Brett Ranga included in New Zealand Heartland XV

New Zealand Heartland XV Coach Mark Rutene has named 26 players for a three-match programme taking place next month. The team features 14 players that will be taking the field in Mitre 10 Heartland Championship Finals this weekend. The New Zealand Heartland XV is; Carl Carmichael King Country Josh Clark North Otago Ralph Darling North Otago Anthony Ellis Buller Tristan Flutey Wairarapa