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New three-year contract for Tigers' Richard Cockerill

Tigers announce new three-year contract for Richard Cockerill Credit: ITV Central

Leicester Tigers' director of rugby Richard Cockerill has agreed a new three-year contract with the club.

The former Tigers and England hooker became head coach during the 2008-09 season and was named rugby director almost two years ago.

He has led the club to four Premiership finals, winning titles in 2009 and 2010, in addition to reaching the 2009 Heineken Cup final and landing this season's LV= Cup.

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