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Hock extends stay at Wigan


Wigan forward Gareth Hock has signed a one-year extension to his contract to keep him at the JJB Stadium until the end of 2011.

"I am a Wigan lad and I love playing for my home town club," he said.

"I am aiming to have a good second half to the season with the hope of helping Wigan to a Final and being selected for England in the World Cup".

Wigan coach Brian Noble said: "It was a pleasure working with Gareth when I was GB coach and my admiration has grown."

Noble added: "He is a tough, resilient player who wears his heart on his sleeve and is also a very good footballer".

The Great Britain international is a product of the Club's successful scholarship programme.

see also
Banned trio to miss Cardiff games
30 Apr 08 |  Rugby League
Hock handed two-match suspension
09 Oct 07 |  Rugby League

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