Canterbury bring in NRL Grand Finalist

Canterbury have bolstered their pack with the singing of Melbourne forward Joe Stimson on a three-year deal from 2020.

The 23-year-old kept Ryan Hoffman out of Storm’s Grand Final side that lost to Sydney Roosters last year but he has struggled to make the cut in first-grade this year.

Stimson – who has made 40 NRL appearances – will link up with the Bulldogs at the end of the season.

Canterbury coach Dean Pay commented: “Although he is still only 23, Joe has already got some big-game experience under his belt with the Storm and we feel that he will be a great addition to our forwards.

“We have a very young side in terms of age and NRL games, so to add someone with Joe’s talent and winning attitude will be a big boost for us moving forward and I know that everyone is excited about what he can bring.”

Watch NRL and live stream every NRL game to keep up with how the Burgess boys, John Bateman, Ryan Sutton, Elliott Whitehead, James Graham and all the others are getting on Down Under.

More on site

Leeds should go in for Scott Murrell, says Garry Schofield

Rugby League Today: Watkins reaction, Sheens exit & Grixy’s semi-on

Warrington pair suspended

About Drew Darbyshire 8345 Articles
Love Rugby League Deputy Editor. Joined the site ahead of the 2017 World Cup and been a full-time reporter since 2018.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.