# italy-rugby - Today’s News
Eddie Jones men scored five tries in Rome, with Jonathan Joseph notching a hat-trick.
Eddie Jones’s men scored five tries in total.
# italy-rugby - Saturday 6 February, 2016
The Italians were narrowly beaten in an entertaining game at Stade de France.
Les Bleus made a winning start to life under Guy Noves.
# italy-rugby - Friday 5 February, 2016
Italian rugby blogger Dario Mazzocchi serves up the penultimate part of our Six Nations preview series.
We want to know what your favourite pre-match tune is.
# italy-rugby - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
The much-anticipated annual tournament gets underway at the weekend.
# italy-rugby - Wednesday 20 January, 2016
Sergio Parisse will lead the Italian challenge again.
The former Ireland fullback has been heavily linked with the Italy job.
Sampdoria’s Antonio Cassano is hoping to be part of the Italians’ squad to face Ireland at the Euros this summer.
# italy-rugby - Wednesday 7 October, 2015
Lynne Cantwell explains what is actually involved in opposition analysis in rugby.
# italy-rugby - Tuesday 6 October, 2015
We’ve taken a look at every single ruck Ireland were involved in against the Italians last weekend.
Ireland’s openside flanker was happy with the defensive effort against Italy.
# italy-rugby - Monday 5 October, 2015
We take an in-depth look at Ireland’s shortcoming against the Italians yesterday.
Murray Kinsella reports from the English capital as Ireland set off for Cardiff.
We know who the big winners were.
Ireland can learn plenty from their talismanic captain.
The 22-year-old centre was impressive on his tournament debut.
# italy-rugby - Sunday 4 October, 2015
The Ireland head coach felt his side lacked the same intensity that Italy brought.
Joe Schmidt’s men made too many errors and struggled with the Italian intensity.
Joe Schmidt’s side have moved into knock-out mode despite having two pool games left.
# italy-rugby - Saturday 3 October, 2015
The Italy captain says he won’t be able to perform to his usual standards.
After a quiet week of hard work in Guildford, Ireland headed back into the English capital yesterday afternoon.
‘I don’t think players are afraid to say that if we go well then we’ve got a good chance of winning.’
The Ireland squad have been watching more rugby than ever in what is a superb World Cup.
Schmidt says it’s not ideal that Jared Payne is injured this weekend.
# italy-rugby - Friday 2 October, 2015
The 23-year-old lock shows a constant appetite for counter-rucking.
The Munster man takes over in the 13 shirt for Sunday’s game against Italy.
‘He’s able to walk around freely now on it and jog around,’ said of his first-choice 13.
Keith Earls and Robbie Henshaw partner up in the midfield, while Simon Zebo is retained at fullback.
Simon Zebo is at fullback with Rob Kearney missing through injury.
# italy-rugby - Wednesday 30 September, 2015
The in-form winger is in a good place at the moment.
# italy-rugby - Monday 28 September, 2015
The 35-year-old is expected back in Joe Schmidt’s Ireland XV next weekend.
# italy-rugby - Saturday 19 September, 2015
It was far from a thriller but France had enough firepower to comfortably prevail.
We were following all the action from Twickenham.
# italy-rugby - Saturday 5 September, 2015
Both players picked up what looked like serious injuries.
# italy-rugby - Saturday 22 August, 2015
Scotland travelled to Turin hoping to build on the performance that left them on the wrong side of a 28-22 defeat to Ireland.
# italy-rugby - Monday 15 June, 2015
Training did not take place this morning in Villabassa after the disagreement.
# italy-rugby - Friday 27 March, 2015
The former Leinster and Ireland fullback has not spoken to the Italian Rugby Federation.
# italy-rugby - Monday 23 March, 2015
It’s all downhill to England from here.