Italy

Max Evans out – Nikki Walker in for the Scots

Max Evans out – Nikki Walker in for the Scots

Scotland have been forced to make a change in their team for tomorrow’s RBS 6 Nations Championship match against Italy at Murrayfield (kick-off 2.30pm). In spite of intensive treatment Glasgow Warriors’…

Luke McLean and Martin Castrogiovanni of Italy celebrate their Six Nation win over Scotland in 2010

Can Italy end the Championship on a win?

SINCE joining the Six Nations in 2000, Italy have chalked up seven wins. Five of those have come against Scotland, so you can imagine the importance they attach to the…

How Italy shocked France – video

How Italy shocked France – video

ITALY caused the biggest upset in the Championship for decades by beating Grand Slam champions, France in Rome, 22-21. Unlike their other performances in recent year the Italian refused to…

Italy 16 Wales 24 – The Video highlights

Italy 16 Wales 24 – The Video highlights

Wales kept alive their slim hopes of lifting the 2011 RBS 6 Nations with this hard-fought victory in Rome. Did they deserve it? Are Wales back on track? Let us…

England 59 Italy 13 – The Rugby World Verdict

England 59 Italy 13 – The Rugby World Verdict

By Rugby World editor, Paul Morgan ENGLAND ARE starting to rumble back to their 2000 or 2001 levels, boosted by the new law interpretations which are suiting them down to…

Martin Johnson the joker, says Tindall

Martin Johnson the joker, says Tindall

CHRIS ASHTON became the butt of a joke from England manager Martin Johnson once they had despatched Italy with eight tries at Twickenham. Ashton defied Johnson’s orders by swallow diving…