Jake Ilnicki: Northampton Saints sign Canada prop

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Northampton Saints have signed Canada international prop Jake Ilnicki on a contract until the end of the 2016-17 Premiership season.

The 24-year-old appeared for Canada in the recent autumn internationals, including in the North Americans' defeat by Ireland at Lansdowne Road.

The former San Diego Breakers forward has most recently been playing for New Zealand side Manawatu Turbos.

Ilnicki will make his 'A' team debut against Leicester on Monday.

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