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Rugby Union

Horne pens fresh Glasgow terms

17th February 2020, 18:49 by Neil Foster

Peter Horne has committed his future to Glasgow Warriors, with the Scotland international penning a new two-year deal with the club.

The 30-year-old, who has been capped 43 times by the Scots, has made more than 150 appearances for the club and has been on their books since 2010.

The Aberdeen-born star, who can operate at fly-half or centre, was due to fall out of contract at the end of the current campaign but will now ply his trade at Scotstoun Stadium until the summer of 2022.

Horne was delighted to pen the new contract, telling the club's official website: "I'm really happy to be staying. Glasgow has a special place in my heart."

And the utility back is looking forward to working with Danny Wilson, who will replace Warriors head coach Dave Rennie this summer.

"I've spoken to Danny a lot - I've had a good dialogue with him over the course of the season," he added. "He's got a great vision for the club and how he wants us to keep progressing, and it's something I want to be part of."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Neil Foster is an experienced journalist who specialises in cricket and rugby union. Neil also has a solid knowledge of tennis, golf and football.

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