New Zealand Test Side

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck

"Very bright future."

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New Zealand will be without returning rugby league star Sonny Bill Williams, but coach Stephen Kearney says there's still plenty of talent in the 19-strong squad named on Sunday for Friday's Test against Australia.

Simon Mannering will captain his country for the first time in Canberra, leading a team which includes one of the NRL's youngest guns in Roger Tuivasa-Sheck.

Team: Jesse Bromwich, Kieran Foran, Alex Glenn, Josh Hoffman, Shaun Johnson, Shaun Kenny-Dowall, Issac Luke, Simon Mannering, Ben Matulino, Sam McKendry, Jason Nightingale, Sam Perrett, Frank Pritchard, Kevin Proctor, Jeremy Smith, Elijah Taylor, Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, Dean Whare


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