Wests Tigers have today confirmed that utility back Justin Hunt has announced his retirement from the game due to injury, effective immediately.

A Tugun Seahawks junior, Hunt finishes his rugby league career with 22 appearances in six seasons, with time spent at the South Sydney Rabbitohs (2012-13), Parramatta Eels (2014), St George Illawarra Dragons (2015) and Wests Tigers (2016-17).

After making his Club debut for Wests Tigers mid-way through the 2016 season, Hunt was named in the Intrust Super Premiership Team of the Year and.

Hunt continued his strong form over to the 2017 season, before suffering the devastating leg and ankle injury in Round 10 of the Intrust Super Premiership season against the Bulldogs.

Having retired from the game, Hunt will now begin a career in real estate.

Wests Tigers would like to thank him for his service and wish him all the best in the future.

Wests Tigers 2023 Player Movements

2023 Gains
Apisai Koroisau (Penrith Panthers, 2025), Isaiah Papali'i (Parramatta Eels, 2025)
2023 Losses
Luke Garner (Penrith Panthers), Luciano Leilua (North Queensland Cowboys), Thomas Mikaele (Warrington Wolves), Kelma Tuilagi (Manly Sea Eagles)
Re-Signed
Alex Twal (2024)
Off Contract 2022
William Kei, Jock Madden, Henry O'Kane, James Roberts, Tommy Talau, James Tamou, Brandon Tumeth

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