Sam Whitelock has also been named as captain with Sam Cane and Ben Smith acting as his vice-captains.
Despite two tries and two assists, Ioane and the Blues couldn't come away with a win the 24-32 loss.
The winger left the Highlanders with 14 men for 62 minutes after this outrageous act.
An early red card to Tevita Nabura saw the Highlanders crash to an embarrassing 41-12 win to the Waratahs in Sydney.
Outside backs, midfield, a third halfback and number eight are all wide open for the All Blacks' series against France next month.
Michael Cheika would have been delighted with Taniela Tupou's form as the Reds went down to the Hurricanes.
The Hurricanes didn't have it all their own way in a high-scoring thriller in Wellington.