Great Britain Lions

Kumuls squad for GB Test named

Terry Wapi has been dropped from the 17 to the extended bench man while Stargroth Amean has been named at wing, and Gary Lo comes in taking a spot on the bench.

Enoch Maki has also been moved to the extended bench.

Coach Michael Marum has kept the front row and halves combination intact

The PNG LNG Kumuls extended squad for Great Britain Test Match on Saturday 16th November:

Lions to take on PNG Kumuls

This follows approval by the Rugby League International Federation for a Great Britain tour to the southern hemisphere next year.

The last time the Great Britain national rugby league team, nicknamed the Lions, competed was in 2007.

This was when the decision was made to focus on England, Wales and Scotland as separate sides.

Though there is still some discussion to complete on 2019, Ralph Rimmer, chief executive of the Rugby Football League, says everything looks to be moving in a positive direction.