Antonio Rizzi

6 results

Munster’s last trophy came in 2011 - beating Leinster in the Pro12 final. Photograph: Inpho

Best Club in the World In 2011 the Red Army lorded it over Leinster in Thomond Park a week after their arch-rivals were crowned European champions. T(...)

JJ Hanrahan kicks the late winning penalty to secure Munster’s narrow  victory over Benetton at Thomond Park. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inphodan

Munster 15 Benetton Rugby 13 Munster needed a late JJ Hanrahan penalty from distance to edge past Benetton Rugby, but their last-gasp hero thinks the(...)

Leinster’s Max Deegan passes to Jamison Gibson-Park in their Pro14 clash against Benetton at  Stadio Monigo in Treviso. Photograph: Elena Barbini

Benetton 3 Leinster 31 Leinster clambered back to the summit of the league table with a bonus-point victory over Conference B rivals Benetton, the on(...)

Italy have unearthed a gem in fulllback Matteo Minozzi. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Rome wasn’t built in a day has rarely seemed more apt in a rugby context, as Conor O’Shea strives to orchestrate an Irish-infused revolution in Italia(...)

Italy’s Jacopo Bianchi scores a try. Photograph: Achi Gegenavai/Inpho

Ireland 21 Italy 22 Ireland lost, won and then dramatically lost with the final kick of the match against Italy in their opening game of the Under-20(...)

Johnny McPhillips kicks a penalty for Ireland during the narrow victory over Italy.

Italy Under-20 26 Ireland Under-20 27 Ireland could have lost but escaped with a victory for the second week in a row. The overwhelming feeling will (...)