The BNZ Crusaders have named their 23 man squad to face the Bulls at Loftus on Saturday which sees the inclusion of an All Blacks trio.
Richie Mo’unga and Ryan Crotty will start after having being rested as part of the mandatory rotation policy of the All Blacks.
David Havilli comes in for Will Jordan whilst the pack is unchanged.
Sam Whitelock will captain the star-studded side as they look to kick their South African tour off in the perfect fashion.
They will face the Bulls this weekend before travelling to Cape Town to play the Stormers who have a bye this week after their loss to Jaguares in Argentina.
Crusaders – 15 David Havili, 14 Sevu Reece, 13 Jack Goodhue, 12 Ryan Crotty, 11 George Bridge, 10 Richie Mo’unga, 9 Bryn Hall, 8 Kieran Read, 7 Matt Todd (c), 6 Jordan Taufua, 5 Scott Barrett, 4 Mitchell Dunshea, 3 Michael Alaalatoa, 2 Codie Taylor, 1 Joe Moody.
Subs: 16 Andrew Makalio, 17 Harry Allan, 18 Oliver Jager, 19 Luke Romano, 20 Whetu Douglas, 21 Mitchell Drummond, 22 Mitchell Hunt, 23 Braydon Ennor.