KADE SNOWDEN SIGNS WITH NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS

Newcastle Knights management has confirmed Kade Snowden has signed a four year deal with the club, commencing 2012.

The Australian and Cronulla front row forward is the first current Australian International in the Knights 23 year history to be recruited.

He’s the first new signing under the ownership of Nathan Tinkler.

Snowden is a local Newcastle junior and a former captain of the Knights premiership winning SG Ball side in 2004. He made his first grade debut with the Knights in 2005.

More details on the signing in NBN news tonight at 6pm