Another humiliation for Italy in rugby: 52 to 10 in Scotland, sixth consecutive wooden spoon

Another humiliation for Italy in rugby: 52 to 10 in Scotland, sixth consecutive wooden spoon

Italargby closes Six Nations 2021 Fifth defeat in the same race and with the wooden spoon trophy “Victory”, so to speak, for the sixth time in a row. On the lawn of Murfield in Edinburgh, Scotland’s lair, Franco Smith’s XV fails to survive the eleventh ‘wooden spoon’ of its history, the sixth in a row: the Highlanders have actually pitched for 52–10, losing For condemning the blues. Nevertheless, it is the Azurri who start with their head and, at 6, in strength, they break the British Maginot line with Captain Biggie. Garbisi puts him in the transition phase and is served 0-7.

Rugby surrenders unconditionally to Italy

Scotland pays with the same coin and draws the score with a cherry to 10′, but without Hoeg’s receiving additional points. The Scottish captain redeemed himself in the 13th minute, converting van der Merwe’s goal, who finds praise and then slaps it without worry. Italy struggle in defense and, on 19′, after a spot by Garbisi, they find themselves with the man who is down for a yellow card for an illegal tackle by Mori. TookIn Scotland he seizes the opportunity and makes a ‘three of a kind with Graham’ at the age of 21 (Hogg doesn’t transform) Azurri tries to break out of the British hold, but at 28′, it’s up to Jones to fly towards the white line. The opening of the house collides with the AC for 24-10, which leads to the match till the interval.

Scotland didn’t give up till the end

At the start of the second half, Scotland widened the gap by hitting the big target with Cherry, who uses Maul’s work to get his brace. The hog hits the post and it’s late night for Italy, as 11 a.m. ‘Negri turns yellow for repeated fouls. Townsend turns the entire front line and the music doesn’t change, as Steele celebrates 14′ and hogs football with precision that leads 38-10 for the Highlanders, who himself in 20’ with double superiority. Card, third against Italy, trimmed Ioane for a tackle on Hogg. Youn a sanction, which between one change and another, also lamaro, in practically an Italy that is still slipped by Johnson and van der Merwe. Hogg knows his stuff and nails the final 52-10 result.

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the umpteenth humiliation, hopefully the last one too.


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