January 30, 2018 / 9:26 PM / 4 months ago

Rugby - France hooker Tolofua ruled out of Six Nations with neck injury

PARIS (Reuters) - France hooker Christopher Tolofua has been ruled out of their Six Nations campaign with a neck injury, the French rugby federation said on Tuesday.

France's Christopher Tolofua (front) and his teammates react after losing their rugby test match to Argentina in Cordoba, June 16, 2012. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

The Saracens player is the second back-up to captain Guilhem Guirado to pull out ahead of France’s opener against Ireland on Saturday after Camille Chat was sidelined with a bout of flu.

Reporting by Julien Pretot; Editing by Toby Davis

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