maoritelevision.com and MĀORI+.
Tall Ferns player chooses gym job over game
Covid restrictions are adding more pressure on elite-level athletes, according to former Tall Fern, Matangiroa Flavell.
Super star Steven Adams posts message in te reo Māori to his followers
It's the fourth year Adams has run the Steven Adams High School Invitational, and he's made sure his Māori fans can make it to support the event.
Breakers return home to play remaining season in Aotearoa
The remainder of their season games will be played on home soil, with their first game held at the Trusts Arena in West Auckland.
NBA star Kyrie Irving pays homage to his Native American heritage
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving honoured his Native American heritage by performing a cleansing ceremony and burning sage on the court ahead of a pre-season clash with the Boston Celtics at the weekend.
Basketball star returns to the court after courageous breast cancer battle
Mangākahia had a breakout season in 2018-2019, averaging 17 points, 9 assists, and 5 rebounds, leading the team to the 3rd seed - the highest in the school's history.