English Championship Prop Tragically Passes Away

RIP.

Doncaster Knights prop forward Ian Williams has tragically passed away, the club has revealed this afternoon.

The 27-year-old collapsed at training at Castle Park this morning and, despite the best efforts of the emergency response team, could not be resuscitated.

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Williams joined the Doncaster in summer 2017 from Rotherham Titans and quickly became a well-liked member of the Knights squad making six appearances for the club.

“We extend our deepest sympathies to Ian’s mother Pippa, father Phillip & and sister Helen and are working with a counselling team in the best interest of Ian’s teammates.” a statement read.

Details of Ian’s funeral will be posted once known.