Six Nations Tournament: Scotland beats Italy

Six Nations Tournament: Scotland beats Italy
Six Nations Tournament: Scotland beats Italy

Scotland, out of the title race, came back to victory by setting fire to Italy, already promised final place, its fifth defeat (52-10) and the heaviest of the 2021 Six Nations tournament on Saturday in Edinburgh .

“Nazionale” finished with a wooden spoon for the sixth consecutive year and also broke the tragic record for the most points (239) and tries scored (34) in the competition.

For its part, Scotland temporarily joins Ireland and on Saturday in Dublin before a duel between the XV of Clover and England. The Scots will play the final game late next Friday against France at the Stade de France.

Six Nations Tournament: Scotland beats Italy

After opening the scoring on a group stage (7–0, 6th), Italy quickly weathered the Scottish influence, which allowed the locals to secure an offensive bonus before the break (24–10).

Often punished, especially by three yellow cards, Italy may actually be disappointed with their narrow defeats at home against Wales (25-24) and Ireland (27-24).

River’s win will not celebrate the remorse of Scotland, who stormed the tournament with a resounding success in the tournament against England (11-6), their first champions since 1983 in London.

Italy, after losing 40 points against France, 38 against Ireland, 41 against Wales and therefore 42 against XV du Chardon, showed great consistency in poor performances, -23 passing for a close match against England. Used to be.

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