History of rugby union matches between Argentina and Italy

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Argentina first played against Italy in 1978 in Rovigo, with Italy running out 19-6 winners. They next met in the Rugby World Cup in 1987, Argentina coming out on top 25-16. Since then, Argentina have had the better record.[1]

Overall summary[edit]

Details Played Won by Argentina Won by Italy Drawn Argentina points Italy points
In Argentina 8 5 2 0 222 131
In Italy 8 6 2 0 186 130
Neutral venue 3 1 1 1 68 65
Overall 19 13 5 1 476 326

Results[edit]

Date Venue Score Victor Comments
23 November 2013 Stadio Olimpico, Rome 14 – 19  Argentina 2013 end of year test
9 June 2012 Estadio Bicentenario, San Juan 37 – 22  Argentina Italian Tour of Americas
13 November 2010 Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi, Verona 16 – 22  Argentina 2010 end of year rugby union tests
15 November 2008 Stadio Olimpico, Turin 14 – 22  Argentina 2008 end of year rugby union tests
28 June 2008 Estadio Olímpico, Córdoba 12 – 13  Italy 2008 mid year test
9 June 2007 Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza 24 – 6  Argentina 2007 mid year test
18 November 2006 Stadio Flaminio, Rome 16 – 23  Argentina 2006 end of year rugby union tests
19 November 2005 Stadio Marassi, Genoa 22 – 39  Argentina 2005 end of year rugby union tests
17 June 2005 Estadio Olímpico, Córdoba 29 – 30  Italy
11 June 2005 Padre Ernesto Martearena, Salta 35 – 21  Argentina
16 November 2002 Stadio Flaminio, Rome 6 – 38  Argentina
14 July 2001 Ferrocaril Oeste, Buenos Aires 38 – 17  Argentina
7 November 1998 Stadio Comunale Beltrametti, Piacenza 23 – 19  Italy
22 October 1997 Stade Antoine-Béguère, Lourdes 18 – 18   draw
17 October 1995 Monumental José Fierro, Tucumán 26 – 6  Argentina
4 June 1995 Buffalo City Stadium, East London 25 – 31  Italy 1995 Rugby World Cup
24 June 1989 Vélez Sársfield, Buenos Aires 21 – 16  Argentina
28 May 1987 Lancaster Park, Christchurch 25 – 16  Argentina 1987 Rugby World Cup
24 October 1978 Stadio Comunale Mario Battaglini, Rovigo 19 – 6  Italy

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