One of Hull KR’s most senior players has confirmed his immediate retirement from playing, with six games of the regular season remaining.

Experienced hooker Tommy Lee has called time on a 15 year career, where he has played for eight different clubs, after admitting to struggling with a number of persisting injuries.

“Physically I have been struggling with niggles and I feel like I can’t perform each day like I would like to,” he said.

“I feel that it’s the right time to call it a day. I have played for almost 15 years at the top level and I’m very proud of that.”

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