Watch the epic haka farewell for Jonah Lomu

A public memorial service was held at Auckland’s Eden Park on Monday for Jonah Lomu, a rugby legend who died at age 40, after a years-long battle with kidney disease.

In a fitting send-off, Lomu’s former teammates performed a haka as his coffin was carried out of the stadium.

New Zealand traditionally performs the haka before matches to intimidate their opponents, though this one had a very different meaning.

Story by Tony Manfred and editing by Carl Mueller

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