Night talk - Mitch Harris opening comments for Monday, 9th April 2018.
Tonight: what do you make of the controversy surrounding transgender athletes competing on the world stage? Do you think men who have transformed to be a woman have an unfair physical advantage?
In the weekend, Auckland Councillor Dick Quax took to Facebook to say he would boycott watching Laurel Hubbard participating in the women's weightlifting, and following the story that broke after this, Samoan weightlifting coach Jerry Wallwork also hit out at Hubbard competing in the women's over 90kg weightlifting category at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
- Dick Quax regrets Facebook outburst
- Samoan weightlifting coach hits out at transgender Kiwi Laurel Hubbard
Night Talk with Mitch Harris, 8pm - 12am Monday-Thursday nights on RadioLIVE, and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.