In the duel for the semifinal of the Challenge Cup between Toulon Y Leicester, the Argentine second line Thomas Lavanini had to be replaced in the 78th minute after suffering a blow to the ankle.
After conducting the corresponding studies, the Tigers confirmed that the forward should undergo surgery for a syndesmosis in the ankle and the action will be lost until December.
In this way, Lavanini may not be part of Rugby Championship that Los Pumas will play in Australia from November 7 to December 12. Mario Ledesma suffers a loss of weight in the establishment for what will have to accommodate the second row.
The exact moment of the injury suffered by Lavanini in the duel between Toulon Y Leicester. After it, he was replaced by his compatriot Facundo Gigena.