Joe Gray’s second spell at Northampton Saints as injury cover has now ended the Premiership club have confirmed. The 30-year-old hooker, who joined on a three-month deal in the summer following a spell at Harlequins, has not been kept on as the Saints have been boosted by the return to fitness of Dylan Hartley and Dylan Hartley while James Fish and Samson Ma’asi are continuing to push for action.
It means Gray, who has not featured in the Premiership this term, will be departing the club without adding any appearances to those from his first spell between 2007-10.
A statement on the Saints website read: “Northampton Saints can confirm that Joe Gray’s short-term deal as injury cover has ended with immediate effect.
“The Club would like to thank Joe for his efforts since arriving at Franklin’s Gardens last month.”