Blues A XV starting line-up against Pampas

Blues A XV starting line-up against Pampas

Players from the full Blues training squad and the Blues High Performance programme have been selected to challenge the visiting Argentinian Pampas this Friday.
Key starters include Ben Lam and Tevita Li, who are returning from the Blues’ tour of South Africa. The team will be captained by lock Culum Retallick.

Kick-off is 7pm at Pakuranga Rugby Club, FREE entry.

The team is:
1. Nic Mayhew (North Harbour)
2. Matt Moulds (Blues)
3. Sione Malifeo (North Harbour)
4. Culum Rettalick (Blues)
5. Will Lloyd (Blues)
6. Joe Edwards (Blues)
7. Kara Pryor (Northland)
8. Airi Hunt (Auckland)
9. Jake Ashby (Auckland)
10. Matt McGahan (North Harbour)
11. Tevita Li (Blues)
12. Pita Ahki (Blues)
13. Matt Vaega (Blues)
14. Ben Lam (Blues)
15. Matt Wright (Northland)

 
Reserves:
16. Greg Pleasants Tate (Blues)
17. Fraser Armstrong (Auckland)
18. †Marcel Renata (Auckland)
19. Gerard Tuioti-Mariner (North Harbour)
20. Josh Blucher (North Harbour)
21. Raniera Takarangi (North Harbour)
22. Troy Gilbert (Northland)
23. Liam Steel (Auckland)
24. Scott Scrafton (Auckland)
25. Nick Smith (Auckland)