PORTLAND veteran Jarrod Holt is firming as Hamilton Kangaroos new coach for the 2014 season.
Holt coached the Tigers in their Hampden league debut season, guiding them to a sixth-placed finish.
Hamilton Kangaroos are expected to announce Holt as their new coach in coming days, replacing Mick Edmonds.
Portland announced Holt's decision to join the Kangaroos on its Twitter account last night, wishing him luck on his new venture.
It read: "Jarrod Holt had informed the club that he has accpeted the Hamilton coaching position for 2014. We wish him all the best!!! #ClubLegend".
Hamilton Kangaroos president Paul Block or Holt couldn't be reached for comment.