Story: Māori and sport – hākinakina

Black Sox haka (1st of 2)

Black Sox haka

Members of the Black Sox perform a haka during the 2013 ISF (International Softball Federation) Men's World Softball Championships. One of the players holds a softball bat that has been carved with Māori designs.

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Basil Keane, 'Māori and sport – hākinakina - Māori and sport from the late 20th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 April 2024)

Story by Basil Keane, published 5 Sep 2013