Lam returns for All Blacks Sevens
February 4, 2014
Ben Lam is one of several changes to the squad that made the Las Vegas final © Getty Images
Ben Lam will return to the All Blacks Sevens side for the fifth leg of the IRB Sevens World Series in Wellington on February 7 and 8.
Veteran playmaker Tomasi Cama also returns to the side after missing the recent Las Vegas Sevens through injury, while coach Gordon Tietjens has handed a debut to 18 year old Auckland forward Akira Ioane.
South Africa lead the standing by one point after their 14-7 victory over the All Blacks in the Las Vegas final.
All Blacks Sevens squad: Tomasi Cama, Scott Curry, Ambrose Curtis, DJ Forbes (captain), Bryce Heem, Gillies Kaka, Akira Ioane, Ben Lam, Tim Mikkelson, Lote Raikabula, Sherwin Stowers, George Tilsley
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