It's the same old story: every time Italy has the chance of make something special, the Azzurri doesn't catch it: that's the story of our last world cup match against Ireland, we resist for first half of the match and then we lost by 30, that's frustrating! However, let's leave our sadness and let's speak of quarter finals, because it's time for matches with no tomorrow. … [Read more...] about Rugby world cup, Italy same old disappointment
We're reaching one month of New Zealand rugby world cup and some matches on this weekend will be very interesting, in particular for Italy, in fact Sunday will be a clash against Ireland which will be crucial for Italy, to win will mean a step in the history, to lose will mean a trip back home. All in 80 minutes, Italy must believe in itself 100% because they have the … [Read more...] about It’s rugby world cup time!
Amazing week for Italy, first of all for the celebrations of the 150th birthday and then for who loves rugby we are still full of euphoria caused on Saturday with the Azzurri winning an historical match against France 22 to 21. But now we try to refocus in rugby, in fact Sunday is time for another complicated match in Edinburgh against Scotland and we must try to win to avoid … [Read more...] about Great week in rugby for Italy
It' Six Nations weekend again and it's time for Italy-France in Rome with the Azzurri that are still looking for their first victory in the tournament after loosing against Wales. Italian coach, Nick Mallet changes 7 men in the starting XV but it'll hard because France needs a win to keep on hoping to win the cup. My prediction is France by 15. In the other Saturday clash … [Read more...] about Six Nations back in action
This will be an intense weekend for european rugby: Saturday, at 18 CET, in London there will be the big clash between England and France, I think the home team is the favorite one but it will be a close match so my prediction is England will win by 3 points. Also Saturday the first match will be in Rome where Italy will face Wales; the Azzurri have a big chance to win the … [Read more...] about Six Nations weekend 26th Feb 2011