Shaun Kenny-Dowall: Hull KR sign Kiwi centre on two-year deal

Shaun Kenny-Dowall scored a try in the Roosters’ 2013 Grand Final win over Manly Sea Eagles

Hull Kingston Rovers have signed former New Zealand international Shaun Kenny-Dowall from National Rugby League side Newcastle Knights on a two-year deal.

The 31-year-old made 277 NRL appearances, scoring 139 tries for the Knights and Sydney Roosters.

The Kiwi scored nine tries in 21 Tests at international level, and also played for the NRL All Stars.

“I’m excited to be experiencing a new competition after so long in the NRL,” he told the club website.