History of Italy (The Blues) Rugby Team:
Since the late 1920s the Italian national rugby union has been playing international rugby which represents the nation of Italy in the sport of rugby union. Italy played their first international losing 9–0 against Spain in Barcelona in May 1929. Like other rugby-playing nations the Second World War interrupted Italian rugby union. After war they have a desire to return to normal and Italian rugby union entered a new dimensional magnitude special warm thanks to the help of Allied troops in Italy. After passing time this team is now ranked ninth in the world by the IRB as of 4 February 2013. Team’s nickname is also known as the Azzurri (the Blues) and currently captained by Number eight Sergio Parisse. Their current head coach is Jacques Brunel (born 14 January 1954, Courrensan, France) replacing Nick Mallet on 3 November 2011.
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Tournaments played by Italy Rugby Team
Italy has been playing Six Nations Championship with England, France, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Italy joined the Six Nations Championship in 2000 in spite of their admission coincided with the evacuation of a few of their best skilled players. Yet they won their opening game against the team Scotland by 34–20 which means the Azzurri got off to a charming positive start to the Six Nations in their first year. In the 2007 Six Nations for the first time the team won two games in the championship, and finished in 4th place with 4 table points. They are the holders of the Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy as from 2013.
Italy have also competed at every Rugby World Cup since the competition’s inception in 1987. Their performance at the 2003, 2007 and 2011 Rugby World Cup have constantly maintained a formula where they got two wins and two losses during the pool stages.
Official site and Official app of Italy Rugby Team
Italy Rugby Team has it own official site for their long fan followings. It brings latest news, pictures, players profile and video. This site is regularly updated with great new features. Many users find this true destination for themselves as they love to purchase tickets directly from the official website of the Italy Rugby Team. Once you register in this site you will receive every top news, match fixture or transfer news via email.
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Home Stadium of the Azzurri (the Blues)
From 2000 – 2011 Italy played their entire home Six Nations matches at the Stadio Flaminio, designed by Pier Luigi Nervi and Antonio Nervi in Rome. Yet they did not have a set stadium before joining the Six Nations and they used to play their home matches in various stadiums around the country.
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Italy Rugby Team Forum & Community
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