One percenters helped Hodge return

Super Rugby

Melbourne Rebels coach Dave Wessels welcomes back injured duo Reece Hodge and Adam Coleman back into his 23 for the sides first home clash against the Highlanders. Wessels says he's particularly looking forward to see how Hodge plays off the bench months of grinding in rehab so he could return.

The Rebels take on the Highlanders at AAMI Park on Friday March 1, kicking off at 7:45pm AEDT, LIVE on FOX SPORTS and via RUGBY.com.au RADIO. Buy tickets here.