27 Feb 2024

Sports-chat with Marc Hinton

From Nine To Noon, 11:45 am on 27 February 2024

Super Rugby Pacific has kicked off but there are mixed opinions on the new 'smart' mouthguards designed to detect head knocks.

Two players were called off for assessments after alerts from the tech, despite not having any blows to the head.

Marc Hinton also looks the Black Caps' World Cup preparations, whether it is finally the Warriors' year, and Eliza McCartney's latest pole vault success.

Eliza McCartney competing at the 2023 Brisbane Track Classic

Eliza McCartney of New Zealand in action during the women’s Pole Vault at the 2023 Brisbane Track Classic Photo: PHOTOSPORT