Māori athletes to attend Commonwealth Games named

By Aroha Mane

Squash New Zealand are announcing their team heading to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in April. 

Two top Māori athletes have been named in the team this morning Ngāti Porou's Joelle King and Te Ati Awa's Amanda Murphy.

Other Māori athletes also expected to head to the Games are World Bowls champion Shannon McIlroy, Ngāi Tahu's Para-athlete Holly Robinson and champion swimmer Laticia-Leigh Transom.

More on today's announcement will be on Te Kāea later today.