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Jonny Lomax has scored 111 tries in 242 appearances for St Helens and won two major finals with the club; the showdown said: “I signed for the scholarship when I was 11 and this contract will take me up to almost 25 years of membership with the club”

Last updated: 08/04/21 14:11 pm

Jonny Lomax’s previous deal was expected to last until the end of next season

St Helens linked Jonny Lomax standoff at the end of 2024 after agreeing to a two-year contract extension with the 30-year-old England international.

Lomax, whose current deal was set to expire at the end of 2022, has been with the hometown club since he was 11 and in the first team he has scored 111 tries and 652 points in 242 appearances.

He made his fourth grand final for the club in November and joined his England teammate Alex Walmsley in pledging his future to the Saints.

Lomax, who played for England in the 2017 World Cup final and is part of coach Shaun Wane’s elite training squad ahead of this year’s tournament, said: “I I’ve been at the club for a long time now and signing this two year extension for my current offer is excellent.

“I’ve had ups and downs during my time here, but now it’s about giving back as much as I can. I want to show the loyalty the club has shown me as well as the support the fans have for me. have brought. the years.

“It’s a dream come true to be at the club for so long. I signed up for the scholarship when I was 11 and this contract will take me up to almost 25 years of membership with the club.

“It’s something I never dreamed of, especially after back-to-back ACL injuries which was my third overall, so getting to where I am today and potentially ending my career here is fantastic.”

St Helens president Eamonn McManus said: “Jonny has been one of the star players in St Helens and the Super League for a dozen seasons now, but I believe his best is yet to come.

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“So it’s great news for all concerned that he has extended his contract and committed to his home club and Super League competition until the end of 2024.

“During his two years of academy and the first team, Jonny had to face and overcome serious injuries that would have ended up lesser men.

“However, his bravery, resilience and strength of character to overcome them were in turn reflected in his record of success on the pitch, both at club and international level.

“It is no coincidence that the club’s last successful years have coincided with Jonny’s consistent form and performance.

“We are fortunate to have him and I have no doubts that he will be at the forefront of more Saints success in the years to come.”

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