London (AFP)

Wales fly-half Rhys Priestland extended his contract with English Premiership side Bath, the club announced on Friday.

The 29-year-old -- capped 48 times since making his Test debut in 2011 -- originally signed a two-year contract in 2015 when he left Welsh region Scarlets.

Since then he has scored 101 points in 27 appearances although this season has been blighted by injury.

Priestland was one of three players to commit themselves to Bath on Friday with centre Max Clark and fullback Tom Homer also signing extensions.

"Rhys, Max and Tom are all really integral members of the squad, and it's great news for the club going forward that they have agreed to stay here," Bath's director of rugby Todd Blackadder told the club website.

"They are all at slightly different stages in their careers -– Max having just broken through into the first team, Tom is continuing to show his quality and consistency this season at fullback, whilst Rhys is a hugely experienced, world-class international who has been unlucky with injury this season.

"But they are really excited about the future with Bath," added the 45-year-old former All Blacks captain.

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