Four new caps for NZ Maori
Sportal.co.nz 09 Jun 2010 Getty Images
Five other newcomers have been named on the bench.
Coach Jamie Joseph said the match would be a great first game for his side which will play internationals against Ireland and England later in the month.
"The Barbarians have named a strong squad with a big forward pack and we know this will be a physical game that will provide us with a good challenge," Joseph said.
"We have begun our preparations well and everyone is looking forward to getting this tour off to a good start."
The team is: (with province and iwi in brackets) 1.Bronson Murray (Northland-Ngapuhi), 2.Corey Flynn (Canterbury-Kai Tahu), 3.Clint Newland (Hawke's Bay-Ngati Kahungunu), 4.Isaac Ross (Canterbury-Ngati Kahungunu), 5.Daniel Ramsay (Wellington-Kai Tahu), 6.Jarrad Hoeata (Taranaki-Ngati Kahungunu/Ngai Tuhoe), 7.Tanerau Latimer (Bay of Plenty-Tapuika/Ngati Makino/TeArawa), 8.Liam Messam – captain (Waikato-Ngai Tuhoe), 9.Chris Smylie (North Harbour-Ngati Mutunga), 10.Stephen Brett (Canterbury-Ngapuhi/TeArawa), 11.Hosea Gear (Wellington – Ngati Porou/Ngariki Kaiputahi), 12.Luke McAlister (North Harbour – Te Atiawa), 13.Jackson Willison (Waikato-Ngati Mahuta), 14.Sean Maitland (Canterbury-Ngapuhi), 15.Robbie Robinson (Southland-Ngati Tuwharetoa).
Reserves: 16.Dane Coles (Wellington-Ngati Porou), 17.Ben Afeaki (North Harbour-Ngati Awa), 18.Romana Graham (Waikato-Ngati Awa), 19.Hayden Triggs (Otago-Ngati Kahungunu), 20.Colin Bourke (Bay of Plenty-Ngati Wairere), 21.Aaron Smith (Manawatu-Ngati Kahungunu), 22.Dwayne Sweeney (Waikato-Ngati Mahanga).
Most popular News:
Interactive match statistics for ITM Cup Round Seven01.Oct.2014
Jock Hobbs Memorial Under 19 tourney unearthing some diamonds01.Oct.2014
Wellington named for Ranfurly Shield challenge30.Sep.2014
Sonny Bill to play two games for Counties Manukau30.Sep.2014
New Zealand Schools team named for Test against Fiji Schools29.Sep.2014
Dan Carter’s integration still undecided29.Sep.2014