Shane Flanagan eyes Tom Dearden in Ben Hunt succession plan

Mitch Jennings
Updated November 17 2023 - 5:01pm, first published 4:42pm
Shane Flanagan (inset) see Tom Dearden as the ideal successor to Ben Hunt at the Dragons. Picture Getty Images
Shane Flanagan (inset) see Tom Dearden as the ideal successor to Ben Hunt at the Dragons. Picture Getty Images

St George Illawarra coach Shane Flanagan has in-demand Cowboys half Tom Dearden in his recruitment sights, saying the off-contract 22-year-old shapes as the ideal long-term successor to Ben Hunt at the Dragons.

Mitch Jennings

Mitch Jennings

Sports Journalist

Sports writer. Sport is my passion, rugby league my first love.

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