November 9, 2023

Trinity Sign Scotland International Forward

Wakefield Trinity is delighted to announce the signing of 23 year old prop/lock forward Luke Bain on a two year deal.

Luke was born in Hampshire USA, he qualified to represent Scotland in the 2021 World Cup due to Scottish heritage on his father’s side. A strong hard running forward with an uncompromising defensive technique he first learned his rugby league skills as a youngster after the family moved to Bathurst, Australia. 

Luke was a part of the strong Parramatta squad in 2022. Last season moving to Brisbane Tigers in the Queensland Cup. Now standing at 6’2” and weighing in at 100 kgs Bain will bring a powerful presence to the Trinity forward pack as we look forward to a successful 2024 season.

Head Coach, Daryl Powell said: ‘Luke is a great addition to our 2024 squad, as he’s quick, athletic and has a great offload. He is also a really hard working defender, which is what we’re aiming to build into our game next season. Everyone we asked about him came up with quality replies, so I’m really looking forward to working with him over the next 2 years.’

Luke said: ‘I’m very grateful to be given the opportunity to play at Wakefield. After hearing the ambitions of the club, I knew it was something I wanted be a part of. I think the club is heading in a really positive direction and I can’t wait to contribute to the future success.’