Ibrahim Diarra (Rugby union player) Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Death, Net Worth

Ibrahim Diarra Bio, Wiki

Ibrahim Diarra was a 36-years-old Rugby union footballer. He was born on May 25, 1983, and died on December 18, 2019. He played the game as a costar flanker. Diarra began his international career for France in his fourth match of the Six Nations Championship of 2008 against Italy on March 9, 2008. It was his only hat.

Quick Bio
Birth DateMay 25, 1983
Birth PlaceParis, France
Death DateDecember 18, 2019
Age36 years
ProfessionRugby union footballer
Height6′ 1″
Weight216 lbs
PositionFlanker
Net WorthUpdate Soon

Ibrahim Diarra Career and Achievements 

Diarra started his professional career with Montauban before spending seven seasons with Castres, where he won the French title in 2013 and retired five years later. He lifted the Top 14 title with Castres in 2013 after starting his career with Montauban. He made his only Test appearance against Italy in 2008.

Death and Cause

Ibrahim Diarra has died on December 18, 2019, following a heart attack, sources close to the player told AFP on Wednesday. Diarra, who made his only Test appearance against Italy in 2008, had been in a Paris hospital in a critical condition since Friday after having suffered a cardiac arrest.

“I am devastated that he could go so soon. We will always remember his smile and eternal memory of a great rugby player. My most sincere condolences to the family and those close to Ibrahim Diarra,” the French Rugby Federation’s president Bernard Laporte said on Twitter.

Diarra’s former coach at Montauban, Laurent Travers also paid tribute to him.  “He brought laughter and a ray of sunshine. He gave everything on the field,” Travers told AFP.

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