London Irish sign lock forward Ian Nimmo on loan

London Irish have announced the loan signing of second-row Ian Nimmo.

The 6ft 7ins forward, who weighs almost 19st, will provide cover for George Skivington and Kieran Low.

The 28-year-old has recently played for the Newport Gwent Dragons, having previously spent time with the Cornish Pirates in the Championship.

"We are really looking forward to having Ian onboard. He will bring plenty of size and experience to our pack," said Exiles boss Brian Smith.