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North starts as Lions face the Maori

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The British and Irish Lions face the Maori All Blacks in the penultimate game before the first Test against New Zealand in just over a week's time.

George North starts for the Lions on the left wing as they take on the second string New Zealand side in Rotorua (kick-off 8.35am), making his second appearance in the red shirt so far in this tour.

The Lions' game is being broadcast on Sky Sports from 8am on Saturday morning.

LIONS TEAM TO FACE MAORI ALL BLACKS
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Rotorua International Stadium
8.35am (BST)
15 Leigh Halpenny (Toulon, Wales)
14 Anthony Watson (Bath Rugby, England)
13 Jonathan Davies (Scarlets, Wales)
12 Ben Te’o (Worcester Warriors, England)
11 George North (Northampton Saints, Wales)
10 Johnny Sexton (Leinster, Ireland)
9 Conor Murray (Munster, Ireland)
1 Mako Vunipola (Saracens, England)
2 Jamie George (Saracens, England)
3 Tadhg Furlong (Leinster, Ireland)
4 Maro Itoje (Saracens, England)
5 George Kruis (Saracens, England)
6 Peter O’Mahony (Munster, Ireland, capt)
7 Sean O’Brien (Leinster, Ireland)
8 Taulupe Faletau (Bath Rugby, Wales)

16 Ken Owens (Scarlets, Wales)
17 Jack McGrath (Leinster, Ireland)
18 Kyle Sinckler (Harlequins, England)
19 Iain Henderson (Ulster, Ireland)
20 Sam Warburton (Cardiff Blues, Wales)
21 Greig Laidlaw (Gloucester Rugby, Scotland)
22 Dan Biggar (Ospreys, Wales)
23 Elliot Daly (Wasps, England)