27 Nov 2020

Pasifika and Māori falling through gaps in NZ Basketball

From , 5:02 am on 27 November 2020

New Zealand Basketball is under fire over claims that its representative system leaves poorer communities out in the cold.

The sports body admits that due to their financial circumstances there are many talented young players unable to get the opportunities in basketball they deserve.

Māori and Pasifika in particular are falling through the cracks.

As Talei Anderson reports. 

Former Tall Black Lindsay Tait

Former Tall Black Lindsay Tait Photo: PHOTOSPORT