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Great Britain claim 3 places in
Three of Great Britain's Tri-Nations line-up have been named in this season's World XIII.
Keiron Cunningham, Stuart Fielden and Jamie Peacock were all included in the side unveiled in the December issue of Rugby League world magazine.
There are just two New Zealanders in the side - Lesley Vainikolo and Ruben Wiki - despite their Tri-Nations win.
Australia make up the majority of the team even after their 24-0 defeat to the Kiwis on Saturday.
The World XIII is selected by journalists from all the major league-playing nations.
Rugby league World XIII 2005:
A Minichiello (Australia); B Tate (Australia), M Gasnier (Australia), M Cooper (Australia); L Vainikolo (New Zealand); D Lockyer (Australia), A Johns (Australia); S Fielden (Great Britain), K Cunningham (Great Britain), R Wiki (New Zealand), C Fitzgibbon (Australia), J Peacock (Great Britain), B Kennedy (Australia).