Test would've gone ahead if NZ needed the points - Parisse

2019-10-10 12:30

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has slammed the decision to cancel his side's Rugby World Cup match against New Zealand because of Super Typhoon Hagibis.

Vermeulen v Parisse in clash of No 8 titans

2019-10-02 06:44

When the Boks face Italy, it will pitch hard-hitting Duane Vermeulen against Sergio Parisse in a monstrous clash of No 8 titans.

'Wasn't pretty' - Italy off-key in RWC win over Namibia

2019-09-22 10:15

Italy coach Conor O'Shea said his team were "disappointed" with their Rugby World Cup start against Namibia.

Italy's Parisse gets nod for 5th Rugby World Cup

2019-09-20 10:31

Italy's Sergio Parisse will play a record-equalling fifth Rugby World Cup after being named on Friday in the team to face Namibia in their Pool B opener.

Parisse quits Stade Francais after 15 seasons

2019-06-28 19:32

Italy captain Sergio Parisse is to leave Stade Francais after 15 seasons with the Parisian club.

Parisse chases rare win on Stadio Olimpico farewell

2019-03-15 21:07

Italy captain Sergio Parisse warned the motivation was huge as he prepares to play what will likely be his final match at the Stadio Olimpico.

Italy skipper Parisse back to face England in Six Nations

2019-03-07 17:48

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has recovered from a head injury and will face England in the Six Nations at Twickenham.

O'Shea makes changes, Parisse-less Italy face Ireland

2019-02-22 18:00

Italy coach Conor O'Shea has made five changes to his team for the Azzurri's third match in the Six Nations tournament against champions Ireland.

Italy tired of losing and 'watch out Wales', warns Parisse

2019-02-08 17:31

Italy captain Sergio Parisse warned his side are sick and tired of losing and are determined to end their 18-match Six Nations losing streak against Wales.

Parisse ends 'nightmare' season with surgery

2018-05-10 14:00

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has undergone surgery to remove an abdominal hernia bringing to an end a "nightmare" season for the Stade Francais veteran.


Parisse back for Italy in crunch Springbok match

2019-10-02 08:48

Talismanic No 8 Sergio Parisse will become rugby union's second most capped player when he skippers Italy against South Africa.

No Parisse as Italy ring changes for Canada

2019-09-24 07:47

Italy announced 10 changes for their Rugby World Cup match against Canada and rested talismanic captain Sergio Parisse.

Italy's Parisse prepares for historic 5th RWC

2019-09-21 09:49

When Italy's Sergio Parisse runs out against Namibia, he will join a very select band to have played five Rugby World Cups.

Italy captain Parisse signs for Toulon

2019-07-01 13:00

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has signed a one-year contract with Toulon, the Top 14 outfit has announced.

Italy legend Parisse bows out in Rome with another bitter defeat

2019-03-17 12:23

Italy rugby great Sergio Parisse bid farewell to the Stadio Olimpico in Rome this weekend with another bitter disappointment in defeat to France.

Parisse vows Italy will be more than 'spectators' against England

2019-03-08 21:22

Sergio Parisse has insisted perennial Six Nations strugglers Italy "have not come here to see England play" ahead of their match at Twickenham.

Parisse back fit for Six Nations run-in

2019-02-27 17:11

Italy captain Sergio Parisse has recovered from a head injury and is available to face England and France in the two final games of the Six Nations.

Italy skipper Parisse ruled out of Ireland game

2019-02-19 21:09

Italy captain Sergio Parisse will miss their Six Nations clash against Ireland after suffering a head injury.

Italy captain Parisse ruled out against All Blacks

2018-11-15 21:14

Italy captain Sergio Parisse will miss the final November Test match against world champions New Zealand in Rome.

Italy's Parisse aiming to avoid French stress

2018-02-22 22:40

Sergio Parisse said Italy must keep things tight in the first part of their Six Nations clash with France or the "stress" will get to them.

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