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Rugby League World Cup: Wales make three changes to face Fiji

Highlights: Papua New Guinea 50-6 Wales
Rugby League World Cup: Papua New Guinea v Wales
Date: Sunday, 5 November Venue: Townsville Stadium, Port Moresby, Kick-off: 08:00 GMT
Coverage: Live observation on BBC Radio 5 are living sports activities actions further, highlights on BBC Two from 16:00 GMT. Report, highlights and reaction on BBC Sport website online

Wales instructor John Kear has made three changes to his squad for Sunday’s World Cup have compatibility in opposition to Fiji in Townsville.

Chester Butler was once as soon as concussed on his debut in Saturday’s 50-6 defeat by means of Papua New Guinea, while Sam Hopkins and Matt Seamark are also injured.

Danny Ansell, Joe Burke are to be had together with Rochdale forward Gavin Bennion, who similar up with the squad after their defeat by means of PNG in Port Moresby.

Fiji hammered United States 58-12 in their Group D opener.

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Fiji: Kevin Naiqama (capt), Suliasi Vunivalu, Taane Milne, Akuila Uate, Marcelo Montoya, Jarryd Hayne, Henry Raiwalui, Ashton Sims, Apisai Koroisau, Eloni Vunakece, Viliame Kikau, Brayden Wiliame, Tui Kamikamica, Joe Lovodua, Jacob Saifiti, Junior Roqica, Ben Nakubuwai, James Storer, Pio Seci, Salesi Faingaa, Sitiveni Moceidreke.

Wales: Elliot Kear, Rhys Williams, Michael Channing, Christiaan Roests, Regan Grace, Courtney Davies, Danny Ansell, Craig Kopczak (capt), Steve Parry, Philip Joseph, Rhodri Lloyd, Joe Burke, Morgan Knowles, Matty Fozard, Matthew Barron, Ben Evans, Dalton Grant, Josh Ralph, Ben Morris, Gavin Bennion, Andrew Gay.

Referee: Chris Kendall (England).

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