Queensland Reds announce 10 new signings in 2018 playing squad

The Queensland Reds have confirmed their squad and coaching staff for the 2018 Super Rugby season. The 2018 Reds squad features 10 new signings, seven of which have been selected from Queensland Country following their grand final win in the National Rugby Championship, including Wallabies Spring Tour development player Liam Wright and NRC leading try scorer Filipo Daugunu. Heading to Ballymore for the first time will be former Brumbies and Stormers prop JP Smith, along with exciting young NSW Country Eagles hooker Brandon Paenga-Amosa. A number of players have also been promoted from within the Reds pathway, including young locks Angus Blyth and Harry Hockings, back rower Angus Scott-Young, flyhalf Hamish Stewart and scrumhalf Tate McDermott. In total, 83% of the 2018 squad have emerged from Queensland pathway programs. Joining the Reds coaching staff for the first time in 2018 will be former Queensland and Wallabies winger Paul Carozza, who has spent the last 15 years in
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