Full name Manuel Nicolas Carizza
Born August 23, 1984, Rosario
Current age 30 years 277 days
Major teams Barbarians, Biarritz, Stormers, Western Province, Argentina
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 251 lb
|IRB Rugby World Cup||2011-2011||4||4||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||2||0||50.00|
|The Rugby Championship||2012-2013||11||9||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||10||1||4.54|
|Test debut||Argentina v South Africa at Buenos Aires, Dec 4, 2004 match details|
|Last Test||Argentina v Scotland at Cordoba, Jun 20, 2014 match details|
|Test Statsguru||Main menu | Career summary | Match list | Most points | Most tries | Tournament list|
Carriza has formed a formidable second-row partnership with compatriot Patricio Albacete though they have been rivals in France's Top 14 with Carriza lining up For Biarritz.
The former Jockey Club de Rosario lock made his debut for Argentina in December 2004 against South Africa but missed out on selection for the 2007 World Cup. He will hope to make amends in the forthcoming World Cup having been named in Santiago Phelan's 30-man squad.