Mike Cooper celebrates scoring the match-winning try for the Dragons in Round 7.

Cooper extends Dragons stay

The St George Illawarra Dragons on Thursday announced that prop Mike Cooper has officially agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension that will see him remain at the club until at least the end of 2017.

Cooper, 26, has played 32 NRL games for the Dragons since his arrival from English Super League team the Warrington Wolves ahead of the 2014 campaign and has played 154 first-grade games in total to date.

The Latchford Albion junior was rewarded for his successful first season in the NRL when he was named in the England Four Nations squad at the end of the 2014 season.

"It was a very easy decision for me to make in regards to extending my stay here with the Dragons,” said Cooper. 

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