In an announcement made on Sunday afternoon, the Hamilton franchise said that electric wing Solomon Alaimalo has been ruled out of action due to sickness.
The match will be the youngster’s second appearance in the New Zealand domestic competition after he came off the bench in the dying stages of the Chiefs’ 28-27 defeat to the Highlanders in Dunedin a fortnight ago.
Nanai-Seturo had previously been playing for the All Blacks Sevens side on the World Sevens Series in the lead-up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but has since returned to Warren Gatland’s side since the year-long postponement of the event.
Kick-off for the Crusaders v Chiefs clash in Christchurch is scheduled for 3:35pm Sunday NZT.
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