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Newton signs new Hull KR contract

Clint Newton
Clint Newton shrugged off a calf injury to play against Wakefield on Sunday

Hull Kingston Rovers second row forward Clint Newton has signed a new four-year deal to keep him at the club until the end of the 2013 season.

The 27-year-old former Melbourne Storm star was due to be out of contract at Craven Park at the end of this season.

He told the Hull Daily Mail: "There is no other team I want to play for.

"I have no desire to return to the NRL because there is something special happening here at Rovers and I want to be part of it."

Newton believes he can add a Super League title to the Grand Final honour he won while playing at the Storm.

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Hull KR, who have lost just one of their first four Super League games of the season, lie in sixth place in the table after Sunday's 31-18 win against Wakefield.

They welcome winless Celtic Crusaders to Craven Park on Sunday.



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