Warriors extend Ikahihifo's contract a season

Last updated 02:20 27/06/2014
Sebastine Ikahihifo
Getty Images
STICKING AROUND: Second-rower Sebastine Ikahihifo will remain at Penrose for another season after his Warriors deal was extended.

Relevant offers

League

State of Origin III: Blues name Robbie Farah as the hooker battles hand injury New South Wales captain Paul Gallen an injury doubt for State of Origin III Dragons sack promising NRL prop Addin Fonua-Blake for alleged assault State of Origin: Loophole enables Michael Ennis to replace Robbie Farah for Blues Canterbury Bulldogs make winning return to Belmore as Melbourne Storm seen off Queensland drop Daly Cherry-Evans for State of Origin III Kevin Penny gravity-defying try in Challenge Cup Robbie Farah an injury doubt for State of Origin decider with hand injury Penrith Panthers easily down Wests Tigers at Leichhardt Oval Michael Jennings stars as Sydney Roosters beat Gold Coast Titans

Backrower Sebastine Ikahihifo has had his contract with the Warriors extended to the end of next year.

Ikahihifo made his NRL debut in 2012 and will rack up just his 23rd match for the Warriors when he starts at lock against Penrith in Auckland on Sunday.

However, almost half of those appearances have come in 2014 and he played a key role in Chad Townsend's decisive try in the 19-10 win over Brisbane last weekend.

Warriors general manager of football Dean Bell says Ikahihifo, 23, has been one of the club's most improved players this season and is clearly relishing the chance to get consistent game time.

Ad Feedback

- AAP

Special offers
Opinion poll

Who is your pick for international league player of the year?

Shaun Johnson

Jesse Bromwich

Sam Burgess

James Graham

Greg Inglis

Johnathan Thurston

Vote Result

Related story: (See story)

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content