Lees joins Exiles

Exeter have announced the signing of versatile back-row forward Mitch Lees from Championship side London Welsh on a two-year deal from the start of next season.

The 25-year-old, who has followed the arrival of prop Tomas Francis from London Scottish, has played for the ACT Brumbies A team in his native Australia and moved to England to join the Exiles at the start of this season.