Video: What exactly is a haka?

The All Blacks perform the haka before every international game but why do they do it and what does it mean? 

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BBC Video

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Video: Haka performed in BBC studio

The Maori Performing Arts Company demonstrate the dance for the benefit of BBC News viewers. 

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BBC Video

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Video: To Tweet or Not to Tweet, That Is the Question

Many of the world's most famous athletes have made it big on Twitter, but that may no longer be the case. Some sports associations have banned players from Twittering.

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Video: Newsy

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Running with the Ball / The All Blacks

The All Blacks perform the traditional Haka on the pitch prior to a match (Copyright: Scanpix)The All Blacks perform the traditional Haka on the pitch prior to a match (Copyright: Scanpix)

 

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