Rugby World Cup

Australia and Fiji name squad for opening round of World Cup

Australia and Fiji have announced their squads for Saturday’s World Cup clash at Emerald Headingley Stadium, Leeds.

Kicking off at 7:30pm local time (5:30am AEDT, 7:30am NZDT), the match will be the seventh time the two nations have met in a Rugby League Test match and the sixth time in a World Cup.

Australia:
1. James Tedesco (c) 9. Josh Addo-Carr 8. Latrell Mitchell 4. Valentine Holmes 23. Murray Taulagi 7. Cameron Munster 2. Daly Cherry-Evans 18. Tino Fa’asuamaleaui 3. Ben Hunt 5. Jake Trbojevic 17. Angus Crichton 22. Jeremiah Nanai 11. Cameron Murray (Interchange: 20. Harry Grant 16. Reuben Cotter 13. Patrick Carrigan 10. Jack Wighton 12. Matt Burton 19. Campbell Graham

Fiji (alphabetical):
23.Jowasa Drodrolagi 13.Tui Kamikamica Vuate Karawalevu 12.Viliame Kikau 9.Apisai Koroisau 21.Isaac Lumelume 16.Lamar Manuel-Liolevave 18.Netane Masima 6.Sitiveni Moceidreke 4.Kevin Naiqama (c) 10.Ben Nakubuwai 11.Taniela Sadrugu 2.Maika Sivo 14.Penioni Tagituimu 1.Sunia Turuva 19.Semi Valemei 17.King Vuniyayawa 7.Brandon Wakeham 22.Josh Wong.

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