FIJI Bati coach Joe Rabele names a 28 man squad for the Rugby League World Cup matches in Australia, to be captained by Wes Naiqama and including Jarryd Hayne.
FRENCH coach John Monie names a 23 man squad to make the trip down under for the Rugby League World Cup.
ENGLAND coach Tony Smith names a 24 man squad to make the trip down under for the Rugby League World Cup.
ONE Salford City Reds youngster and four Wigan players added to Tony Smith's train-on squad, now numbering 22 with players from this weekend's Super League grand final still in contention.
BRADFORD half Paul Deacon goes in for surgery on an injured knee, and misses his chance to make England's final World Cup squad.
SIX more players added to the English training squad, following the elimination of Bradford and Warrington from the Super League play-offs.
COACH Tony Smith follows the traditional route in naming players from eliminated clubs for a train-on squad, ahead of announcing the final 24-man England World Cup Squad on 7 October.
2007 Great Britain rep Sean O'Loughlin ruled out of contention for England's World Cup squad due to injury.
SCOTLAND announce a 40-man preliminary squad, including four players from the local Scottish Rugby League Conference division.
NEW Zealand name a 47-man preliminary squad, including two UK-based players... and Sonny Bill Williams.