New Zealand's All Blacks perform their haka ahead of the start of their clash against the Springboks. Photo: Shuji Kajiyama)/AP Photo
New Zealand's All Blacks perform their haka ahead of the start of their clash against the Springboks. Photo: Shuji Kajiyama)/AP Photo

Fans called disrespectful for response to the All Blacks haka

By Time of article published Sep 22, 2019

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There was displeasure at how fans reacted to the haka ahead of the clash against the Springboks in Yokohama. 

The 75000 strong crowd began singing Ole' Ole' Ole' when the New Zealanders started Kapa O Pango. 

This was met with disapproval from those who see the haka as something scared. 

%%%twitter https://twitter.com/AllBlacks?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@AllBlackshaka of #RWC2019.

New Zealand lay down the challenge to South Africa with intimidating haka #NZLvRSA pic.twitter.com/leGlK5NFSk

— Rugby World Cup (@rugbyworldcup)

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The All Blacks went on to win the game 23-13.

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