15th June 2018, 12:40 | englandrl

Scott Taylor to replace George Burgess for Denver Test

Scott Taylor to replace George Burgess for Denver Test

Scott Taylor to replace George Burgess for Denver Test

Following South Sydney Rabbitohs victory over Parramatta Eels in the NRL yesterday, it has today been confirmed that George Burgess has picked up an injury and will be unable to travel to Denver with the England squad when they take on New Zealand on Saturday, June 23.

Experienced England and Hull FC prop Scott Taylor has been called up as a replacement for George and will fly out with the squad this Sunday.

ENGLAND SQUAD FOR THE TEST MATCH AGAINST NEW ZEALAND (PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY CLUB SHOWN):

John Bateman (Wigan Warriors, Bradford Dudley Hill)

Sam Burgess (South Sydney Rabbitohs, Dewsbury Moor)

Thomas Burgess (South Sydney Rabbitohs, Dewsbury Moor)

Jake Connor (Hull FC, Siddal)

James Graham (St George Illawarra Dragons, Blackbrook)

Ryan Hall (Leeds Rhinos, Oulton Raiders)

Chris Hill (Warrington Wolves, New Springs Lions)

Jonny Lomax (St Helens, Orrell St James)

Tommy Makinson (St Helens, Wigan St Judes)

Jermaine McGillvary (Huddersfield Giants, Deighton Juniors)

Sean O’Loughlin (Wigan Warriors, Wigan St Patricks)

Mark Percival (St Helens, Halton Farnworth Hornets)

Stefan Ratchford (Warrington Wolves, Wigan St Patricks)

James Roby (St Helens, Blackbrook)

Scott Taylor (Hull FC, Skirlaugh)

Luke Thompson (St Helens, Bold Miners)

Gareth Widdop (St George Illawarra Dragons, Kings Cross)

George Williams (Wigan Warriors, St Patricks)

Elliott Whitehead (Canberra Raiders, West Bowling)