Newcastle Knights sign Brisbane Broncos centre
Newcastle Knights have signed centre Gehamat Shibasaki from Brisbane Broncos on a three-year deal.
The 21-year-old has made 13 appearances for the Broncos since making his NRL debut in 2018. He is a Junior Kangaroos international.
Knights coach Adam O’Brien said: “He has NRL experience and is a strong defender.
“We need to be a resilient, strong defensive club. He’s a big and powerful centre.
“He adds the needed depth to our outside-backs with Shaun Kenny-Dowall and Jesse Ramien leaving.
“He’s competitive and looks to have a tough mindset.”
Watch NRL and live stream every NRL game to keep up with how Tom Burgess, John Bateman, Ryan Sutton, Elliott Whitehead, James Graham, George Williams and all the others are getting on Down Under.
More on site
The unique situation surrounding Super League newcomers Toronto Wolfpack
England need to stop being ignorant to the northern hemisphere
Parramatta Eels tie down duo on new deals
North Wales sign duo from amateur ranks