Ex-Wallaby re-signs with Force
Perth - The Force on Monday re-signed
Wallabies lock Hugh McMeniman for a further two seasons, but said
forwards coach Nick Stiles will leave the club to join the Reds next season.
McMeniman has been a star performer in the Force
pack this season, starting in the second row in all but one of the
Perth-based club's seven matches.
The 29-year-old returned to
Super Rugby this season after three years with Japanese club Kubota
Spears, having previously spent five seasons with the Reds.
powerful forward earned 21 Test caps for the Wallabies between 2005 and
2009, including four appearances during Australia's 2007 Rugby World Cup
The club added that Stiles will join the Reds for the 2014 season.
told the Force that a desire to return with his young family to
Brisbane after seven years in Japan and Perth was the key factor for the
move back to Queensland.