Tigers sign Leigh prop Nash

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IAN Millward has made his second signing as Castleford Tigers coach by recruiting Leigh Centurions prop Steve Nash (pictured).

The 25-year-old Nash, who has signed a two-year deal, played under Millward at the Centurions after a previous spells in Super League with Widnes and Salford.

“Steve is a tall, athletic forward who will relish being in a full-time environment,” said Millward.

“He’s experienced some Super League earlier in his career and he gets an opportunity through maturity of his game and an outstanding season with the Leigh Centurions.”

Nash will be a straight replacement for Nick Fozzard and joins Huddersfield three-quarter Josh Griffin at the Tigers.