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England train-on squad in photos

Australian-born Tony Smith began naming his England train-on squad for the World Cup the day he was awarded British citizenship

Australian-born Tony Smith will coach England at the World Cup and will name his 24-man squad on Tuesday, 7 October

One man in the frame is Mark Caldewood. The winger, who will play for Hull FC next season, was wanted by Scotland but now has a chance of being in an England shirt`

One man in the frame is Mark Calderwood. The winger was wanted by Scotland but now has a chance of being in an England shirt

But Sean O'Loughlin, Sam Burgess, Jon Clarke and Gareth Raynor will all have to watch from afar after being ruled out by injury

But Sean O'Loughlin, Sam Burgess, Jon Clarke and Gareth Raynor will have to watch the World Cup from afar after being ruled out by injury

Warrington centre Martin Gleeson

Warrrington centre Martin Gleeson scored a hat-trick on his last outing for England and was always going to be in Smith's thinking

Ryan Atkins scored five tries in seven games at the start of the season and helped Wakefield reach the Challenge Cup semi-finals

Centre Ryan Atkins scored five tries in seven games at the start of the season and helped Wakefield reach the Challenge Cup semi-finals

Hull KR's Shaun Briscoe is likely to act as cover for St Helens full-back Paul Wellens

Hull KR's Shaun Briscoe is likely to act as cover for Paul Wellens of St Helens at full-back after another solid season

Tony Clubb is one of three Harlequins players in the England train-on squad

London-born centre Tony Clubb is one of three Harlequins players in the England train-on squad and is very much a surprise inclusion

Huddersfield prop Darrell Griffin is another surprise inclusion

So is Giants prop Darrell Griffin, seen here scoring against Saints

Castleford loose forward Joe Westerman was tipped to make a big impression and hasn't disappointed despite playing in a struggling side

As for Castleford loose forward Joe Westerman, he was tipped to make a big impression at the start of 2008 and hasn't disappointed



see also
O'Loughlin to sit out World Cup
04 Sep 08 |  Rugby League
Burgess to miss rest of campaign
31 Jul 08 |  Bradford
Injured Clarke out of World Cup
14 Sep 08 |  Rugby League
Deacon pulls out of England squad
20 Sep 08 |  Rugby League
Winger Raynor to miss World Cup
22 Sep 08 |  Rugby League
Quins trio in World Cup reckoning
08 Sep 08 |  Rugby League
Smith handed British citizenship
07 Sep 08 |  Rugby League


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