Italy A national rugby union team

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Emerging Italy
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Union Federazione Italiana Rugby
Coach(es) Umberto Casellato and Victor Jimenez
Top scorer Luciano Orquera (119 Nations Cup Only)
Most tries Michele Sepe (4 Nations Cup Only)
Team kit
Change kit
First international
Belgium  3-34  Italy B
(7 May 1964)
Largest win
Italy XV Italy 102-3  Denmark
(1° November 1997)
Largest defeat
Italy A Italy 17-45 England England Saxons
(29 January 2011)

The Italy A national rugby union team (also known as Emerging Italy) are the second national rugby union team in Italy after the national side. They competed every year in the IRB Nations Cup until 2013, in 2014 they will partecipate in the IRB Tbilisi Cup.

Current squad[edit]

IRB Tbilisi Cup 2013-14:

Tournament record[edit]

Year Tournament Host Rank
2006 IRB Nations Cup Portugal Portugal 2nd
2007 IRB Nations Cup Romania Romania 5th
2008 IRB Nations Cup Romania Romania 4th
2009 IRB Nations Cup Romania Romania 2nd
2010 IRB Nations Cup Romania Romania 3rd
2011 Churchill Cup England England 3rd
2012 IRB Nations Cup Romania Romania 3rd
2013 IRB Nations Cup Romania Romania 2nd
2014 IRB Tbilisi Cup Georgia (country) Georgia 3rd
2015 IRB Tbilisi Cup Georgia (country) Georgia TBD


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