Michael McIlorum: Wigan Warriors hooker signs new contract

Michael McIlorum Wigan Warriors
Michael McIlorum has made 27 appearances for Wigan Warriors this season

Wigan Warriors hooker Michael McIlorum has signed a contract extension which will keep him at the club until 2019.

McIlorum, 27, has scored 20 tries in 210 appearances for Warriors, having joined from Leeds Rhinos in 2005.

"He is consistently one of our best performers week in, week out and the fans love him here," head coach Shaun Wane told the club's website.external-link

"The mark of a player is what his fellow professionals say about him and Micky is held in the highest regard."