Double Six Nations Injury Blow For France

Jason Hennessy

Jason Hennessy

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Jason Hennessy


France have lost two more players before the start of the Six Nations with Camille Chat and Raphaël Lakafia reportedly ruled out.

Racing 92 hooker Chat and Stade Français number eight Lakafia have both been ruled out before the start of the tournament, according to Sky Sports.

Lakafia will not be replaced while Chat’s place will be taken by Christopher Tolofua.

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The news comes in the wake of an injury spree in the French camp with star player Wesley Fofana as well as Eddy Ben Arous, François Trinh-Duc and Henry Chavancy all being ruled out due to injury.

France’s first game of the Six Nations is against England at Twickenham on February 4.