Italy set for fitness culture shock, warns O'Shea

2016-05-24 16:19

Under-performing and unfit Italy players are set for a culture shock of hard graft under new coach Conor O'Shea.

Parisse excited by Treviso return

2015-12-08 20:52

Sergio Parisse could not hide his delight at the prospect of returning to his old club in the European Champions Cup this weekend.

Irish fear return of Parisse

2015-09-28 15:20

Ireland are anxiously waiting to see whether Sergio Parisse makes his much-awaited return from injury against them.

Parisse to link up with Italy once fit

2015-09-09 16:35

Italy captain Sergio Parisse will not join his squad when they convene in Rome on 12 September.

Parisse to lead Italy at RWC

2015-08-24 19:22

Star No 8 Sergio Parisse will skipper Italy at the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England and Wales.

Parisse knock not serious

2015-03-16 16:16

Italy captain Sergio Parisse could shake off a foot injury to lead his side into their Six Nations finale against Wales.

Italy prove critics wrong

2015-03-01 09:55

Sergio Parisse has said Italy's victory over Scotland has answered the critics who have questioned their Six Nations place.

Italy ready to 'spit blood'

2015-02-06 18:00

Sergio Parisse has said that Italy are ready to "spit blood" in a bid to hand Ireland their second successive Stadio Olimpico defeat.


Defiant Parisse defends Italy's 6N place

2016-03-13 12:26

Sergio Parisse insists Italy still deserve a place in the Six Nations despite their nine-try 58-15 humiliation by Ireland.

Parisse to miss Italy's last clash

2015-10-09 16:29

Italy have made two changes to their side for Sunday's Rugby World Cup Pool D clash against Romania.

Parisse to miss RWC opener

2015-09-12 16:39

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has declared himself unfit for the opening RWC clash against France at Twickenham next weekend.

Parisse in doubt for Rugby World Cup

2015-09-08 18:52

Italian captain Sergio Parisse's participation in the upcoming Rugby World Cup is uncertain due to a severely bruised leg sustained on Saturday.

Parisse to miss Wales clash

2015-03-19 17:01

Sergio Parisse has been ruled out through injury but Kelly Haimona returns as Italy host Wales in the Six Nations.

Parisse expects 'tough' France clash

2015-03-14 17:17

Sergio Parisse says the Azzurri are ready to hand France their third consecutive Six Nations defeat.

Ireland wary of Parisse

2015-02-06 19:56

Ireland captain Paul O'Connell has warned of the danger of Italy counterpart Sergio Parisse but said they are ready.

Parisse stars in emotional Stade win

2015-01-10 08:46

Stade Francais went clear at the top of the French Top 14 on an emotional day in Paris.

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