How All Blacks legend Wayne 'Buck' Shelford reignited the haka
Gabriel Clarke looks at the history of the haka, and interviews All Blacks legend Wayne 'Buck' Shelford about how he changed the team's approach to the famous war dance.
The haka had become something of an embarrassment before Shelford explained to his New Zealand team-mates its cultural significance.
Shelford says: "There was only 15 of us, we tried to rise to a level that there were 150 of us ... John [Kirwan] was terrible, they were all terrible, most of them don't have any rhythm!."
Watch New Zealand perform the haka one last time on Sunday morning from 8.30am on ITV1 when they face France in the 2011 Rugby World Cup final ...
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