Boyd and Jenko overlooked for World Cup decider

Kangaroos coach Tim Sheens has today named a 19-man squad for the Rugby League World Cup Final against New Zealand at Old Trafford.


Roosters Boyd Cordner and Michael Jennings have both been overlooked for the clash, however Billy Slater has been included in the squad, with a final decision on his fitness to be made on game day.


The Kangaroos Captains Run will be staged at Old Trafford at 12.30pm tomorrow. Holden Kangaroos five-eighth Johnathan Thurston will be available for interview at the end of the session.


The squad is: Cameron Smith , Greg Bird, Darius Boyd, Daly Cherry-Evans, Cooper Cronk, Andrew Fifita, Jarryd Hayne, Paul Gallen, Greg Inglis, Brett Morris, Nate Myles, Josh Papalii, Corey Parker, Matthew Scott, Billy Slater, James Tamou, Brent Tate, Sam Thaiday and Johnathan Thurston.