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Sharks re-sign Townsend until end of 2020

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 3 days ago

Cronulla have announced the re-signing of halfback Chad Townsend on a three-year deal, keeping him at the Sharks until the end of the 2020 NRL season.

Townsend's extension means the club are unlikely pursue a string of off-contract playmakers, including Canterbury's Josh Reynolds and Melbourne's Cooper Cronk.

"I'm very happy to secure my future for the next three years and I'm excited to be a part of the club moving forward," Townsend said on Friday.

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