Riccardo Bocchino

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Riccardo Bocchino
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-03-03) 3 March 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Viterbo, Italy
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 83 kg
Club information
Position(s) Fly-half
Current club Rugby Club I Cavalieri Prato
Senior clubs*
Years Club Apps (points)
2007–2009
2009–2010
2010–2011
2011-
Capitolina
Rovigo
Aironi
Rugby Club I Cavalieri Prato
17 (0)
11 (0)
Representative teams**
2010– Italy 04 (0)
* Professional club appearances and points
counted for domestic first grade only.
** Representative team caps and points correct
as of 10 September 2010.

Riccardo Bocchino (born 3 March 1988) is an Italian rugby union player. Bocchino, who is a fly-half, plays his club rugby for Aironi.[1] He made his debut for Italy against Ireland on 6 February 2010.[2]

Bocchino began his career at Capitolina, with whom he made his debut during the 2007–08 season.[1] He played for the Italian under-20 team at the 2008 IRB Junior World Championship[3] and Italy A at the 2009 IRB Nations Cup.[4] Bocchino moved to Rovigo prior to the 2009–10 season.[1] He was named in Nick Mallett's squad for the 2010 Six Nations Championship, making his debut against Ireland.[5]

Bocchino joined Aironi in 2010 prior to their first season in the Magners League.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Bocchino Riccardo" (in French). itsrugby.fr. Retrieved 28 February 2010. 
  2. ^ "Riccardo Bocchino". ESPN. Retrieved 28 February 2010. 
  3. ^ "France name squad for JWC". ESPN. 21 May 2008. Retrieved 28 February 2010. 
  4. ^ "France A and Italy A name Nations Cup squads". International Rugby Board. 26 May 2008. Retrieved 28 February 2010. 
  5. ^ "Mallett keeps same line-up Ready to take on Ireland". La Gazzetta dello Sport. 4 February 2010. Retrieved 28 February 2010. 
  6. ^ http://www.rugbylist.it/pipermail/rugbylist/2010-May/234776.html