12 Nov 2012

Tennis great Ruia Morrison-Davy

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:10 pm on 12 November 2012

In 1957, at the age of just 21, a young woman from Te Kotu surprised the world when she made it to the quarter finals of the Wimbleton Open, making history in the process as the first Maori woman to compete. She has not been back to London since her days on the court, but her memories of the time are undimmed.