Italy is a developing rugby nation. The Azzurri are improving with each international competition they enter.
Italy captain Sergio Parisse warned his side they must improve defensively after their 53-17 win over Russia in Nelson.
Italy recorded their biggest-ever World Cup victory as they powered past Russia 53-17 in Pool C at Trafalgar Park.
Italy have no choice but to bag a full house of points in Tuesday's Pool C clash with Russia at Nelson's Trafalgar Park.
Italy coach Nick Mallett has retained just three of his starting XV from the loss to Australia for the clash with Russia.
Australia beat Italy 32-6 to get their World Cup Pool C campaign off and running with a bonus-point win over Italy at North Harbour Stadium.
Italy coach Nick Mallett says facing Australia first up is a daunting task for the Azzurri ahead of Sunday's World Cup Pool C clash.
Italy coach Nick Mallett has made two changes to his line-up for the World Cup clash with Australia on Sunday.
Scotland head coach Andy Robinson was pleased with an improved display in the 23-12 win over Italy on Saturday.
Scotland warmed up for the World Cup with a second win in two EMC Tests by defeating Italy 23-12 at Murrayfield on Saturday.
Scotland number eight Richie Vernon hopes to run Italy ragged in Saturday's EMC Test at Murrayfield to earn his Rugby World Cup place.
Italy coach Nick Mallett has made 11 changes to his starting line-up for Saturday's World Cup warm-up match against Scotland at Murrayfield.
Italy were given a major scare by Japan before they claimed a hard-fought 31-24 victory in their World Cup warm-up match in Cesena on Saturday.
Italy were made to work for a 31-24 win over Japan in a World Cup warm-up match at the Stadio Manuzzi.
Italy coach Nick Mallett has named a 30-man squad for the World Cup in New Zealand.
Sergio Parisse predicts Italy's World Cup campaign will hinge on their critical group clash with Ireland.
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