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Italy without Parisse against Ireland in Dublin

Friday 7 March 2014

Italy will be without injured captain Sergio Parisse but will start with a new half-back pairing of Luciano Orquera and Tito Tebaldi for Saturday's Six Nations clash against Ireland in Dublin.
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Brunel: Wounded Scotland will be ready to battle

Saturday 22 February 2014

Italy coach Jacques Brunel says that he has prepared his team to face a desperate Scotland side looking to turn things around when they meet in what could be a Six Nations wooden spoon decider at Rome's Olympic Stadium on Saturday.
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Brunel retains his squad for Six Nations games

Tuesday 11 February 2014

Italy coach Jacques Brunel was as good as his word and named the same squad for the forthcoming Six Nations games with Scotland and Ireland as were involved in the opening two defeats against Wales and France.
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Brunel wants strong Italy performance for Wales

Friday 31 January 2014

Italy coach Jacques Brunel said he is hoping for a "strong performance" from his side when they line up for their Six Nations opener against defending champions Wales on Saturday.
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Parisse urges Italy to retain attacking style of game

Thursday 23 January 2014

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has urged his team-mates to continue with the attacking game that benefited them in last year's Six Nations Championship if they want to enjoy further success this season.
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Italy call Minto up for Six Nations as Fuser drops out

Tuesday 21 January 2014

Italy have called lock Francesco Minto into their Six Nations Championship squad for the opening two matches against Wales and France after Marco Fuser was ruled out through injury.
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Bergamasco named in Italy's Six Nations squad

Friday 10 January 2014

Experienced winger Mirco Bergamasco has been included in Italy's Six Nations rugby squad after recovering from a serious knee injury
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Perpignan forwards coach to join Italy

Monday 25 November 2013

Perpignan forwards coach Giampiero De Carli will join Italy in the same capacity in time for next season, the Italian rugby federation (FIR) announced Monday.
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100 caps for Castrogiovanni & Parisse against Fiji

Thursday 14 November 2013

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has made several changes from the starting XV that suffered heavy defeat to Australia last week ahead of the second November Test against Fiji on Saturday.
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Italy eye historic victory over wounded Wallabies

Friday 8 November 2013

Italy have a historic first victory over a wounded Wallabies side in their sights on Saturday but remain wary of a backlash following the Australians' recent defeat to England.
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Italy name team to face Australia in Turin

Thursday 7 November 2013

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has named his team to play Australia this weekend and said that they will not be taking their opponents lightly in Turin on Saturday.
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Italy name 30-man Autumn Internationals squad

Wednesday 30 October 2013

Italy have named their squad for the Autumn Internationals next month including captain Sergio Parisse and prop Martin Castrogiovanni who were both born in Argentina and are closing in on a century of caps.
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Italy name Autumn Internationals training squad

Tuesday 8 October 2013

Italian-Scottish fly-half Tommaso Allan was one of two new call-ups to a 35-man Italy squad announced by coach Jacques Brunel for two training camps prior to three November tests.
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Italy make ten changes for Scotland play off

Thursday 20 June 2013

Italy's French coach Jacques Brunel has made ten changes to the team that went down 39-10 to Samoa last weekend for this weekend's play-off against Scotland in Pretoria on Saturday.
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Italy make seven changes for Samoa in SA

Friday 14 June 2013

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has made seven changes to the team that lost to South Africa for this week's match against Samoa in Nelspruit on Saturday.
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Italy make seven changes for South African Test

Thursday 6 June 2013

Italy have made seven changes from the team that beat Ireland last March for a Test against South Africa in Durban Saturday.
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Four uncapped players in Italy squad for S.Africa

Saturday 11 May 2013

Italy coach Jacques Brunel has named four uncapped players in a 32-man squad for the upcoming tour of South Africa.
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