Brisbane name squad for World Club Series showdown with Wigan

New England coach Wayne Bennett has named his 19-man squad for the World Club Series contest with Wigan.

Brisbane’s superstars, including Corey Parker, Sam Thaiday and Anthony Milford are all named in the squad, as is 2015 World XIII centre James Roberts.

England international Jack Reed misses out due to his ongoing recovery from shoulder surgery.

Brisbane squad to face Wigan:

Adam Blair, Darius Boyd, Greg Eden, Herman Ese’ese, Matt Gillett, Alex Glenn, Jordan Kahu, Andrew McCullough, Josh McGuire, Anthony Milford, Kodi Nikorima, Corey Oates, Joe Ofahengaue, Tom Opacic, Corey Parker, James Roberts, Sam Thaiday, Travis Waddell, Jarrod Wallace.