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Bodene Thompson Signs For Leigh Centurions

Bodene Thompson Signs For Leigh Centurions

Leigh Centurions are delighted to confirm the signing of Bodene Thompson on a two-year contract until the end of November 2019. The 29-year-old New Zealand forward becomes the latest high profile addition to the Centurions’ squad as they aim to regain their Betfred Super League place in 2018. Leigh Centurions owner Derek Beaumont and head coach Neil Jukes both paid tribute to the Club’s Head Of Rugby Keiron Cunningham for his role in recruiting Thompson. Derek Beaumont said: “This is a real quality signing for the Club. I am really…

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Saints Pair Sign One Year Loan Deals With Centurions

Saints Pair Sign One Year Loan Deals With Centurions

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm the signings of the St Helens pair of Ricky Bailey and Jonah Cunningham on one year loan terms. Both players will join up with the Centurions in time for pre season training in early November after the loan deals were agreed following productive talks involving Saints head coach Justin Holbrook and CEO Mike Rush. Leigh Centurions head coach Neil Jukes said: “Ricky and Jonah are two young and talented individuals with real ambition to go on and achieve big things in the game. “Both…

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Forward Duo Join The Centurions

Forward Duo Join The Centurions

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm the signings of Jack Blagbrough and Nick Gregson as they continue to build their squad for the 2018 season. Blagbrough, 23, has agreed a three-year contract until November 2020. The former Sheffield Eagles forward has spent the 2017 season playing for Mackay Cutters in the Intrust Super Cup. Gregson, 21, has joined the Centurions on a one-year contract from Wigan Warriors. The second row forward came through the Wigan academy ranks to make his Super League debut in 2016. Speaking of Blagbrough, Leigh Centurions…

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Jack Owens Joins Leigh Centurions

Jack Owens Joins Leigh Centurions

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm the signing of Jack Owens on a one-year contract. The former England Academy international has extensive Super League experience with Widnes Vikings and St Helens and is a versatile back and an excellent goalkicker. Leigh Centurions head coach Neil Jukes said: “I remember Jack bursting on the scene and since then he has already knocked up nearly one hundred Super League appearances. “He is an adaptable and quality back who has a burning desire to achieve many more things in his career. “While Jack…

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French Duo Sign Up For The Centurions

French Duo Sign Up For The Centurions

Leigh Centurions are delighted to announce the signings of French duo Ilias Bergal and Jordan Dezaria , both on two-year contracts until the end of November 2019. Winger Bergal, 21, has been called up to the France World Cup squad and spent time training with the Centurions towards the end of the season while forward Dezaria, 20, has already made five Super League appearances for Catalans Dragons. Leigh Centurions owner Derek Beaumont said: “These signings signal the first of a number of young players that our coaching staff have identified…

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Daniel Mortimer Re-Signs With Leigh Centurions

Daniel Mortimer Re-Signs With Leigh Centurions

Leigh Centurions are pleased to confirm that Daniel Mortimer will continue his career with the Club next season in their fight to regain their Betfred Super League status. Mortimer made a big impression late in the 2017 season after signing from Cronulla Sharks, scoring two tries in seven games and has now recovered from a serious bicep injury sustained in the Qualifiers game against Widnes Vikings which ruled him out for the rest of the campaign. Leigh Centurions Head Coach Neil Jukes said: “I am delighted that Daniel is returning…

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