magazine-issue
ENGLISH PREMIERSHIP-header
generic hexagon

Catrakilis fractured bone in throat


  • 12 Sep 2017
Demetri Catrakilis Demetri Catrakilis

Demetri Catrakilis has remained in hospital after it was confirmed he sustained a bone fracture in his throat. 

The Harlequins flyhalf took a shoulder to the throat from an opponent during their match against coach Johan Ackermann’s Gloucester. Catrakilis stopped breathing for several seconds and was placed on an oxygen mask before being rushed to hospital.

Harlequins have since released an update on the 28-year-old’s condition, confirming Catrakilis sustained a fracture to a bone in this throat.

‘Demetri Catrakilis remains in hospital after sustaining a small fracture to a bone in his throat during the match against Gloucester. He does not require surgery. We will provide a further update when available,’ read Quinns’ statement.

Photo: Steve Bardens/Getty Images

0 Comments
latest-articles
Issue 243

2018 Super Rugby starts here!

SA Rugby magazine's ultimate guide to the 2018 Super Rugby tournament is on sale now for just R29.90.

Faf de Klerk in SA Rugby magazine

Faf just the trick for Sale

Faf de Klerk has proved to be a smart signing for the Sale Sharks, writes MARTIN GILLINGHAM.

Seabelo Senatla in SA Rugby magazine

Senatla shifts focus

Blitzboks superstar Seabelo Senatla wants to put himself in contention for Springbok selection, writes CRAIG LEWIS.

You may also like

Get our daily email update. Subscribe to the SA Rugby magazine newsletter: