Taumalolo in NZ train-on squad
Dally M Medal winner and North Queensland Toyota Cowboys lock Jason Taumalolo has been added to New Zealand's train-on squad ahead of their Test against Australia in Perth.
The Kiwis, who will play in the Four Nations in the UK following a Test against Australia in Perth on 15 October, will trim down the current 32-man squad to 24 next week, with Storm and Sharks players still to be added.
Meanwhile, Cowboys Johnathan Thurston, Matt Scott, Michael Morgan and Justin O'Neill are part of Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga's train-on squad, with the Australian team to be announced in early October.
KANGAROOS 2016 TRAIN-ON SQUAD: Josh Mansour (Panthers), Trent Merrin (Panthers), Bryce Cartwright (Panthers), Darius Boyd (Broncos), Corey Oates (Broncos), Anthony Milford (Broncos), Ben Hunt (Broncos), Matt Gillett (Broncos), Sam Thaiday (Broncos), Corey Parker (Broncos), Josh McGuire (Broncos), Shannon Boyd (Raiders), Joseph Leilua (Raiders), Jarrod Croker ( Raiders), Junior Paulo (Raiders), Johnathan Thurston (Cowboys), Matt Scott (Cowboys), Michael Morgan (Cowboys), Justin O'Neill (Cowboys), James Tamou (Cowboys), James Tedesco (Wests Tigers), Semi Radradra (Eels), Greg Inglis (Rabbitohs), Josh Dugan (Dragons), Blake Ferguson (Roosters), Mitchell Moses (Wests Tigers), Mitchell Pearce (Roosters), Aaron Woods (Wests Tigers), Jake Friend (Roosters), Ryan James (Titans), Boyd Cordner (Roosters), Tyson Frizell (Dragons), Josh Jackson (Bulldogs), David Klemmer (Bulldogs), Moses Mbye (Bulldogs), Dylan Napa (Roosters), Jake Trbojevic (Sea Eagles), Matt Moylan (Panthers).
KIWIS 2016 TRAIN-ON SQUAD: Adam Blair (Broncos), Jordan Kahu (Broncos), Jason Taumalolo (Cowboys), Jason Nightingale (Dragons), Manu Ma’u (Eels), Brad Takairangi (Eels), James Fisher-Harris (Panthers), Dallin Watene-Zelezniak (Panthers), Suaia Matagi (Panthers), Te Maire Martin (Panthers),
Jordan Rapana (Raiders), Joseph Tapine (Raiders), Shaun Kenny-Dowall (Roosters), Isaac Liu (Roosters), Sam Moa (Roosters), Jared Waerea-Hargreaves (Roosters), Lewis Brown (Sea Eagles),
Addin Fonua-Blake (Sea Eagles), Martin Taupau (Sea Eagles), David Fusitu'a (Warriors), Shaun Johnson (Warriors), Solomone Kata (Warriors), Thomas Leuluai (Warriors), Sam Lisone (Warriors), Tuimoala Lolohea (Warriors), Issac Luke (Warriors), Simon Mannering (Warriors), Jazz Tevaga (Warriors), Bodene Thompson (Warriors), Manu Vatuvei (Warriors), Elijah Taylor (Wests Tigers).