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All Blacks Squad named to take on the British and Irish Lions in Test 1

09:55:00, Thu 22 Jun 2017 New Zealand Rugby 170616All Blacksv Samoa _61 (1)

The All Blacks team to play the first Test against the British and Irish Lions at Eden Park on Saturday 24 June has been named.

The match day 23 for the first Test of the DHL New Zealand Lions Series is (with Test caps in brackets):

1. Joe Moody (25)
2. Codie Taylor (16)
3. Owen Franks (91)
4. Brodie Retallick (61)
5. Samuel Whitelock (85)
6. Jerome Kaino (78)
7. Sam Cane (41)
8. Kieran Read (97) - Captain
9. Aaron Smith (59)
10. Beauden Barrett (50)
11. Rieko Ioane (2)
12. Sonny Bill Williams (34)
13. Ryan Crotty (26)
14. Israel Dagg (62) 
15. Ben Smith (61) 

16. Nathan Harris (5)
17. Wyatt Crockett (59)
18. Charlie Faumuina (47)
19. Scott Barrett (5)
20. Ardie Savea (13)
21. TJ Perenara (30) 
22. Aaron Cruden (47) / Lima Sopoaga (7)
23. Anton Lienert-Brown (10)