Latin Cup - Tarbes, 26 October 1997
Italy (23) 55 - 32 (18) Romania (FT)

Teams

Italy Romania
Tries Dallan, de Carli, Francescato 2, Sgorlon, Vaccari Tries Girbu, Radoi 2, Solomie
Cons Dominguez 5 Cons Tofan 3
Pens Dominguez 5 Pens Tofan 2

Notes

 
Result Italy won by a margin of 23 points
 
Ground name Stade Maurice-Trélut, Tarbes (neutral venue)
Attendance 10000
 
Referee R Duhau
 
Italy Test debuts A Moretti
Romania Test debuts none

Other scores

1999 Rugby World Cup Qualifier
Netherlands 49 - 7 Poland Amsterdam
Latin Cup
France 32 - 27 Argentina Tarbes
Allied Dunbar Premiership
Bristol Bears 22 - 15 Northampton Saints Bristol
London Irish 22 - 17 Wasps The Avenue
Newcastle Falcons 18 - 12 Richmond Newcastle
Saracens 42 - 24 Gloucester Rugby Watford