Irish net Fiji prop
Yanuyanutawa joins Premiership outfit
Last Updated: August 20, 2012 3:46pm
Jerry Yanuyanutawa: Makes the switch from Super Rugby
London Irish have signed Fijian prop Jerry Yanuyanutawa ahead of the new season.
The 27-year-old has played for Super Rugby side ACT Brumbies since 2010 and made the first of three international appearances this summer.
Yanuyanutawa is a mobile prop forward having started out in the back row.
"I am looking forward to joining London Irish and challenging with the other props for a starting berth," he said.
"The Aviva Premiership looks a very competitive competition which I am excited to be a part of."
London Irish director of rugby, Brian Smith said: "Jerry has a solid set piece game and is a fantastic ball carrier. He will give us another option up front which is crucial during a long and arduous season."