SAINTS wing Regan Grace has been named in Wales' final 16-man squad for the 9s World Cup.

Grace will travel to Australia for Wales’ 9’s campaign which takes place at Parramatta Eels’ Bankwest Stadium in Sydney on October 18 and 19.

Morgan Knowles has not been considered because he was recently named in the Great Britain performance squad, with the Lions due to tour New Zealand.

Wales’ 16-man squad in full: Rhys Evans, Dalton Grant, Cobi Green (Bradford Bulls), Will Evans (Burleigh Bears), Connor Davies, Curtis Davies, Dan Fleming (all Halifax), Elliot Kear, Rhys Williams (both London Broncos), Lloyd White (Mackay Cutters), Regan Grace (St Helens), Gavin Bennion, Mike Butt, Rhodri Lloyd (all Swinton Lions), Ben Evans (Toulouse Olympique), James Olds (West Brisbane Panthers).