Shane Christie will captain the Highlanders' as they complete their two match preseason tour of Australia, and final 2015 pre-season game, against the Rebels tomorrow night at Ashwood Reserve, Melbourne. The team will be looking for their third win during the pre-season window and will again employ a squad of 28 for the match. Kick-off at 6.30pm (8.30pm NZT).

Fumiaka Tanaka will rejoin the Highlanders for his first pre-season game after meeting the team in Melbourne on his way back to New Zealand following the completion of the Japanese National Competition. 

1. Kane Hames
2. Ash Dixon
3. Ross Geldenhuys
4. Mark Reddish
5. Tom Franklin
6. Dan Pryor
7. Shane Christie (C)
8. Elliot Dixon
9. Josh Renton
10. Lima Sopoaga
11. Patrick Osborne
12. Jason Emery
13. Teihorangi Walden
14. Waisake Naholo
15. Kurt Baker

REPLACEMENTS:

16. Brendon Edmonds
17. Liam Coltman
18. Pingi Ta'alapitaga
19. Joe Wheeler
20. Alex Ainley
21. Gareth Evans
22. John Hardie
23. Nasi Manu
24. Fumiaka Tanaka
25. Marty Banks
26. Michael Collins
27. Ryan Tongia
28. Trent Renata

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