NRL news 2023 Cronulla Sharks


The Cronulla Sharks have been dealt a massive blow with rising star Kade Dykes ruled out for the season with a ruptured ACL.

In a statement, the Sharks said the 21-year-old picked up the injury during a field session at a camp in Wollongong.

Scans on Wednesday confirmed the injury.

READ MORE: ‘Popular’ NRL star completes unlikely comeback

READ MORE: Khawaja ‘stranded’ as India visa issue arises

READ MORE: ‘Disgraceful’ World Cup sponsorship blasted

The club said he would now meet with surgeons to “determine the next course of action”.

Dykes made two NRL appearances last season, in the Sharks’ round 21 and 22 wins against the Dragons and Tigers.

He scored his debut try against the Tigers.

He is the son of former Shark and Eel, Adam Dykes.

It’s a further blow to the club’s depth at fullback, following the departure of speedy utility Lachlan Miller to the Knights this week.

William Kennedy is expected to remain Cronulla’s first-choice No.1 this season.

For a daily dose of the best of the breaking news and exclusive content from Wide World of Sports, subscribe to our newsletter by clicking here!

Read original article here

Denial of responsibility! Verve Times is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – [email protected]. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Leave a comment