Full name: Ãtienne Piquiral
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 192 lbs (87 kg)
Born: June 15, 1901 in Perpignan, PyrÃ©nÃ©es-Orientales, France
Died: March 13, 1945 in LÃ¼beck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Affiliations: Racing Club de France, Paris (FRA)
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Ãtienne Piquiral played lock and back-row forward for France at the 1924 Paris Olympics, winning a silver medal. He was capped 19 times for France. Piquiral played for CA PÃ©rigourdain as a youth, and then was with SA Bordeaux in 1919-20, Bordeaux Ãtudiant Club in 1920-21, Racing Club de France from 1921-26, and finally FC Lyonnaise in 1926-28.
Piquiral studied engineering at lâÃcole Polytechnique, and became an engineer. During World War II he was a captain in the 248th infantry regiment. Captured by the Germans, he died of illness in captivity in LÃ¼beck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
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|1924 Summer||22||Paris||Rugby||France||FRA||Round-Robin||Match #3||2||1924-05-18||USA 17, FRA 3||Forward||0||0||0||0||0|