Big Wraps Podcast: Mental wellbeing of the sporting elite to the forefront after tragic loss of Olivia Podmore

  • 12/08/2021

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A sombre tone to open this week with two stories that rocked New Zealand's sporting landscape.

Blackcaps great Chris Cairns is in a fight for his life while Kiwi cyclist Olivia Podmore tragically lost hers. 

Can the All Blacks lock up the Bledisloe Cup for another year and should we be worried following their lacklustre finish last weekend? 

Dame Noeline Taurua has turned to youth as the new wave of Silver Ferns presents an exciting change in the world of netball. 

And surely not - Can the NZ warriors make a late run at the NRL playoffs? 

Newshub online producer Brad Lewis and Newshub sports reporter Lucy Thomson join host James Regan to debate the big sporting issues in Big Wraps.