By Associated Press Reporter
Published: 06:26 BST, 1 August 2017 | Updated: 06:26 BST, 1 August 2017
Former All Blacks centre Aaron Mauger has been hired as head coach of the Highlanders on a three-year deal from the 2018 Super Rugby season.
Mauger will replace Tony Brown, who is headed to Japan, and will work with Mark Hammett, Clarke Dermody and Jon Preston on the coaching team at the Dunedin-based club.
'Aaron has demonstrated to us the passion, commitment and dedication to coaching at the club that we believe are vital at this level and will lead