Former All Black loose forward Adam Thomson joined the Gallagher Chiefs squad as a replacement player during the pre-season window.

The 37-year-old, a member of the All Blacks' Rugby World Cup-winning squad in 2011, the former Highlanders, Reds and Rebels loose forward has also played abroad in Japan with the Canon Eagles (2013-17) and the Utah Warriors in 2019, bringing with him an abundance of experience.

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