Kieron Purtill extends Huddersfield Giants contract

Huddersfield Giants assistant coach Kieron Purtill has signed a contract extension to keep him at the Super League side until the end of 2016.

The England Knights head coach joined the Giants in July 2012.

"We have made some great strides as a club and I was proud to be part of the group that lifted the League Leaders' Shield for the first time in 81 years," he said.

"Our challenge is to keep moving forward and improving."