7th August 2018, 16:00 | englandrl

England Wheelchair National Performance Squad Announced

England Wheelchair National Performance Squad Announced

England Wheelchair Head Coach Mark Roughsedge and assistant coach Tom Coyd have selected a 14-player National Performance Squad.

Leeds Rhinos lead the way with six players selected in the side, as Halifax follow closely with five representatives.

Two players from The Argonauts have been called up to the squad and Joe Coyd is the only Medway Dragons player to be selected.

In line with all other areas of the England Performance Unit, the England Wheelchair National Performance Squad will meet and train together on a number of occasions this year in August, September and November.

Test matches for England Wheelchair will be announced at a later date.

England Wheelchair National Performance Squad in full:

Sebastien Bechara (Halifax)

Wayne Boardman (Halifax)

Jodie Boyd-Ward (Leeds Rhinos)

Jack Brown (Halifax)

Josh Butler (Leeds Rhinos)

Nathan Collins (Leeds Rhinos)

Joe Coyd (Medway Dragons)

James Hazel (The Argonauts)

Tom Halliwell (Leeds Rhinos)

Nathan Holmes (Halifax)

Lewis King (The Argonauts)

Nathan Mulhall (Halifax)

Ryan Richardson (Leeds Rhinos)

James Simpson (Leeds Rhinos)