Antonio Rizzi

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Antonio Rizzi
Date of birth (1998-01-05) 5 January 1998 (age 23)
Place of birth Trieste, Italy
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight86 kg (13 st 8 lb; 190 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Fly-Half
Current team Zebre
Youth career

2014−2016
Leonorso Udine
Mogliano
Senior career
YearsTeamApps(Points)
2016−2017 F.I.R. Academy ()
2017−2018 Petrarca Padova 12 (45)
2018−2020 Benetton 23 (62)
2020− Zebre 21 (78)
Correct as of 15 May 2021
National team(s)
YearsTeamApps(Points)
2016−2018 Italy Under 20 21 (93)
2020− Italy
Correct as of 16 May 2020

Antonio Rizzi (Trieste, 5 January 1998) is an Italian rugby union player. His usual position is as a fly-half and he currently plays for Zebre in Pro14. [1]

In the 2018-19 and 2019–20 Pro14 seasons, he played for Benetton. [2] [3]

He played for the Italy Under 20 team, from 2016 to 2018. [4] In January 2020 Rizzi was named in the Italian squad for the 2020 Six Nations Championship. [5]

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References

  1. "Zebre Rugby - L'apertura Antonio Rizzi primo innesto per la stagione 20/21". Zebre Rugby Club. 22 April 2020.
  2. "ANTONIO RIZZI E' UN NUOVO GIOCATORE DEL BENETTON RUGBY". Benetton Rugby. 6 June 2018.
  3. "BENETTON RUGBY SALUTA GLI 8 LEONI CHE LASCIANO IL CLUB". Benetton Rugby. 16 June 2020.
  4. "ITALIA U20, GLI AZZURRINI PER IL WORLD RUGBY U20 CHAMPIONSHIP". Fir Rugby.
  5. "SEI NAZIONI, L'ITALIA A ROMA PER PREPARARE IL TORNEO". www.federugby.it.