There will be plenty of familiar Manawatu faces in the Chiefs' starting lineup tomorrow when they take on the Hurricanes at Mangatainoka.
Turbos captain Nick Crosswell gets a start at lock, alongside Mike FitzGerald, while Aaron Cruden at first-five and Asaeli Tikoirotuma on the wing also feature.
The pre-season SuperRugby match kicks off at 3pm.
Chiefs: Pauliasi Manu, Hika Elliot, Ben Afeaki, Craig Clarke (c), Mike FitzGerald, Nick Crosswell, Tanerau Latimer, Fritz Lee, Tawera Kerr-Barlow, Aaron Cruden, Asaeli Tikoirotuma, Bundee Aki, Tim Nanai-Williams, Lelia Masaga, Gareth Anscombe.
Reserves: Mahonri Schwalger, Toby Smith, Romana Graham, Sam Cane, Augustine Pulu, Maritino Nemani, Ross Filipo, Rhys Marshall, Brodie Retallick, Liam Messam, Patrick Osborne and Ben Tameifuna.
Hurricanes: Ben Franks, Dane Coles, Jeffery Toomaga-Allen, Jeremy Thrush, Jason Eaton, Victor Vito, Karl Lowe, Brad Shields, TJ Perenara, Beauden Barrett, Julian Savea, Reynold LeeLo, Conrad Smith (c), Matt Proctor, Andre Taylor.
Reserves: Ash Dixon, Ben May, Reggie Goodes, James Broadhurst, Mark Reddish, Blade Thomson, Ardie Savea, Faifili Levave, Mike Coman, Chris Smylie, James Marshall, Tim Bateman, Ope Peleseuma, Richard Buckman.
- Manawatu Standard
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