Worcester Warriors possess re-signed New Zealand-born scrum-half Jono Kitto in an undisclosed-length contract.

Kitto, 26, who has played from the Premiership both Leicester and Harlequins, was signed on loan by the Tigers in 20 17.

The international was with North Auckland side Northland.

“It’s really been good to be home the past year reconnecting with family members and friends,” he said.

“But the ability to join Worcester was too great to miss. I truly enjoyed my brief stint there in 20 17 and met some excellent people that I’m looking forward to dealing together again.”

Kitto becomes Warriors’ third new registering up for its 2019-20 season after lock forward Graham Kitchener, who’s additionally to rejoin the club, from Leicester, and tight-head prop Conor Carey, who’s advised to move out of Connacht.

European Challenge Cup semifinalists Worcester, that were beaten at the Premiership Cup last four by Saracens on Friday, are 11th in the Premiership, four points away from the floor.