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.
FRANCE name a 40 man preliminary World Cup Squad, featuring 20 current Catalan Dragons players, one other Super League player and 19 players from France's domestic league.
FIJI name a 51 man preliminary World Cup Squad including 10 confirmed NRL/ESL Players, while indicating 17 locals will also trial for consideration against those named for the remaining final spots.
SAMOA name a 39 man preliminary World Cup Squad, featuring zero players from Samoa's own domestic league.
TONGA name a 36 man preliminary World Cup Squad, featuring zero players from Tonga's own domestic league.
IRELAND name a 40 man preliminary World Cup Squad, featuring seven players from Ireland's own domestic league.