New Zealand Warriors have signed hooker Wayde Egan from Penrith Panthers on a three-year contract.
The 22-year-old has made 29 NRL appearances to date since making his first-grade debut last year.
Warriors general manager of football, Brian Smith, said: “We’re delighted to agree terms with Wayde for three years.
“He’s a high-quality hooker who had an outstanding NYC career and has really impressed since coming into first-grade.
“We welcome him and look forward to his contribution to our club in 2020 and beyond.
“His enthusiasm and skills at dummy-half have attracted the attention of our recruitment and coaching staff and we know he’ll make a significant impact with us.”
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