Richmond has delivered followers the proper Christmas current by confirming celebrity Shai Bolton has signed a brand new five-year contract.
The 24-year-old twin premiership participant, who obtained his first All-Australian honours in 2022, is locked in to the Tigers till the top of 2028.
Bolton, who was contracted till the top of 2023 after signing a two-year extension in 2021, stated he couldn’t see himself taking part in his soccer anyplace else.
“I’ve liked the Membership since I obtained drafted. I like the tradition right here, all of the boys, the teaching workers and taking part in on the MCG,” he stated.
“It was fairly straightforward to resolve ultimately… I’m tremendous excited to remain right here.”
Richmond expertise boss Blair Hartley stated Bolton, who has performed 90 video games since his debut in 2017, had elevated his sport lately to turn out to be one of the vital electrifying gamers within the AFL.
“Shai is such an necessary a part of our soccer program due to the individual and participant he’s, so to have him commit for the following 5 years is sensible information for everybody concerned,” he stated.
“He has labored tirelessly to raise his sport in every season he’s had with us. We’re enthusiastic about what he can obtain individually and with us as a group as he continues to flourish as a footballer and chief.
“This contract rewards Shai’s onerous work, and we’re delighted to have him and his household on the Membership for one more 5 years.”