France lose Szarzewski for Murrayfield

Date published: March 3 2014

An ankle injury has ruled France hooker Dimitri Szarzewski out of Saturday's Six Nations match with Scotland.

An ankle injury has ruled France hooker Dimitri Szarzewski out of Saturday's Six Nations match with Scotland.

The 31-yearold suffered the injury on club duty for Racing Metro during Saturday's Top 14 victory over Castres.

He has been replaced in the squad by 27-year-old Perpignan hooker Guilhem Guirado,vwho has 18 international caps

The loss of Szarzewski, who has played in all three Six Nations games this season, is a blow to France, who are seeking their first away victory in two years. Their last win away from home was against the Scots two years ago.

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