Josh Lord isn't the first Taranaki second-rower to be plucked from relative obscurity into the All Blacks.
Saturday 20 March 2021, 2:05am EDT
From stark poverty and family strife to the summit of professional rugby, this is Vaea Fifita's story.
Tony Johnson pays tribute to fallen Chiefs and Maori All Blacks player Sean Wainui.
An emotional Codie Taylor broke down in tears while paying tribute to Sean Wainui following the former's death on Tuesday.
Chiefs, Bay of Plenty and Maori All Blacks star Sean Wainui has died in a car accident in Omanawa, near Tauranga, on Monday.