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Chiefs coach Dave Rennie has made a few changes to his side including starting Robbie Robinson on the wing and Andrew Horrell moving back to fullback. Toby Smith starts in the front row while Jackson Willison returns to the No 13 Jersey with captain Craig Clarke back in the line up for the crucial match.
The match is also Chiefs’ top try scorer and crowd favourite Sona Taumalolo’s 50th game in Chiefs colours.
Chiefs: Andrew Horrel, Lelia Masaga, Jackson Willison, Sonny Bill Williams, Robbie Robinson, Aaron Cruden, Tawera Kerr-Barlow, Kane Thompson, Tanerau Latimer, Liam Messam, Brodie Retallick, Craig Clarke (c), Ben Tameifuna, Hika Elliot, Toby Smith. Reserves: Mahonri Schwalger, Sona Taumalolo, Michael Fitzgerald, Sam Cane, Brendon Leonard, Asaeli Tikoirotuma, Tim Nanai-Williams.