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Highlanders fullback/first five-eighth James Wilson will be returning to New Zealand this weekend due to a hip injury.


Wilson injured his hip while playing against the Bulls in Pretoria.

Highlanders manager Greg O’Brien said from South Africa this morning; ‘Unfortunately James has not recovered from the hip injury as well as we had hoped.’

‘He is going back to New Zealand as he requires further assessment of his injury’.

Fullback Glen Horton a member of the Highlanders wider training group will be flying to South Africa today to join the Highlanders in Cape Town.



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