Simone Favaro

Simone Favaro has returned to Italy's starting line-up for the visit of Ireland
Thursday 14th March 15:14

Openside flanker Simone Favaro has returned to the starting line-up in one of three changes for Italy's final Six Nations Championship match against Ireland in Rome's Olympic Stadium on Saturday.

Italy boss Jacques Brunel recalls his big funs for New Zealand match
Thursday 15th November 16:31

Italy boss Jacques Brunel has made eight changes to his team for their clash with New Zealand on Saturday, recalling all of his available big guns.

Features

The Off Load: The best and worst from the world of rugby

The Off Load: The best and worst from the world of rugby

While Europe were busy demolishing the USA in the Ryder Cup, there was rugby from all four corners of the globe to get stuck into over the weekend.

Rugby Championship: South Africa should win battle up front, says Thinus Delport

Rugby Championship: South Africa should win battle up front, says Thinus Delport

South Africa should have the better of Australia up front but they must not allow the backs any time or space, says Thinus Delport.

The Off Load: The best and worst from the world of rugby

The Off Load: The best and worst from the world of rugby

There was loads of great rugby to enjoy over the weekend including some PRO12 upsets and some controversial refereeing.

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