New Zealand name team to play Argentina

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Steve Hansen has named a hugely experienced team to take on the Pumas this weekend. The only exception to that rule is the inclusion of debutant centre Frank Saili, who comes in for the injured Ma’a Nonu. Owen Franks, also injured, is replaced by Charlie Faumuina.

New Zealand team to play Argentina in Waikato (caps in brackets):
1. Tony Woodcock (100)
2. Andrew Hore (78)
3. Charlie Faumuina (9)
4. Brodie Retallick (16)
5. Samuel Whitelock (43)
6. Steven Luatua (3)
7. Richie McCaw – captain (118)
8. Kieran Read (53)
9. Aaron Smith (17)
10. Daniel Carter (95)
11. Julian Savea (13)
12. Francis Saili *
13. Conrad Smith (71)
14. Ben Smith (17)
15. Israel Dagg (30)

Reserves:
16. Dane Coles (7)
17. Wyatt Crockett (15)
18. Ben Franks (26)
19. Jeremy Thrush (2)
20. Sam Cane (9)
21. Tawera Kerr-Barlow (6)
22. Beauden Barrett (9)
23. Charles Piutau (2)