Result: Ireland score eight tries to ease past Italy in Six NationsIreland score eight tries as they ease to a 56-19 bonus-point win over Italy in Dublin in the second round of the Six Nations on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 10, 16:04
Result: Sam Simmonds stars in England opening Six Nations win over ItalyEngland number eight Sam Simmonds scores two tries on his debut as Eddie Jones's side defeats Italy 46-15 in their Six Nations opener.
Feb 4, 16:56
Sergio Parisse: 'England deserved win over Italy'Italy captain Sergio Parisse admits that England deserved their 40-9 victory over his side in their Six Nations clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Feb 14, 22:06
Result: Stade Francais score seven tries against Treviso, secure bonus point by half-timeStade Francais score five tries in the first half to help them overcome Treviso 50-17 in the European Champions Cup.
Dec 12, 17:07
Result: Ireland defeat Italy by seven pointsIreland defeat Italy 16-9 in the Rugby World Cup, with Keith Earls scoring the only try of the match.
Oct 4, 18:35
Live Commentary: Ireland 16-9 Italy - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage as Ireland beat Italy 16-9 to progress to the quarter-finals at the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 4, 16:30
Sergio Parisse returns for Italy against IrelandCaptain Sergio Parisse will make his first appearance of the Rugby World Cup for Italy in Sunday's Pool D contest against Ireland.
Oct 2, 15:21
Italy captain Sergio Parisse back in training, aiming for Ireland clashItaly captain Sergio Parisse returns to training on Tuesday ahead of the Azzuri's clash against Ireland on Sunday, which the number eight aims to be fit for.
Sep 29, 20:04
Live Commentary: Italy 23-18 Canada - as it happenedRecap Sports Mole's coverage of Pool D's Italy against Canada, with the Italians just doing enough in the second half to squeeze a win.
Sep 26, 13:58
Samuela Vunisa comfortable filling in for Sergio ParisseSamuela Vunisa insists that he is comfortable with the responsibility of filling in for Sergio Parisse in the Italy team against France.
Sep 18, 09:57
Rugby World Cup - Pool D previewSports Mole assesses the five nations that will be looking to progress beyond Pool D at the Rugby World Cup.
Sep 17, 12:31
Leonardo Ghiraldini: Sergio Parisse will be "greatly missed"Italy hooker Leonardo Ghiraldini admits that injured captain Sergio Parisse will be missed during the team's opening match at the Rugby World Cup.
Sep 14, 14:20
Sergio Parisse to miss Italy's World Cup openerItaly captain Sergio Parisse will miss his nation's opening World Cup match against France after failing to recover from a haematoma.
Sep 12, 20:48
Enrico Bacchin replaces injured Luca Morisi in Italy squadItaly call up Enrico Bacchin to replace the injured Luca Morisi in their World Cup squad.
Sep 10, 16:06
Italy centre Luca Morisi ruled out of Rugby World CupItaly centre Luca Morisi is ruled out of the upcoming Rugby World Cup after tearing a ligament in his right knee during the warm-up match with Wales.
Sep 9, 20:03
Martin Castrogiovanni: 'Warm-up matches worth risk of injury'Italy centre Martin Castrogiovanni claims that World Cup warm-up matches are worth the risk of injury.
Sep 9, 12:57
Rugby World Cup - Injury doubtsSports Mole looks at some of the players facing fitness battles ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Sep 9, 10:59
Italy captain Sergio Parisse in race to be fit for World Cup openerItaly captain and talisman Sergio Parisse could be out of the Azzurri's Rugby World Cup opener against France after having an operation on his left leg.
Sep 8, 14:59
Marco Bortolami omitted from Italy's Rugby World Cup squadMarco Bortolami misses the cut on Italy's 31-man Rugby World Cup squad, while Michele Visentin and Robert Barbieri are also overlooked.
Aug 24, 19:01
Italian national side stage strike over tournament bonusesItaly's Rugby World Cup preparations have been thrown up in the air following a player strike surrounding bonus payments.
Jun 15, 15:58
England quartet shortlisted for Six Nations awardEngland lead the way in the Six Nations Player of the Tournament shortlist as George Ford, Jonathan Joseph, Billy Vunipola and Ben Youngs are nominated for the award.
Mar 23, 16:45
Result: France dominate Italy in Six Nations encounter at the Stadio OlimpicoFrance keep their slim Six Nations title hopes alive with a 29-0 victory over Italy in Rome.
Mar 15, 17:06
Preview: Italy vs. FranceSports Mole previews the Six Nations clash between France and Italy ahead of the Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy clash in Rome.
Mar 14, 13:36
Sergio Parisse pleased with "fantastic" winItaly captain Sergio Parisse says that the team's win over Scotland at Murrayfield is a "fantastic" result for team.
Feb 28, 17:31
Result: Last-gasp Italy beat ScotlandItaly secure a last-gasp penalty try to beat Scotland 22-19 in the Six Nations at Murrayfield.
Feb 28, 16:20
Jonathan Joseph: 'England showed great spirit to come back'England centre Jonathan Joseph praises his side's "great spirit" in coming back from 5-0 down against Italy to triumph 47-17 in the Six Nations.
Feb 14, 17:28
Result: England recover from early scare to beat ItalyItaly score first but England roar back to win 47-17 in their Six Nations clash at Twickenham.
Feb 14, 16:22
Italy captain Sergio Parisse urges drastic improvement against EnglandItaly must improve if they are going to cause England problems, according to captain Sergio Parisse.
Feb 9, 04:56
Sergio Parisse: 'Italy win will boost confidence'Sergio Parisse believes that a victory for Italy against Samoa next month will give the Azzurri confidence before their Test matches with Australia and South Africa.
Oct 22, 22:26
Result: Scotland victorious against Italy in RomeDuncan Weir's late drop goal paves the way for Scotland's first points of the 2014 Six Nations campaign against Italy in Rome.
Feb 22, 15:23
Result: Wales's Six Nations title defence up and runningWales are off to a winning start in their defence of the Six Nations title after seeing off Italy at the Millennium Stadium.
Feb 1, 16:16
Kieran Read named IRB Player of the YearNew Zealand number eight Kieran Read is named the IRB Player of the Year for 2013.
Dec 3, 16:24
Leigh Halfpenny on IRB player of the year shortlistWales full-back Leigh Halfpenny is one of five players to be nominated for the International Rugby Board's player of the year award.
Nov 23, 18:51
Martin Castrogiovanni to make Barbarians debutThe Barbarians reveal their starting XV for the match with the British and Irish Lions on Saturday, with Martin Castrogiovanni making his debut.
May 29, 07:58
Sergio Parisse upbeat despite European Challenge Cup final defeatStade Francais captain Sergio Parisse remains upbeat after his side's defeat to Leinster in the European Challenge Cup final.
May 18, 01:54
Live Commentary: Stade Francais 13-34 Leinster - as it happenedLive coverage of the European Challenge Cup final between Stade Francais and Leinster.
May 17, 19:00
Result: Italy edge out IrelandItaly secure their first ever Six Nations win against Ireland with a 22-15 victory.
Mar 16, 16:24
Italy's Sergio Parisse free to face EnglandItaly captain Sergio Parisse is available for the weekend's match against England after his ban is cut short.
Mar 6, 14:46
Alex Cuthbert: 'Italy will be tough'Alex Cuthbert says that Wales are expecting Italy to be as strong tomorrow as they were against France in the opening weekend of the 2013 Six Nations.
Feb 22, 22:32
Sergio Parisse out of Six NationsItaly captain Sergio Parisse is handed a 30-day suspension for swearing at a match official while playing for Stade Francais last Saturday.
Feb 20, 17:27