George Chkhaidze

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Giorgi Chkhaidze
Date of birth (1981-08-20) August 20, 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth Kutaisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 109 kg (17 st 2 lb)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Number 8, Flanker, Lock
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006-2008
2008-2009
2009-2011
2011-2012
2012-
Massy
Racing-Métro
Montpellier
Saint-Junien
Tarbes
22
12
22
13
5
(5)
(5)
(10)
(10)
(0)
correct as of 30/10/2012.
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2002-  Georgia 59 (25)
correct as of 30/10/2012.

George Chkhaidze (born Tbilisi, 24 June 1982) is a Georgian rugby union player. He plays as a flanker.

He moved to France, where he has been playing for Massy (2006/07), Racing Métro 92 (2007/08-2008/09), where he won the Pro D2, in 2008/09, and Montpellier Hérault, since 2009/10.

He has currently 52 caps for Georgia, since his debut, an 88-0 win over Netherlands, in Tbilisi, at 3 February 2002, aged only 19 years old, for the Six Nations B. He counts 4 tries scored, 20 points in aggregate. He was called for the 2003 Rugby World Cup, playing three matches, the 2007 Rugby World Cup, playing in all the four matches, and the 2011 Rugby World Cup, once again in all the four matches.

External links[edit]