Game Action  :Digital Image Grant Trouville © NRLphotos  : NRL Rugby League State of Origin - Game 2 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground MCG Wednesday the 17th June  2015.

The Cronulla Sharks have today confirmed the signing of incumbent VB Blues centre, Josh Dugan.

The nine-time VB Blues representative has accepted a four-year deal, set to remain at the Sharks until the end of the 2021 season.

In a club statement, Sharks coach Shane Flanagan was said to be delighted to have secured the services of the VB Blues star.

“Josh will bring quality and experience to our backline next year and to sign the current Origin and Australian Test centre is major coup for the club and for our future,” Flanagan said.

Dugan will likely fill the void left by departing Sharks centre and fellow VB Blues representative, Jack Bird.

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