St Helens announce signing of Luke Douglas

St Helens have signed Scotland international Luke Douglas on a three-year deal from NRL side Gold Coast Titans – as revealed in League Express a number of weeks ago.

Douglas has played for Cronulla as well as the Titans – as well making four appearances for Scotland in the 2013 World Cup.

“I’m really looking forward to this new challenge,” he said. “The club has a great profile and stature in the game and I hope to be able to contribute to developing that wonderful culture

“I am told Saints have the best fans in the game and I can’t wait to engage with them.

“I’m really looking forward to this next chapter in my life.”

Douglas has also played Country Origin and been 18th man for the New South Wales State of Origin team.

Saints head coach Keiron Cunningham said: “Luke is dynamic, tough running front rower who will bring top level NRL experience to our pack next season.

“His leadership will be important to our younger players too and we are delighted to secure his signature for the next three years.”