MATCH
CENTRE
All fixtures and scores here!
Login
Logout
Show scores
TOP 14    

Georgian wrecking ball completes move to new Top 14 club

Georgian international Levan Chilachava has officially signed a new three-year deal with Montpellier, completing the move from Toulon.

The 26-year-old prop will leave the club where he became a professional after nine seasons. He leaves with mixed emotions, with his heart in Toulon.

“It’s a bit difficult for me but I think that leaving can also be beneficial, ” he admits.

With 40-test caps to his name, Chilachava will bring experience to Montpellier’s front row which includes Springbok Jannie du Plessis. He joins eight new signings for the club including Julien Ledevedec from Brive and ex-Springbok flyhalf Johan Goosen.

He is currently training with the national side but when he returns he will play with two fellow Georgians in Misha Nariashvili and Konstantin Mikautadze, who also left Toulon last year.

In other news:

Video Spacer

RugbyPass has created a next generation rugby rating system, based on machine learning and shaped by game winning moments. The system (RPI) is a world first for its complexity and comprehensive embrace of northern and southern hemisphere players and teams. By using in-depth data analysis, RPI determines exactly what it takes to win, in real time. Explore the RPI now!

Join our mailing list and get news, highlights and more every week!

Thanks for joining our mailing list.
Georgian wrecking ball completes move to new Top 14 club | RugbyPass