The rumours have been lurking around the Rugby League world for months, now it is official. Ben Barba will joining the Brisbane Broncos on a three year deal as of 2014 after being granted a release from the Canterbury Bulldogs.
Barba had two years remaining at the Bulldogs but wished to return home to Queensland due to family welfare. It was reported all three Queensland based teams (Titans, Broncos & Cowboys) were heavily bidding for the talented 24 year old with the Brisbane based team eventually securing the signature. The two years will be transferred with another year being added to his contract.