Announcement Of First Kiwi Train On

The NZRL Kiwi Selectors have announced the following players in the Kiwi train on squad. In alphabetical order: Player Name - NRL / Super League Club Louis Anderson - NZ Warriors Vinnie Anderson - NZ Warriors George Carmont - Newcastle Knights Nathan Cayless - Parramatta Eels Bronson Harrison - Wests Tigers Dene Halatau - Wests Tigers Wairangi Koopu - NZ Warriors Thomas Leuluai - NZ Warriors Francis Meli - NZ Warriors Iafeta Paleaaesina - NZ Warriors Clinton Toopi - NZ Warriors Nigel Vagana - Cronulla Sharks Brent Webb - NZ Warriors Ruben Wiki - Canberra Raiders New names will be added to the train on squad as NRL and Super League teams are eliminated from play offs. The final squad for the North Harbour Test will be confirmed by the 10 October 2004. With the Super League Grand Final to be the morning of Sunday 17 October 2004, the final Tri-nations squad will be confirmed following selectors discussions later that morning. The New Zealand 'A' train on squad that will go on to play the Australian Jim Beam Cup rep team as the curtain raiser to the Kiwis vs Australia test at North Harbour Stadium on 16 October 2004, will be announced at the conclusion of the Bartercard Cup Grand Final (Sunday 19 September 2004).