Spencer makes Super 12 comeback
April 6, 2000
All Black first five Carlos Spencer makes his comeback from injury this weekend.
Spencer who has not played since the World CUp will make his return from the substitute's bench.
Blues coach Gordon Hunter has chosen an interesting side for the game against the Stormers at Eden Park on Saturday.
Troy Flavell and Doug Howlett were ruled out because of injury, there are still doubts about Adrian Cashmore's fitness so he is bracketed with Hayden Taylor. The full side is :
1. Paul Thomson
16. Steven Devine
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