Watch: Emotional Final Haka By Former All Blacks At Jonah Lomu Memorial
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Thousands of fans gathered at Eden Park as Jonah Lomu’s former team-mates gave him a very special farewell.
Tributes were paid to New Zealand rugby great Jonah Lomu at an emotional memorial service inside Eden Park stadium in Auckland on Monday.
Former players, family and thousands of fans gathered to say goodbye as the men Lomu shared the All Black jersey with performed one final haka amid incredible scenes.
The emotional war dance was led by the great Buck Shelford alongside the likes of Tana Umaga, John Kirwan and Jeff Wilson.
World Rugby chairman Bernard Lapasset led the tributes to the former All Blacks winger, who died of a rare kidney condition at the age of 40 earlier this month.