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.”
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