Wilkinson extends contract

2011-12-17 17:22

Paris - Former England flyhalf Jonny Wilkinson has extended his contract with French side Toulon until the end of the 2012-13 season, the Top 14 club said.

"After having taken the decision to end his international career, Jonny Wilkinson has decided to take another important decision," Toulon said in a statement on their website (

"He has officially extended his contract with RC Toulon by one year."

Wilkinson's previous contract was due to expire at the end of this season.

The 32-year-old Wilkinson, who helped England win the World Cup in 2003, ended his international career earlier this week having won 91 caps for England.