The Italy (aka 'Italy') are a based Rugby League team.
Final World Cup standings following all the pool matches.
Veteran NRL forward Cameron Ciraldo spent the last night of his playing career in hospital after suffering a rare abdominal injury at the Rugby League World Cup.
Italy second rower Cameron Ciraldo suffered a lacerated pancreas during his country's 16-0 defeat by Tonga at Halifax, the Azzurri management team have announced.
Scotland are through to a unlikely World Cup quarter-final against holders New Zealand after Tonga ended Italy's fairytale run with a 16-0 defeat in Halifax.
All 2013 Rugby League World Cup games will be broadcast live and exclusive on 7mate (channel 73) in Australia. Following the success and popularity of the World Cup all matches will be replayed in full on 7mate later that day.
The Rugby League World Cup has so far surpassed the expectations of Rugby Football League chairman Brian Barwick.
Latest World Cup standings after the completion of two rounds.
Ben Hellewell's second try gave Scotland a creditable draw against Italy in their Rugby League World Cup encounter at Derwent Park.
All 2013 Rugby League World Cup games will be broadcast live and exclusive on 7mate (channel 73) in Australia. Includes links to Perth, Adelaide and Darwin TV schedules.
Wales coach Iestyn Harris offered no excuses after his men were outgunned 32-16 by Italy in their opening Rugby League World Cup game on home soil at the Millennium Stadium.
Wales coach Iestyn Harris is looking forward to seeing his "authentic" Welsh team make their mark in the Rugby League World Cup, starting with the opening day clash with Italy.
Italy head coach Carlo Napolitano has named his 19 man squad to play Wales at the Millenium Stadium on Saturday kicking off at 4:30pm (UK), 2:30am (AEDT), 1:30am (QLD).
Warrington centre Rhys Evans is set to make his Wales senior debut alongside twin brother Ben in Saturday's Rugby League World Cup clash with Italy.
Wales captain Craig Kopczak is confident his side have the talent to make an impact on the World Cup and will be looking to his teammates in the pack to lead the way.
All 2013 Rugby League World Cup games will be broadcast live and exclusive on 7mate (channel 73) in Australia.
FIRL President Orazio D'Arro has said that his nation’s 15-14 over co-hosts England in a World Cup warm up match at Salford is, “a great moment for the game in Italy.”
England suffered a shock 15-14 loss to minnows Italy - led by Sydney Roosters captain Anthony Minichiello - in a rugby league World Cup warm-up match on Saturday, just a week before the tournament starts.
The Rugby League World Cup is just two weeks away. Here's a look at the strongest line-ups for each competing nation:
Italy Team Details
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