George Biagi

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George Biagi
Personal information
Full name George Fabio Biagi
Born (1985-10-04) 4 October 1985 (age 29)
Irvine, Scotland
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Weight 117 kg (18 st 6 lb)
School(s) attended Fettes College
University Bocconi University
Club information
Playing position Lock
Current club Zebre
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Pts)
2009-2010 Cavalieri Prato 17 (5)
2010-2012 Aironi 25 (10)
2012-2013 Bristol 1 (0)
2013- Zebre 33 (5)
Representative team(s)
2014- Italy 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and points correct as of 11 April 2015.

† Appearances (Points).

‡ Representative team caps and points correct as of 21 March 2015.

George Fabio Biagi (born 4 October 1985 in Irvine, Scotland) is an Italian/Scottish rugby union player who plays club rugby for Zebre. He was born in Scotland to Scots father and an Italian mother and later went to Italy to study. He has stated he has equal allegiance to both countries.[1][2]

Biagi started playing rugby at the age of 13 at Fettes College, Edinburgh. He attended Bocconi University in Milan and started playing with Grande Milano; the following year he moved to Amatori Milano. He was signed by Cavalieri Prato with whom he got promoted to Super 10 (now National Championship of Excellence) and qualified for the European Amlin Challenge Cup. He subsequently transferred to Aironi where he played since the 2010/2011 season, in the RaboDirect Pro 12 and the Heineken Cup.[3] In June 2012 he signed for Bristol Rugby[4] but in the summer of 2013, Biagi returned to Italy to join the new franchise Zebre in the RaboDirect Pro 12.