The return of the Lions and Kangaroos tours has been announced by the Rugby League International Federation.
Scotland have moved up to fourth in the latest world rankings following their impressive displays in the Four Nations Championship.
Scotland made history as they snatched a deserved 18-18 draw against New Zealand at a wet and windy Derwent Park.
Scotland skipper Danny Brough is hoping heavy rain will aid his team when they play New Zealand in Workington on Friday.
Scotland have made two changes while New Zealand will play all their uncapped rookies in Friday's Four Nations clash at Workington.
Scotland coach Steve McCormack insists he is not out to do any favours for England in Friday's clash with New Zealand.
James Graham will miss England's Four Nations clash with Scotland on Saturday but his absence is expected to be a short one.
England need to cut out the errors when they play Australia in the Four Nations, says Scotland's Danny Brough.
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