Apr 18, 2015: Gavazzi labels Italy team "pensioners" and laments their 15th-place standing.
Apr 9, 2015: Harlequins coach contracted until 2016 and says he "loves it" at the club
Apr 1, 2015: Ex-All Black fullback pens one-year deal with Italian side
Laws of the Game
Mar 31, 2015: New Zealand officials want greater clarity about the breakdown, for both fans and players, as part of World Rugby's post-World Cup review of the Laws of the Game
Mar 24, 2015: France might have taken a small step towards saving face in denying England the title at Twickenham last Saturday, but none of Philippe Saint-Andre's men has been deemed fit to grace the official shortlist for Six Nations player of the tournament
Mar 23, 2015: Italy's heavy loss at home to Wales has seen them fall behind Georgia in the latest rankings from World Rugby
Mar 21, 2015: Wales piled the pressure on Six Nations title rivals England and Ireland with a stunning second-half performance that saw them storm to a 61-20 victory over Italy in Rome
Mar 20, 2015: Tom May picks three players to put into your fantasy team, and three to leave out
Mar 20, 2015: Italy and France meet at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome on Sunday, with Les Bleus looking to get back to winning ways after successive Six Nations defeats - but their recent record in Italy does make pretty reading...
Mar 19, 2015: Italy captain Sergio Parisse has been ruled out of Saturday's Six Nations clash against Wales at the Stadio Olimpico
Mar 17, 2015: Wales head coach Warren Gatland has made two injury-enforced changes for next Saturday's Six Nations clash against Italy in Rome
Italy 0-29 France, Six Nations
Mar 15, 2015: France kept their slim Six Nations dreams alive with a 29-0 win at Italy on Sunday
Italy v France
Mar 13, 2015: Italy have made three changes for their Six Nations match against France on Sunday
Mar 13, 2015: Tom May picks three players to put into your fantasy team, and three to leave out
Mar 12, 2015: Italy and France meet at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome on Sunday, with Les Bleus looking to get back to winning ways after successive Six Nations defeats - but their recent record in Italy does make pretty reading...
Rugby World Cup 2023
Mar 5, 2015: Italy have confirmed they will bid to host Rugby World Cup in 2023, becoming the first nation to cement their opposition to Ireland
Mar 5, 2015: All Blacks coach Steve Hansen implores rugby to ask itself 'is this really the game we want?', "if we want to encourage people to watch the game"
Mar 4, 2015: Martin Castrogiovanni, who missed Italy's Six Nations win over Scotland at the weekend after being bitten on the nose by a friend's dog, has been dropped for the matches against France and Wales
Mar 3, 2015: Saracens have announced the signing of Italy back-row Samuela Vunisa ahead of next season
Mar 2, 2015: Ireland have leapfrogged England in the World Rugby Rankings following their triumph on Sunday