The Castres Olympique squad for 2022/2023

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Here is the list of players of Castres for the 2022/2023 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
France Antoine GUILLAMON Prop 31 y/o 04/06/1991 1.92 m 139 kg 6 ft 4 in 21 st 12.44 lb; 306.44 lb PRO 2024
France Antoine TICHIT Prop 33 y/o 13/06/1989 1.82 m 112 kg 6 ft 17 st; 246.92 lb PRO 2024
France Aurélien AZAR Prop 28 y/o 10/06/1994 1.88 m 122 kg 6 ft 2 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2024
Georgia Levan CHILACHAVA Prop 31 y/o 17/08/1991 1.88 m 130 kg 6 ft 2 in 20 st 6.60 lb; 286.60 lb PRO 2024
France Loîs GUÉROIS-GALISSON Prop 21 y/o 22/12/2001 1.91 m 118 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb ACADEMY
Canada Matt TIERNEY Prop 26 y/o 04/07/1996 1.91 m 134 kg 6 ft 3 in 21 st 1.42 lb; 295.42 lb PRO 2024
France Quentin WALCKER Prop 26 y/o 21/02/1996 1.81 m 105 kg 5 ft 11 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO 2025
France Wayan DE BENEDITTIS Prop 23 y/o 10/03/1999 1.85 m 115 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2025
France Wilfrid HOUNKPATIN Prop 31 y/o 29/07/1991 1.92 m 132 kg 6 ft 4 in 20 st 11.01 lb; 291.01 lb PRO 2026
France Brendan LEBRUN Hooker 25 y/o 22/01/1998 1.81 m 110 kg 5 ft 11 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
France Brice HUMBERT Hooker 26 y/o 27/08/1996 1.78 m 110 kg 5 ft 10 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
France Gaëtan BARLOT Hooker 25 y/o 13/04/1997 1.84 m 107 kg 6 ft 16 st; 235.89 lb PRO 2025
Tonga Paula NGAUAMO Hooker 32 y/o 19/02/1990 1.85 m 120 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2023
France Pierre COLONNA Hooker 21 y/o 14/06/2001 1.87 m 109 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb ACADEMY 2026
France Dorian CLERC Lock 24 y/o 07/07/1998 1.94 m 113 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2023
France Florent VANVERBERGHE Lock 22 y/o 22/07/2000 1.95 m 120 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb ACADEMY 2025
France Gauthier MARAVAT Lock 22 y/o 11/06/2000 1.98 m 106 kg 6 ft 6 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb ACADEMY 2025
Fiji Leone NAKARAWA Lock 35 y/o 04/02/1988 2.00 m 127 kg 6 ft 7 in 19 st 13.99 lb; 279.99 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Ryno PIETERSE Lock 24 y/o 06/08/1998 1.97 m 114 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb PRO 2024
France Théo HANNOYER Lock 26 y/o 09/06/1996 1.98 m 122 kg 6 ft 6 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO 2023
Australia Tom STANIFORTH Lock 28 y/o 13/08/1994 1.98 m 119 kg 6 ft 6 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO 2026
Spain Asier USARRAGA Back row 28 y/o 31/12/1994 1.88 m 111 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb PRO 2024
France Baptiste DELAPORTE Back row 25 y/o 27/03/1997 1.90 m 112 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2023
Fiji Josaia RAISUQE Back row 28 y/o 22/07/1994 1.93 m 113 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO 2025
France Kévin KORNATH Back row 26 y/o 27/12/1996 1.96 m 110 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
France Mathieu BABILLOT Back row 29 y/o 09/09/1993 1.90 m 111 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb PRO 2025
Australia Nick CHAMPION DE CRESPIGNY Back row 26 y/o 27/06/1996 1.93 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Teariki BEN-NICHOLAS Back row 27 y/o 18/07/1995 1.95 m 110 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
Canada Tyler ARDRON Back row 31 y/o 16/06/1991 1.97 m 112 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2024
France Gauthier DOUBRÈRE Scrum-half 27 y/o 24/12/1995 1.76 m 80 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb PRO 2024
France Jérémy FERNANDEZ Scrum-half 25 y/o 15/05/1997 1.76 m 86 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb PRO 2025
France Julien BLANC Scrum-half 30 y/o 04/10/1992 1.75 m 81 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 10.57 lb; 178.57 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Rory KOCKOTT Scrum-half 36 y/o 25/06/1986 1.80 m 92 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO 2023 JOKER (8)
Uruguay Santiago ARATA Scrum-half 26 y/o 02/09/1996 1.74 m 78 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 3.96 lb; 171.96 lb PRO 2024
New Zealand Ben BOTICA Fly-half 33 y/o 07/10/1989 1.78 m 93 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO 2024
Argentina Benjamin URDAPILLETA Fly-half 36 y/o 11/03/1986 1.78 m 86 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb PRO 2023
Fiji Adrea COCAGI Centre 28 y/o 01/03/1994 1.85 m 109 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO 2025
France Adrien SÉGURET Centre 24 y/o 22/07/1998 1.83 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb PRO 2024
France Antoine ZEGHDAR Centre 23 y/o 22/05/1999 1.98 m 103 kg 6 ft 6 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO 2025
France Louis LE BRUN Centre 20 y/o 28/02/2002 1.90 m 96 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb ACADEMY 2026
France Thomas COMBEZOU Centre 36 y/o 26/01/1987 1.82 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO 2023
Fiji Vilimoni BOTITU Centre 24 y/o 15/06/1998 1.79 m 93 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb PRO 2025
Fiji Filipo NAKOSI Winger 30 y/o 08/04/1992 1.82 m 108 kg 6 ft 17 st; 238.10 lb PRO 2024
France Martin LAVEAU Winger 26 y/o 10/09/1996 1.82 m 86 kg 6 ft 13 st; 189.60 lb PRO 2024
France Antoine BOUZERAND Fullback 23 y/o 26/05/1999 1.76 m 80 kg 5 ft 9 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb PRO 2023
France Geoffrey PALIS Fullback 31 y/o 08/07/1991 1.89 m 96 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO 2024
France Julien DUMORA Fullback 34 y/o 24/03/1988 1.84 m 96 kg 6 ft 15 st; 211.64 lb PRO 2024
France Thomas LARREGAIN Fullback 25 y/o 16/04/1997 1.84 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO 2023

Academy players who have not yet played with the pros

These players are well part of the the Castres Olympique squad but have not yet appeared on a game sheet this season. They are in a separate table for more readability.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Nouvelle-Zélande River TUKINO Prop 19 y/o 24/09/2003 - - - - ACADEMY
Afrique du sud Sphekahle DUBE Prop 22 y/o 06/06/2000 1.85 m 118 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb ACADEMY
France Valentin GORGÉ Prop 20 y/o 06/03/2002 1.89 m 110 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb ACADEMY 2023
France Adrien TAFANEL Lock 21 y/o 04/01/2002 1.95 m 100 kg 6 ft 5 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb ACADEMY
Russie Alexey KONNOV Lock 19 y/o 10/09/2003 2.04 m 114 kg 6 ft 8 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb ACADEMY 2025
France Hugo LOPES Lock 20 y/o 25/04/2002 1.97 m 105 kg 6 ft 6 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb ACADEMY
France Baptiste COPE Back row 21 y/o 09/02/2002 1.86 m 92 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb ACADEMY 2026
Russie Dmitrii DROMOV Back row 19 y/o 18/06/2003 1.94 m 100 kg 6 ft 4 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb ACADEMY
Nouvelle-Zélande Feibyan Cornell TUKINO Back row 21 y/o 16/06/2001 1.89 m 114 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb ACADEMY 2024
France Lucas IZARD Back row 18 y/o 27/09/2004 - - - - ACADEMY
France Simon BENOIST Scrum-half 20 y/o 30/04/2002 1.73 m 75 kg 5 ft 8 in 11 st 11.35 lb; 165.35 lb ACADEMY 2024
France Louison GRAS Fly-half 20 y/o 08/01/2003 1.76 m 72 kg 5 ft 9 in 11 st 4.73 lb; 158.73 lb ACADEMY
Nouvelle-Zélande Crimson TUKINO Centre 20 y/o 16/09/2002 1.88 m 95 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb ACADEMY
Espagne Daniel CATANZARO Centre 19 y/o 19/09/2003 1.83 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb ACADEMY
France Joris DUPONT Centre 22 y/o 08/02/2001 1.80 m 90 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb ACADEMY 2025
Fidji Osea WAQANINAVATU Winger 22 y/o 22/04/2000 1.77 m 84 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb ACADEMY
France Sacha PALCHINE Fullback 20 y/o 24/09/2002 1.86 m 95 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb ACADEMY 2024
France Théo CHABOUNI Fullback 19 y/o 22/12/2003 1.82 m 82 kg 6 ft 12 st; 180.78 lb ACADEMY

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Lucas IZARD - 18 years old
  • Oldest player : Rory KOCKOTT - 36 years old
  • Average : 25 years old
  • Lightest player : Louison GRAS - 72 kg
  • Heaviest player : Antoine GUILLAMON - 139 kg
  • Average weight : 104 kg