Saints snap up Hunter
June 14, 2000
Northampton have signed Scotland A forward Rob Hunter from London Irish on a two-year contract.
Hunter, 28, can play either as lock or in the back row and worked with the Saints' director of rugby John Steele at London Scottish.
Steele said: ``Rob is an extremely dedicated professional with a great attitude. I know all about what qualities he can bring to the Saints and I am very pleased to link up with him again.''
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