HomeRUGBYEngland wing Cokanasiga indicators Tub deal
England wing Cokanasiga indicators Tub deal
March 24, 2021
Joe Cokanasiga has signed a brand new contract with Premiership membership Tub.
The 23-year-old nine-times capped England winger is now tied to The Rec till the tip of the 2022-23 season.
“Joe is an distinctive younger man, each on and off the sphere,” stated Tub director of rugby Stuart Hooper.
“He is consistently seeking to discover methods to enhance and is a vastly fashionable member of our squad. His physicality and talent to dump make him exhausting to play in opposition to and thrilling to look at.”
Fiji-born Cokanasiga has scored 10 tries in 28 appearances for Tub since shifting from London Irish in 2018, in addition to seven in his 9 video games for England.
He was dominated out by a knee damage in November 2019 however returned to motion final September.
“I really feel like a unique participant,” he stated. “I’ve undoubtedly improved loads, matured loads.
“That is credit score to the workers and the gamers that I have been round. We have a younger group developing, one thing is constructing properly right here and I need to be a part of it.”
Tub, who simply missed out on the play-offs final season, are at present seventh within the Premiership, eight factors off a top-four place, having received 5 of their previous six matches.