Kallum Watkins to exit Leeds Rhinos and join up with NRL’s Gold Coast Titans in July

LEEDS RHINOS captain Kallum Watkins has signed for NRL club Gold Coast Titans and will join them on July 1.

Watkins told Rhinos’ players after last night’s 23-14 defeat against Wigan Warriors at Emerald Headingley.

His final game for Leeds will be the home clash with Catalans Dragons on Sunday, June 30.

Rhinos had already confirmed the England centre would leave the club at the end of the current season, but have agreed to release him early after Titans offered a...
source: Yorkshire Evening Post

2019-06-15 01:08
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