Motai Tangata Rau

Tainui’s best battle for Te Matatini 2017 qualification – Defending regional champions Mōtai Tangata Rau started their performance with an item referring to an historic event where beheaded warriors were placed around Taupiri Maunga. “Our entry is about a well-known battle within Waikato involving Ngāti Mahuta and Ngāti Raukawa.” Paraone …