Highlanders’ Head Coach, Jamie Joseph, has made two changes to the starting team that played
the Reds in Dunedin last Friday night.

Jamie MacKintosh makes his first start for the season replacing Tony Woodcock who
has suffered a hamstring strain.  Mose Tuiali’i, who has joined the Highlanders as injury
cover for Nasi Manu, will also start tomorrow night at number 8 with Elliot Dixon returning
to the reserves.

Highlanders v Blues, Eden Park, Auckland – Friday 5 April, 7.35pm (NZ Time).
1. Jamie Mackintosh
2. Andrew Hore (Captain)
3. Chris King
4. Brad Thorn
5. Josh Bekhuis
6. Jarrad Hoeata
7. John Hardie
8. Mose Tuiali’i
9. Aaron Smith
10. Colin Slade
11. Hosea Gear (Vice-captain)
12. Ma’a Nonu
13. Jason Emery
14. Buxton Popoalii
15. Ben Smith
Reserves
16. Liam Coltman
17. Ma’afu Fia
18. TJ Ioane
19. Elliot Dixon
20. Fumiaki Tanaka
21. Lima Sopoaga
22. Phil Burleigh

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