MEDIA RELEASE – 4 FEBRUARY 2016

The Pulse Energy Highlanders will begin their 2016 preseason campaign on Saturday 6th February in Hong Kong when they context the Natixis Cup against the Racing 92. The game is being played at Sui Sai Wan Stadium in Hong Kong kicking-off at 5.00pm local time (10.00pm NZT) and will be broadcast live on Sky Sport 2 from 9.55pm.

The first hit-out of the year will see the twenty-eight players named with new signing, Liam Squire starting at No 8 in his first game for the Highlanders and local player, Matt Faddes, running out as full back.

 

Pulse Energy Highlanders v Racing 92, Sui Sai Wan Stadium, Hong Kong, Sat 6th February, 5.00pm (local time)

1.   Daniel Lienert-Brown

2.   Ash Dixon

3.   Josh Hohneck

4.   Tom Franklin

5.   Joe Wheeler

6.   Elliot Dixon

7.   Shane Christie (C)

8.   Liam Squire

9.   Josh Renton

10. Lima Sopoaga

11. Patrick Osborne

12. Richard Buckman

13. Jason Emery

14. Waisake Naholo

15. Matt Faddes            

 

Reserves:

16. Greg Pleasants-Tate

17. Brendon Edmonds

18. Siosiua Halanukonuka

19. Jackson Hemopo

20. Sio Tomkinson

21. Liam Howley

22. Malakai Fekitoa

23. Tei Walden

24. Ryan Tongia

25. Marty Banks

26. Luke Whitelock

27. James Lentjes

28. Mark Reddish

 

Head Coach: Jamie Joseph Assistant Coaches: Tony Brown, Scott McLeod Manager: Paul McLaughlan

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