Wales change two for New Zealand

Date published: June 16 2016

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Wales head coach Warren Gatland has made two changes to the starting XV that will face New Zealand in the second Test to be played in Wellington on Saturday. 

Mid-week captain Luke Charteris comes in for Bradley Davies which sees the latter drop to the bench as Jake Ball misses out completely on the matchday squad.

Liam Williams shifts to right wing in place of injured George North which sees Rhys Patchell slot in the full-back position.

Another change amongst the replacements sees utility back Gareth Anscombe make way for fly-half Rhys Priestland.

Wales: 15 Rhys Patchell, 14 Liam Williams, 13 Jonathan Davies, 12 Jamie Roberts, 11 Hallam Amos, 10 Dan Biggar, 9 Rhys Webb, 8 Taulupe Faletau, 7 Sam Warburton (c), 6 Ross Moriarty, 5 Alun Wyn Jones, 4 Luke Charteris, 3 Samson Lee, 2 Ken Owens, 1 Gethin Jenkins
Replacements: 16 Scott Baldwin, 17 Rob Evans, 18 Tomas Francis, 19 Bradley Davies, 20 Ellis Jenkins, 21 Gareth Davies, 22 Rhys Priestland, 23 Scott Williams

Date: Saturday, June 18
Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Kick-off: 19:35 local (07:35 GMT)
Referee: Jaco Peyper (South Africa)
Assistant Referees: Jérôme Garcès (France), Wayne Barnes (England)
TMO: George Ayoub (Australia)

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