Wigans gets six spots

Wigan Warriors have six players in the the 2003 County of Origin squads announced on Tuesday morning.

Congratulations go to Brian Carney and Danny Sculthorpe who are set to make their Origin debuts for Lancashire in next Wednesday's clash at Odsal Stadium ( July 2nd) against Yorkshire. Also included for the Red Rose side is Captain Andy Farrell, Paul Johnson and Terry Newton, while David Hodgson has been chosen in the Yorkshire squad.

Speaking about the news Warriors Coach Stuart Raper said,

"It is very pleasing Wigan again have a large contingent of players in the Origin Squads. I am delighted for both Brian and Danny in particular, both have been in exceptional form for us this season and deserve their chance in representative football."