Todd Payten
New deal with the Tigers

Two of the Wests Tigers most experienced forwards, prop Todd Payten and second-rower Chris Heighington, have penned new deals with the club.

Both players will be off contract at the end of next season, with Payten’s new one-year deal seeing him remain at the Tigers until the end of 2012.

Heighington has extended his contract for a further two years and will remain at the club until the end of the 2013 season.

The respected forwards have played 402 NRL matches between them.

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