George Chuter retires from rugby with immediate effect

Leicester Tigers hooker George Chuter announces his retirement from rugby with immediate effect.

Leicester Tigers hooker George Chuter has confirmed his retirement from rugby with immediate effect.

The 37-year-old leaves the sport having played nearly 300 games for the Tigers during his 13 years with the club.

Chuter also won 24 caps for England after making his debut in 2006.

"To play nearly 300 games for Leicester and 100 for Saracens before that, plus 40 for England at various levels, gives me great pride," Chuter told the club's official website.

"Now I can finally get a bit of perspective and think about how long I've played the game, how many matches and how many training sessions I've been involved in."

Chuter appeared in seven Premiership finals and four Heineken Cup finals for Leicester.

Richard Cockerill
Read Next:
Chuter to depart Leicester Tigers?
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account