Rugby: Hawke’s Bay Tui star Leilani Hakiwai broke ankle, played through final, scored try


Leilani Hakiwai endured the pain and discomfort all week, and played all of the epic final. Photo / Ian Cooper

One of the heroes of the Hawke’s Bay Tui Farah Palmer Cup women’s rugby Championship win has revealed that she played the final, and scored a try, with a broken ankle.

Plucky 17-year-old Leilani Hakiwai

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