Thom Smith is a back-rower who arrives from Leicester Tigers where he previously captained the Welford Road outfit in the Premiership having been developed through their Academy system.
Thom played for Leicester since joining from Norwich, where he played his youth rugby. The forward made his senior Tigers debut in the Premiership Cup against Saracens in October 2018 having previously represented the Premiership juggernauts at U18 and A League level.
The 22-year-old back row joins the Knights as a young player keen to secure game time and further develop his rugby.
“I’m extremely excited and grateful to have signed with Doncaster Knights. The environment created by the players and coaching staff has made the transition so easy and I’m really looking forward to my time here.”