A serious injury to centre Andrea Masi compounded Italy's disappointment at losing their World Cup opener against France.
Wasps have signed New Zealand utility back Charles Piutau from the Auckland Blues on a one-season deal.
Christian Wade believes Wasps' togetherness will help them target the Aviva Premiership play-offs this season.
Former England international Andy Goode has told Sky Sports he is retiring from professional rugby after a 17-year career with "a heavy heart".
Wallaby great George Smith talks to Sky Sports about enjoying his pre-season and how he hopes to make his mark at Wasps.
English clubs say they will allow their players to compete at next summer's Olympic Games as part of Great Britain's Sevens team.
Guy Thompson has signed a new long-term contract with Wasps.
Wasps scrum-half Joe Simpson has refused to write off his chances of making England's 31-man World Cup squad.
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