Denis Betts vows to honour the memory of Kato Ottio this season
The Papua New Guinea star collapsed and died of heat stroke just days before he was due to join Widnes earlier this month.
The Vikings shirts will now include Kato 18 in red and yellow in honour of World Cup star Ottio’s PNG colours.
Betts said: “We have tried to do what was respectful because he was part of the team but he never got the chance to do what he wanted to do.
“We have got a fantastic group of players and they all understand what has happened and we are not trying to run away from that.
“But it is a strange one because there is no real emotional attachment - it is just sadness... read more
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