Hurricanes bring in Marshall for Milner-Skudder

Hurricanes coach Chris Boyd has included all of his All Blacks in this weekend’s Super Rugby match against the Reds in Brisbane on Sunday.

Boyd has almost entirely kept the faith in the team that lost to the Waratahs last week.

Nehe Milner-Skudder who has been replaced by James Marshall. Milner-Skudder has a calf injury which has ruled him out of this week’s match and opens the door for Marshall to return to the starting line up at fullback.

Matt Proctor also comes back into the starting line-up, with Cory Jane moving to the replacements bench.

Victor Vito (calf), Dane Coles (elbow), and Blade Thomson (concussion), remain on the injury list.

Hurricanes first five-eighth Beauden Barrett needs two points to surpass David Holwell’s record of 676, and become the Hurricanes’ leading point scorer of all time.


Reggie Goodes , Motu Matu’u , Ben Franks , Jeremy Thrush , James Broadhurst , Callum Gibbins , Ardie Savea , Brad Shields , TJ Perenara , Beauden Barrett , Julian Savea , Ma’a Nonu , Conrad Smith , Matt Proctor , James Marshall

Replacements : Brayden Mitchell , Jeffery Toomaga-Allen , Chris Eves , Mark Abbott , Adam Hill , Chris Smylie , Rey Lee-Lo , Cory Jane

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