Superstar basketball team USA were in for a big suprise ahead of their interantional match against New Zealand when the men in black invited them to a challenge by doing the infamous Haka .

The United States stayed on course to retain their basketball World Cup title after beating New Zealand 98-71 to reach the 2014 tournament's knockout stages with two games to spare.

The Americans improved their preliminary pool record to 3-0 after New Orleans Pelicans centre Anthony Davis led the way with 21 points and nine rebounds while Kenneth Faried added 15 and 11 boards.